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This program teaches advanced technical skills for students and working professionals that have completed an Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer and Information Technology. Concentration areas allow students to expand their skill in the specialty area of their choice. This certificate is also accepted as the third year of study at other institutions that articulate a joint Bachelors of Applied Science degree with the College of Southern Nevada.
Student Learning Outcomes
Develop system design specifications based on prescribed criteria.
Code systems within the scope of concentration area.
Debug systems within the scope of concentration area.
Recommend hardware and/or software within scope of concentration area.
Formulate advanced project management timetables and costs.
Incorporate scalability and redundancy into system designs.
General Education Requirements (9 Credits)
Mathematics (3 Credits)
NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.
REMINDER: If a student does not place into the correct college-level MATH course, they are required to complete a preparatory or prerequisite course(s) or attempt to gain a higher score on the MATH placement exam. Such preparatory or prerequisite courses are not part of the degree, may delay degree completion, and will cause the student to complete more credits then the total listed on this degree.
English (3-5 Credits)
NOTE: Your first college-level ENG course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.