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2024-2025 NOVA Catalog 
2024-2025 NOVA Catalog

Information Technology, A.S.

Location(s): AL, AN, LO, MA, NOL, WO

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CIP Code: 11.0103

NOVA Code: 3400 

Purpose: This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in information technology.

Transfer Information: Since four-year colleges can vary in their course and GPA requirements, please consult a counselor or academic advisor regarding specific requirements and course selection.

Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory completion of the following high school units or equivalent: 4 units of English; 4 units of mathematics (Algebra I-II, geometry and precalculus); 1 unit of laboratory science; and 1 unit of social studies.

Two Years

Total credits for the A.S. Degree in Information Technology: 61 credits

IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old, unless approved by academic dean.

Electives should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

1 Select from HIS 101 , HIS 102 , HIS 111 HIS 112 , HIS 121 , or HIS 122 

2 Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 261  and MTH 263 . Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 262  and MTH 264 .

3 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives . At least one class must be non-HIS course.

4 Consult academic advisors and align elective choices with transfer institution’s requirements. Technical Electives: ACC 211 ACC 212 BUS 100 BUS 224 ITD 132  ITD 140 ITD 145 ITD 240 ITD 245 ITD 256 ITE 140 ITE 170 ITE 221 ITN 100 ITN 101 ITN 106 ITN 107 ITN 170 ITN 171 ITN 257 ITN 260 ITN 261 , ITN 262 ITN 266 MTH 245 MTH 262 .  Programming Elective: ITP 120 ITP 220 ITP 132 , ITP 150 

Students should consult an academic advisor to select the CST appropriate course, CST 100 , CST 110 CST 126 , and CST 229 .

See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives . Students must choose courses from two of the three areas listed. Credit will not be applied if student takes two courses from the same area.

7 See physical and life science courses listed under General Education Electives .

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