Information and Computer Science Requirements

Associate in Science, Information and Computer Science, 60 credits

Course Alpha Course Title Credits
Core Requirements
ICS 101 Digital Tools for the Information World 3
ICS 110M Introduction to Programming 3
ICS 111 Introduction to Computer Science I 3
ICS 125 Personal Computer Maintenance and Repair 3
ICS 129 Introduction to Databases 3
ICS 171 Introduction to Computer Security 3
ICS 184 Introduction to Networking 3
ICS 240 Operating Systems 3
ICS 270 Systems Analysis 3
  Core Credits 27
General Education Requirements
ENG 100 Composition 1 3
ENG 225 or
ENG 209
Technical Writing (3) or
Business Writing (3)
3
SP 151 or
SP 251
Personal and Public Speech (3) or
Principles of Effective Public Speaking (3)
3
ICS 170 Ethics for the Digital World 3
ICS 141 or
MATH 103 or
MATH 135
Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science (3) or
College Algebra (3) or
Precalculus: Elementary Functions (3)
3
FG One Global Multicultural Perspectives course (see counselor for full list) 3
DS One Social Sciences course (see counselor for full list) 3
  Gen Ed Credits 21
Specialization Requirements, select one
Specialization: Network Support Specialist
  • ICS 172 Network Design and Administration (3)
  • ICS 215 Introduction to Scripting (3)
  • ICS 283Advanced Network Design and Administration (3)

Specialization: Information Security Specialist

  • ICS 215 Introduction to Scripting (3)
  • ICS 281Ethical Hacking (3)
  • ICS 282Computer Forensics (3)

Specialization: Software Developer Specialist

  • ICS 211 Introduction to Computer Science II (3)
  • ICS 212 Program Structure (3)
  • ICS 241 Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science II (3)
 
Specialization Credits 9
Elective Requirements
any college course 100 or higher, not chosen or required above (3)  
Elective Credits 3
  Total Degree Credits 60

Academic Subject Certificate, Information and Computer Science, 15 credits

Course Alpha Course Title Credits
ICS 111 Intro to Computer Science I 3
ICS 141 Discrete Math for Computer Science I 3
ICS 211 Intro to Computer Science II 3
ICS 212 or
ICS 215
Program Structure (3) or
Introduction to Scripting (3)
3
ICS 241 Discrete Math for Computer Science II 3
  Total Credits 15