Information Technology

Information Technology
Hours77 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

requirement 1 Complete 9 courses
requirement 2 Complete 1 course
requirement 3 Complete 14 courses
Note: IT 210B and 252 must be completed with a C or higher grade prior to enrollment in 300-level IT courses.
requirement 4 Complete 1.5 hours from the following course(s)
Take the following 3 times:
requirement 5 Complete 9.0 hours from the following course(s)
Courses outside of those listed here must be pre-approved by the program.
requirement 6
Complete department packet and exit interview.
Program Outcomes: 

Computing and Mathematics

(a) An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline

Problem Analysis

(b) An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution

Computer-based Solutions

(c) An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs

Working on Teams

(d) An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal

Professional and Global Responsibilities

(e) An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities

Effective Communication

(f) An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences

Local and Global Impact

(g) An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society

Professional Development

(h) Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development

Computing Practice

(i) An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice

Technical Concepts and Practices

(j) An ability to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies

User Needs

(k) An ability to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.

Integrating IT-based Solutions

(l) An ability to effectively integrate IT-based solutions into the user environment.

Best Practices and Standards

(m) An understanding of best practices and standards and their application.

Project Planning

(n) An ability to assist in the creation of an effective project plan.