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  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Computer Information Technology (B.S.)


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Bulletin/Catalog Year 2017-2018

College of Science and Mathematics

Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

 


Location: Maynard Mathematics and Computer Science Building 206
Phone: 931-221-7840
Website: http://www.apsu.edu/csci/index.php

Description of Major

The Computer Information Technology major prepares students for a career in certain professional job tracks within the information technology field.  These tracks include Web administrator, database administrator, and network administrator.

General Education Core


 

  Credit Hours
see Common Core 41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Major Core Requirements


Database Administration


The Database Administration Concentration trains  students  in  the  design, implementation,  and  administration  of  databases,  including those accessed by Web applications.

Internet and Web Technology


The Internet  and  Web Technology Concentration trains  students  in  the  development and support   of Internet and Web applications.  It   emphasizes the construction of Web sites and the use of scripting languages.

Networking


The   Networking Concentration provides students with an in depth understanding  of  the  foundations  of  data  communication and modern  networking  technology  and  develops  the  technical skills needed to deploy and manage an enterprise network in a secure computing environment.

Minor


A minor is required.  Any minor except the Computer Networking Minor is acceptable.

Total Program Hours 120-121


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