Information Systems: Networking

Information Systems: Networking Associate in Science Degree 2020-2021

(Major #C.693B.AS)

The Associate in Science Degree is designed to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a career in Information Systems. Students completing the Business Department core courses and the Information Systems core courses and one of the four options (IT support, Networking, Web Design, or Programming) will be able to enter the workforce with a comprehensive understanding of computer basics and a computing specialty (option) that can be applied in business, government, or education.

Major requirements (31 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Required Courses:
Course Course Description Units
BA 5 Business Communications 3
BA 10 Introduction to Business 3
IS 13 or
IS 50A
Database Essentials or
Introduction to Game Programming
1.5 -
IS 15 Computer Concepts 3
IS 16 Word Processing 1.5
IS 18 Spreadsheet Fundamentals 1.5
IS 40A Web Development with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript 3
IS 61 Computer Building and Configuration 1.5
IS 62 Computer & Communication Essentials Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4
IS 63 Computer Networking Fundamentals 3
IS 64 Computer Networking II 3
Complete one course from the following:
Course Course Description Units
BA 39 or
MATH 5A or
MATH 103 or
Finite Mathematics for Business or
Math Analysis I or
Intermediate Algebra or
Elementary Statistics
3 or
5 or
5 or
  1. Operate commonly used computer hardware and office software.
  2. Identify the categories of software by their purpose and provide examples of each category.
  3. Plan, design, and write stand-alone computer programs.
  4. Apply structured logic in analyzing and solving problems.
  5. Develop a well-designed relational database.
  6. Create a Web document that contains hyperlinks, graphics, tables and forms.
  7. Demonstrate a breadth of knowledge of networking its uses in the business environment.

Faculty Advisor(s): Nabors

2020-2021 Information Systems: Networking Associate in Science Degree