Associate of Science in Computer Information Technology – 2149

Career Pathway: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)
Location(s): Courses for this program are offered at all BC locations.
Program Entrance Requirements: HS Diploma or GED
Program Description: The Computer Information Technology Associate in Science degree exposes students to applications programming, networking, systems administration, database management, information security, project management and web development. It is designed for students seeking the skills set needed to be successful in their careers in the field of information technology. Visit the program’s website for more information.

Build Your Education

  • IT Support Specialist (TC 1) 6337
  • Business Intelligence Professional (TC 2) 6339
  • Computer Information Technology AS 2149
  • Bachelor of Applied Science

Big Data Technologies Specialization

Recommended Course Sequence

Full TimePart TimeCourse IDDescriptionCreditsTC 1TC 2 6339
Total Program Credit Hours601820
Term 2Term 3 CTS1134CNetwork+4X
 STA1001Pathway to Statistics3X
Term 4 CIS1513CProject Management4X
 CGS1510CExcel Data Analysis3E TC 1X
Term 3Term 5 STA2023Statistics (Recommended)3
 PHI2010
or
 THE2000
Introduction to Philosophy
or
Theatre Appreciation (Recommended)
3
Term 4Term 6 COP1700CIntroduction to Database and MySQL3X
CAP2760CIntro to Data Analytics 3X
Term 7 ISM2402CAnalyzing and Visualizing Data with Power Bi4X
 EVR1001Environmental Science (Recommended)3
Term 5Term 8 COP2071C
SQL Fundamentals4XTC 2
 ECO2013
or
 POS2041
Principles of Macroeconomics (Recommended)
Or
National Government
3
Term 9 ISM3139CAdvanced Data Visualization with Excel3
ISM3013CInformation Systems Management3
  • IT Support Specialist (TC 1) 6337
  • Information Technology Analyst (TC 2) 6338
  • Computer Information Technology AS 2149
  • Bachelor of Applied Science

Information Technology Specialization

Recommended Course Sequence

Full TimePart TimeCourse IDDescriptionCreditsTC 1TC 2 6338
Total Program Credit Hours601827
Term 2Term 3 CTS1134CNetwork+4XX
CTS2375Ccloud+3EX
Term 4 CIS1513CProject Management and Project+4X TC 1X
 STA2023
or
 MGF1107
Statistics (Recommended)
or
Survey of Mathematics
3
Term 3Term 5 CTS1111CLinux+4
 PHI2010
or
THE2000
Introduction to Philosophy
or
Theatre Appreciation (Recommended)
3
Term 4Term 6 COP1700CIntroduction to Database and MySQL3X
CTS2376C Managing MS Office 3653E
Term 7 CTS2377CEnabling Office 3654
 EVR1001Environmental Science (Recommended)3
Term 5Term 8 CTS2120C
Security+4
 ECO2013
or
 POS2041
Principles of Macroeconomics (Recommended)
or
National Government
3
Term 9Elective*Math, internship or IT Elective #3
 ISM3013CInformation Systems Management3X TC 2
  • IT Support Specialist (TC 1) 6337
  • GIS Specialist (TC 2) 6340
  • Computer Information Technology AS 2149
  • Bachelor of Applied Science

Graphical Information Systems Specialization

Recommended Course Sequence

Full TimePart TimeCourse IDDescriptionCreditsTC 1TC 2 6340
Total Program Credit Hours601821
Term 2Term 3 CGS1510CExcel Data Analysis3EX
 CTS1134CNetwork+4X
Term 4 GIS1000CMapping3X
 STA2023
or
 MGF1107
Statistics (Recommended)
or
Survey of Mathematics
3
Term 3Term 5 GIS1040CIntroduction to Geographic Information Systems I3X
 PHI2010
or
 THE2000
Introduction to Philosophy
or
Theatre Appreciation (Recommended)
3
Term 4Term 6 CIS1513CProject Management4X TC 1
COP1700CIntroduction to Database and MySQL3X
Term 7 GIS1042CIntroduction to Geographic Information Systems II3X
 EVR1001Environmental Science (Recommended)3
Term 5Term 8 GIS1030CRemote Sensing & Applications3
 ECO2013
or
 POS2041
Principles of Macroeconomics (Recommended)
Or
National Government
3
Term 9 GIS1047CApplications of Geographic Information Systems3E
Elective*Math, internship or IT Elective #3
 ISM3013CInformation Systems Management3X TC 2
  • IT Support Specialist (TC 1) 6337
  • Entrepreneurship (TC 2) 6311
  • Computer Information Technology AS 2149
  • Bachelor of Applied Science

Entrepreneurship Specialization

Recommended Course Sequence

Full TimePart TimeCourse IDDescriptionCreditsTC 1TC 2
Total Program Credit Hours601812
Term 1Term 1 ISM1149CSTEM IT Skills and Competencies3
 COP1000CIntroduction to Programming3X
Term 2 ENC1101Composition I3
 CTS1133CA+ Comprehensive4X
Term 2Term 3 CTS1134CNetwork+4X
 APA1111C Introduction to Accounting3X
Term 4 CIS1513CProject Management and Project+4X
 CGS1510CExcel Data Analysis3E
Term 3Term 5 STA2023Statistics3
 PHI2010
or
THE2000
Introduction to Philosophy
or
Theatre Appreciation (Recommended)
3
Term 4Term 6 COP1700CIntroduction to Database Design and MySQL3X TC 1
 GEB2011Introduction to Business3E
Term 7 MAR1011Principles of Marketing3X
 EVR1001Environmental Science (Recommended)3
Term 5Term 8 GEB2112Entrepreneurship3X TC 2
 ECO2013
or
 POS2041
Principles of Macroeconomics (Recommended)
or
National Government
3
Term 9Elective*Math, Internship or IT Elective #3
 ISM3013CInformation Systems Management3
 CIS2910CIT Entrepreneurship Capstone4X

Notes: Students are encouraged to consult the Course Information Table for a detailed list of all requisite requirements. Students should complete all Core Computing Requirements before completing specialization courses. *Student may have to take STA1001 or MAT1033 based on placement score. # – Any course with a computing prefix. E – identifies an elective course for the certificate, any IT course can be used to fulfill this requirement.

These are only recommended course sequences.

Students are strongly encouraged to meet with an advisor to create a personalized educational plan.

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Program Highlights


Prior Learning

 

Credit for Prior Learning: Accelerate your path to completion with these options:

  • Credit by exam
  • Earned Industry certifications
  • Prior Learning Assessment
  • And much more…

Industry Certifications

 

Industry Certifications: Upon completing this program, graduates will be eligible to sit for the following industry certifications/licenses:

  • CompTIA A+
  • Network+
  • Security+
  • CIW Database Design
  • Linux+
  • CIW Data Analyst
  • CIW Web Foundations
  • Microsoft MCSA

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Fund Education

 

This Program is Financial Aid eligible. Scholarships may be available. This program is part of the Career Source Broward ITA List.