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Information Technology Administration, A.S. Certificate

Program Information

A.S. Certificate - Code 0902 - Catalog 2017/2018

Anindya Paul, Chair, 386-506-4155, paula@DaytonaState.edu

Luke Sui, Assistant Chair, suil@daytonastate.edu

Linda Sullivan, 386-506-4154, Linda.Sullivan@daytonastate.edu

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes

Mission:

The certificate program provides the student a basic understanding of the technology used in web development along with proficiency in hardware and software tools. The program is aligned with the industry standards and prepares students for further education and careers in Information Technology cluster. The program incorporates innovative teaching methods, uses latest technology, thus encouraging student success.

Description:

The certificate program in Information Technology Administration provides the student a solid understanding of web based technology. The student develops proficiency with hardware and software installation, networked environment, development and use software tools and web programming language in building, maintaining and optimizing websites for personal and business use. The content prepares students to work in Internet, Intranet, and Extranet environments; installing and configuring Intranet and web based resources. Program courses transitions directly into Associate of Science in Internet Services Technology and other Associate degree programs.

Outcomes:

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  1. Design and implement websites with logical structure, organization, and navigation.
  2. Demonstrate understanding of networked environments, hardware and software.
  3. Assess, evaluate and understand installation and configuration of computer hardware and related software.
  4. Evaluate and support web design/development and web site management activities.
  5. Create web pages using web coding languages to support e-commerce-related tasks.

Note: To ensure Financial Aid program eligibility, students need to also be accepted to the parallel associate degree program.

Approximate Additional Costs

Program Tuition and Fees: $1843*

Access Fee: $47 ($1.35 per credit)

Assessment Fee: $31

Lab Fees: $15

Textbook Estimate: varies depending on new, used, renting, or e-books

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: All students are encouraged to apply for federal and state student financial assistance by completing the FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov. For more information on grant, loans and work programs, please see the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships

Additional Admission Requirements

  • Prior to enrollment in college-level English or math courses, some students may be advised to complete college preparatory/developmental course work. See an Academic Advisor to determine developmental course requirements.

Careers

Most of these courses count towards the AS degree in Networking Services Technology, and some courses could be applied towards AS degrees in Computer Programming and Analysis, Computer Information Technology, Internet Services Technology, and Computer Engineering Technology.

The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on the any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org.

Program Length: The typical length of this program is two (2) semesters. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2013-14) for this field at 88%.

11-3021.00 Computer and Information Systems Managers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-3021.00

15-1021.00 Computer Programmers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1021.00

15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialists http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1041.00 Bright Outlook

For additional Information on wages, trends and career videos:

http://www.careerinfonet.org/occ_rep.asp?opstatus=011000000&soccode=113021&id=1nodeid=2&stfips=12&search=Go

Note: Need help preparing for your job search? Login to Daytona State's Career Services Online (CSO) to create your personal career account, or email your Daytona State College Career Advisor.

Program Specific Courses

CET2154A+ Computer Repair

4

CTS1851Internet Web Foundations (HTML, CSS)

3

CGS2820Web Programming (JavaScript, Ajax, ASP.Net)

3

COP1000Principles of Computer Programming

3

CIS2949Cooperative Education Experience in Computer and Information Systems

1

Computer Elective (choose 3 credit hrs)

CGS2821Advanced Web Programming (XML, ASP.Net, SQL Server)

3

COP2360C# Programming

3

COP2800Computer Programming Java

3

Sample Program of Study

1st Semester

CET2154A+ Computer Repair

4

CTS1851Internet Web Foundations (HTML, CSS)

3

COP1000Principles of Computer Programming

3

2nd Semester

CGS2820Web Programming (JavaScript, Ajax, ASP.Net)

3

Elective

3

CIS2949Cooperative Education Experience in Computer and Information Systems

1

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.

Total Credit Hours: 18