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Information Technology

 

The Information Technology (IT) curriculum prepares graduates for employment in the technology sector as designers, testers, support technicians, system administrators, developers, or programmers who use computer software and\or hardware to design, process, implement and manage information systems in specialties such as database services, security, business intelligence, healthcare informatics and others depending on the technical path selected within this curriculum.

 

   Three Different Information Technology Associate's Degree Concentrations(visit links for each) are available:

Course Work

 

Course work includes development of a student’s ability to create, store, communicate, exchange and use information to solve technical issues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, information security and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study.

 

About Our Curriculum

 

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.

 
Career Information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the United States Department of Labor:
 
 
Degrees offered:
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 
Program Major Code
CIP Code 
Information Systems-Associate Degree A25590A 11.0103
Information Systems-Certificate (Basic) C25590A 11.0103
Information Systems-Certificate (Basic) / Pathway C25590AP 11.0103
Information Systems-Certificate (Advanced) C25590B 11.0103
Software & Web Development-Associate Degree A25590C 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Basic) C25590E 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Basic) / Pathway
C25590EP 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Advanced) C25590F 11.0103
Web Admin & Design-Associate Degree
A25590D 11.0103
Web Admin & Design-Certificate (Basic) C25590G 11.0103
Web Admin & Design-Certificate (Basic) / Pathway C25590GP 11.0103
Web Admin & Design-Certificate (Advanced) C25590H 11.0103
 
Related classes and additional information can be found in the MTCC Catalog.
 
Advisor:
Ed Walsh @ 828.652.0643