Information Technology, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The post-certificate in Information Technology is designed to provide students with the basic theoretical knowledge and technical skills required by today's information technology professionals. This certificate is also offered in a distance delivery format (online).

Students who successfully complete the certificate in Information Technology will: (outcomes)

  • possess a foundation of technical and administrative skills needed to begin a career in the area of information technology
  • provide solutions for organizations with respect to hardware, software, communication, planning, design, implementation, and support of various technologies
  • employ research and critical thinking for analyzing and solving organizational challenges
  • understand various components of the information technology, including hardware, software, communication, planning, design, implementation, and support
  • propose solutions and apply troubleshooting strategies to deal with various technical problems

The Post-certificate in Information Technology (IT) courses are also all available to students in an online and Web video conferencing format using our state-of-the-art technologies.

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Information Technology Courses (18 credits)

  • IT 190 - Microcomputer Operating Systems*
  • IT 200 - Foundations of Information Technology*
  • IT 310 - Telecommunications and Computer Networks
  • IT 338 - Web Design, Authoring and Publishing
  • IT 426 - Databases
  • Approved 3-credit upper level CS/IT elective

*Advanced students may earn credits for the CAT102, IT190, or IT200 courses by test-out examination. Please reference the Credit by Examination policy.

A grade of C or higher is required in all certificate courses.