ICS Certificates Requirements

Certificate of Achievement, Information and Computer Science, 30 credits

Course Alpha Course Title Credits
First Semester
ICS 101 Digital Tools for the Information World 3
ICS 110M Introduction to Programming 3
ICS 129 Introduction to Databases 3
ENG 100 Composition I 3
MATH 103 or
MATH 135 or higher or
ICS 141
College Algebra (3) or
Pre-calc: Elementary Functions (3) or
Discrete Math for Computer Sci I (3)
3
  Semester credits 15
Second Semester
ICS 111 Introduction to Computer Science I 3
ICS 125 Personal Computer Maintenance and Repair 3
ICS 170 Ethics for the Digital World 3
ICS 184 Introduction to Networking 3
SP 151
or SP 251
Personal and Public Speech (3) or
Principles of Effective Public Speaking (3)
3
Semester credits 15
  Total Credits 30

Certificate of Achievement, Information Security, 30 credits

Course Alpha Course Title Credits
First Semester
ICS 111 Introduction to Computer Science I 3
ICS 170 Ethics for the Digital World 3
ICS 171 Introduction to Computer Security 3
ICS 184 Introduction to Networking 3
ICS 240 Operating Systems 3
  Semester credits 15
Second Semester
ICS 129 Introduction to Databases 3
ICS 125 Personal Computer Maintenance and Repair 3
ICS 215 Introduction to Scripting 3
ICS 281 Ethical Hacking 3
ICS 282 Computer Forensics 3
Semester credits 15
  Total Credits 30