Information Technology Professional Diploma ITP4

The IT Professional diploma will emphasize specialized training in home and corporate networking, computer maintenance, operating system installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting, information security, computer programming; and web site design. These skills represent the subset of knowledge expected from graduates in the MGTC service area. The program graduate receives a diploma and is employable as an information technology specialist, help desk support specialist, network installation specialist, PC repair technician, or network administrator.

Curriculum Outline

First Semester

SEMN 1000First Semester Seminar

0

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

EMPL 1000Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev

2

CIST 1001Computer Concepts

4

ENGL 1010Fundamentals of English I

3

or

ENGL 1101Composition and Rhetoric

3

Second Semester

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics

3

or

MATH 1111College Algebra

3

CIST 1305Program Design and Development

3

CIST 1130Operating Systems Concepts

3

Third Semester
CIST 1122Hardware Install&Maintenance

4

CIST 2411Microsoft Client

4

Fourth Semester
CIST 1401Computer Networking Fundament

4

CIST 1601Information Security Fund

3

XXXX xxxxOccupational Guided Electives*

6

Fifth Semester
CIST 2412Microsoft Server Directory

4

or

CIST 2413Microsoft Server Infra

4

or

CIST 2414Microsoft Server Administrator

4

CIST 2541Web Animation II

3

CIST 2452Cisco Routing and Concepts

4

CIST 2311Visual Basic I

4

or

CIST 2361C++ Programming I

4

or

CIST 2371Java Programming I

4

Total Credit Hours: 58