The CIT Fundamentals Certificate offers students the opportunity to earn a credential demonstrating basic competency in the area of computers. The certificate consists of a natural progression of classes that are required for the Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer & Information Technologies. It gives those who are unable, or do not need, to complete a degree away of demonstrating their level of computer proficiency.
26 Credit Hours
Upon completion of this program, the graduate can:
- Use computer terminology.
- Explore computer hardware and software.
- Employ basic diagnostic tools to identify and solve hardware and software problems in multiple operating systems.
- Use logic and design methods to understand computational thinking.
- Explore database fundamentals.
- Manage and use network applications.
- Describe communication protocols for computer networks.
- Implement basic computer system security measures.
- Use a programming language to design and run basic level programs.
- CIT 105 - Introduction to Computers
- CIT 111 - Computer Hardware and Software
- CIT 120 - Computational Thinking
- CIT 170 - Database Design Fundamentals
- CIT 180 - Security Fundamentals