Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

Minors

IT Technical Minor (ITE)

24 Credit Hours

College of Engineering

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Minor Description

The IT Technical minor provides a small core of three essential technical courses meant to provide students with the conceptual and technical basis necessary to deal with more advanced topics. Rounding out the IT Technical minor are five electives to be chosen from a larger set of courses. Students are expected to develop a conceptual understanding of the IT field while developing programming skills they may apply to strengthen their major.

Total Minor Hours - 24 Hours

Core Information

This Information Technology Technical Minor is a 24 credit hour program that is open to all students, except for Information Technology, Computer Science or Computer Engineering majors, who meet the prerequisites listed.

Core Courses - 9 Hours

Required Courses:
  • CGS 3303 IT Concepts (a prerequisite is required for this course)
  • COP 3515 Program Design for Information Technology (a prerequisite is required for this course)
  • EEL 4854 Data Structures and Algorithms for IT (prerequisites required for this course)

Elective Courses - 15 Hours

Electives (choose five course from the list below):

  • CDA 3101 Computer Organization for Information Technology (prerequisites required for this course)
  • CEN 3722 Human Computer Interfaces for Information Technology
  • CEN 4031 Software Engineering Concepts for IT (prerequisites required for this course)
  • CIS 4361 Information Technology Security Management
  • CIS 4412 Information Technology Resource Management
  • COP 4610 Operating Systems for Information Technology (prerequisites required for this course)
  • COP 4610L Operating Systems Laboratory for IT (prerequisites required for this course)
  • COP 4703 Database Systems for Information Technology (prerequisites required for this course)
  • CIS 39XX Special Topics in Information Technology
  • CIS 49XX Special Topics in Information Technology
  • COP 39XX Special Topics in Information Technology
  • COP 49XX Special Topics in Information Technology
  • ETG 39XX Special Topics in Information Technology
  • ETG 49XX Special Topics in Information Technology

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There are additional requirements for this minor such as grade, GPA, and/or foreign language requirements.

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