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Programming & IT Network Support AAS-T
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Take the first step to become an IT Professional. Graduates of the Programming & IT Network Support degree are dually prepared for both the workplace and to transfer into the Application Development Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) Degree program. Learn beginning programming, networking, and troubleshooting skills so you can get an entry-level IT job as you pursue your BAS degree. 
Learning Outcomes
  • Students will meet the perquisite requirements for entrance into the Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Application Development
  • Students will apply scientific or technical knowledge in order to understand issues, solve problems, and engage in useful and responsible practices in computer programming
  • Troubleshoot hardware & network problems
  • Install and configure software & upgrades
  • Install, configure & test network devices, servers & workstations
  • Function effectively as a member of a team
Prerequisites
Many classes have prerequisites. For courses with prerequisites, students must prove eligibility prior to registering for those courses by testing or by having satisfied prior course work requirements. Course work earned at other institutions must be unofficially evaluated or approved by a program advisor before registering. Courses in this degree with pre-requisites are marked with an asterisk (*).  Programming & IT Network Support AAS-T Prerequisites: 
Curriculum
Course Number General Education/Related Instruction  Credit Hours
ENGL&101* English Composition I 5
MATH&141* Pre-Calculus I 5
MATH&146* Intro to Statistics 5
HUM105 or SOC101 Intercultural Communication or Intro to Sociology 5
US Cultures or Global Studies See Elective Groups below 5
Natural World Lab Science See Elective Groups below 5
Course Number Degree Requirements  (61 credits) Credit Hours
CSC110* Introduction to Computer Programming 5
CSC111 *or BUS169

Computers for Math and Science or Using Computers in Business 1 

5
CSC142* Computer Programming 1     5
IT109 ITIL Foundation Certification Preparation  1
IT111 Internet and Web authoring     5
IT122* Network Operating Systems 1     5
IT125 Structured Query Language & SQL Server  5
IT126* Network Operating Systems 3     5
IT135 UNIX Operating System     5
IT138* UNIX for Network Administration     5
IT142* Network Management Cisco 1     5
IT144* Network Management Cisco 2   5
Technical Elective See Elective Groups below 5
Total Credits -- Minimum
91.00
Sequence
Elective Groups

Technical Electives

This requirement may be fulfilled from the following list of approved courses.

Global Studies

These courses are currently approved to fulfill the Global Studies requirement of the AA degree. Please check with your advisor for recommendations and special conditions that may apply.

US Cultures

These courses are currently approved to fulfill US Cultures requirement of the AA degree. Please check with your advisor for recommendations and special conditions that may apply.

Natural World Lab Science

These courses are currently approved to fulfill the Natural World Lab Science elective requirement of this degree. Please check with your advisor for recommendations and special conditions that may apply.
Notes

What Skills do I need to be successful in this field?

What are some potential job titles?

  • Network Technician, Network Support Technician, System Support Technician, Technical Support Technician, Datacenter Technician, Helpdesk Specialist, Application Programmer, UNIX Programmer

Wages, employment trends and pathways

Program Contact

Robert Bunge  (206) 934-4530                  
 Robert.bunge@seattlecolleges.edu

NSC Advising Office

(206) 934-3658                  
https://resources.northseattle.edu/advising

Program Website

https://resources.northseattle.edu/career/degrees/programming-it-network-support-aas-t

Effective beginning: Fall 2014 
Programming & IT Network Support AAS-T
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Degree Type
AAS - T