Certificate of Information Technology (CIP Code: 11.0101)
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Program Title: Information Technology Certificate
Completion Award: Certificate of Information Technology
Contact Hours: 270
Outside Study Hours: 540
Pre-requisite: Highschool Diploma, GED or its equivalent is required for admission.
Semester Credits: 18 hours
Program Duration: 36 weeks
Cost per Credit Hour: $249
Course Materials and Fees: $125 per course
Total Tuition: $4,482
Total Course Materials and Fees: $750**
Total Cost of the I.T. Certificate: $5,232 (including course materials and fees)
** For a detailed breakdown and description of the course materials, please refer to Course Materials under the Student Services section of the catalog.
With an ever changing environment in the global community, people at all level of employment will need to have a foundation in information technology. This certificate is designed to let students explore a range of information technology subjects before they decide on an area of specialization. The program is designed in a manner which allows graduates of the program to obtain marketable skills upon graduation of this program alone. All of the courses are transferable with full credit to higher education programs offered at the University.
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate should be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of current Microsoft Office Suite products.
- Identify and evaluate computer systems issues and implement effective remediation policies.
- Utilize and define the computer system components and application system operation characteristics.
- Explain and employ specific knowledge and skills attributable to a set of courses chosen by the student.
* This course has a proctored final exam. Please refer to the Proctored Examination Policy and Procedure in the College Catalog or on the website at: www.abtu.acot.edu/policies/
Upon successfully completing this program the graduate should qualify to fill entry-level positions in the corporate office structure and other positions requiring utilization of the concepts and skills of Information Technology.
Disclaimer: Many companies, particularly within the Information Technology field, may require background checks and/or drug screenings as a qualification for employment.
Information Technology Certificate
|Course Code||Course Name||Course Type||Credits|
|CIS-100||IT (Information Technology) Fundamentals||Core||3|
|CIS-110||Integrated Business Applications||Core||3|
|Please select 4 courses from the pool of elective courses below|
|CIS-130||Relational Database Management||Elective||3|
|PMM-190||Information Technology Project Management||Elective||3|
|CIT-150||Website Design and Development||Elective||3|
|CIS-140||Programming Logic and Design||Elective||3|
|CIS-150||Programming in MS Visual Basic I||Elective||3|
|CIS-160||Programming in MS Visual Basic II||Elective||3|
|CIS-200||Java Programming I||Elective||3|
|CIS-210||Java Programming II||Elective||3|
|CIN-160||Windows 2008 Server I||Elective||3|
|CIN-200||Windows 2008 Server II||Elective||3|
|CST-200||Principles of Information Security||Elective||3|
|CIN-150||Computer Networking for LANs to WANs||Elective||3|
|CIN-170||Windows 2008 Server Networking I||Elective||3|
|CIN-210||Windows 2008 Server Networking II||Elective||3|
|CIN-310||Computer Practical Applications||Elective||3|
|Total Program Credits||18|