Computer and Information Technology Requirements | GCTC

Computer and Information Technology Requirements

Courses

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking
  • CIT 144 Python I
  • CIT 161 Introduction to Networks
  • CIT 167 Switching & Routing Essentials
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals
  • CIT 201 Information Storage Management
  • CIT 206 Amazon Web Services Practitioner
  • CIT 207 Amazon Web Services Architecting
  • CIT 213 Microsoft Client Configuration
  • CIT 217 UNIX/Linux Administration
  • CIT 262 Microsoft Server Infrastructure 
  • CIT 293 Employability Studies
  • ENG 101 Writing I
  • Heritage or Humanities General Education course
  • MAT 161 Statistics and Algebra (or MAT 126 or higher level Quantitative Reasoning course)
  • Natural Science General Education course
  • Social/Behavioral Science General Education course

Notes

  • Consent of Instructor may be used in place of the prerequisite for a course.
  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale).
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.

Updated 2/23/2021

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 144 Python I 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 
  • CIT 182 Perimeter Defense 
  • CIT 184 Attacks and Exploits 
  • CIT 217 UNIX/Linux Administration 
  • CIT 261 Microsoft Active Directory Services 
  • CIT 262 Microsoft Server Infrastructure  
  • CIT 264 Microsoft Server Management 
  • CIT 284 Computer Forensics 
  • CIT 293 Employability Studies 
  • ENG 101 Writing I 
  • Heritage or Humanities
  • General Education course 
  • MAT 161 Statistics and Algebra (or MAT 126 or higher level Quantitative Reasoning course) 
  • Natural Science General Education course 
  • Social/Behavioral Science General Education course 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 144 Python I 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals 
  • CIT 171 SQL I 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 
  • CIT 182 Perimeter Defense 
  • CIT 184 Attacks and Exploits 
  • CIT 213 Microsoft Client Configuration 
  • CIT 217 UNIX/Linux Administration 
  • CIT 261 Microsoft Active Directory Services 
  • CIT 262 Microsoft Server Infrastructure  
  • CIT 264 Microsoft Server Management 
  • CIT 293 Employability Studies 
  • ENG 101 Writing I 
  • Heritage or Humanities General Education course 
  • MAT 161 Statistics and Algebra (or MAT 126 or higher level Quantitative Reasoning course) 
  • Natural Science General Education course 
  • Social/Behavioral Science General Education course

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 144 Python I 
  • CIT 149 Java I 
  • CIT 155 Web Page Development 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals 
  • CIT 171 SQL I 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 
  • CIT 217 UNIX/Linux Administration 
  • CIT 238 Android Programming I (or any level II Programming Language course) 
  • CIT 249 Java II 
  • CIT 253 Data Driven Web Pages 
  • CIT 293 Employability Studies 
  • ENG 101 Writing I 
  • Heritage or Humanities General Education course 
  • MAT 161 Statistics and Algebra (or MAT 126 or higher level Quantitative Reasoning course) 
  • Natural Science General Education course 
  • Social/Behavioral Science General Education course

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.  

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 167 Switching and Routing Essentials 
  • CIT 201 Information Storage Management 
  • CIT 206 Amazon Web Services Practitioner 
  • CIT 207 Amazon Web Services Architecting 
  • CIT 264 Microsoft Server Infrastructure 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 1/7/21

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 149 Java I (or CIT 144 Python I) 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software 
  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 149 Java I 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals 
  • CIT 249 Java II 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals 
  • CIT 182 Perimeter Defense 
  • CIT 184 Attacks and Exploits 
  • CIT 261 Microsoft Active Directory Services 
  • CIT 284 Computer Forensics    

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 182 Perimeter Defense 
  • CIT 184 Attacks and Exploits 
  • CIT 213 Microsoft Client Configuration 
  • CIT 261 Microsoft Active Directory Services 
  • CIT 262 Microsoft Server Infrastructure 
  • CIT 264 Microsoft Server Management 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts 
  • CIT 213 Microsoft Client Configuration 
  • CIT 217 UNIX/Linux Administration 
  • CIT 261 Microsoft Active Directory Services 
  • CIT 262 Microsoft Server Infrastructure 
  • CIT 264 Microsoft Server Management 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 146 Swift and
  • CIT 237 iOS Programming
  • or CIT 149 Java I and 
  • CIT 238 Android Programming I 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 160 Into to Networking Concepts

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses 

  • CIT 105 Introduction to Computers 
  • CIT 130 Productivity Software 
  • CIT 234 Advanced Productivity Software 
  • CIT 236 Advanced Data Organization Software 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 149 Java I 
  • CIT 171 SQL I 
  • CIT 249 Java II 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • BAS 160 Introduction to Business 
  • BAS 282 Introduction to Marketing 
  • CIT 151 Social Media I 
  • CIT 152 Social Media Tools and Technologies 
  • CIT 155 Web Page Development 
  • CIT 251 Social Media II 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 4/20/20 

S.M.A.R.T. Plan

Courses

  • CIT 120 Computational Thinking 
  • CIT 149 Java I 
  • CIT 150 Internet Technologies 
  • CIT 155 Web Page Development 
  • CIT 170 Database Design Fundamentals
  • CIT 171 SQL I 
  • CIT 249 Java II 
  • CIT 253 Data Driven Web Pages: Topic 

Notes

  • Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each CIT course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale). 
  • At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college. 

Updated 1/7/21

S.M.A.R.T. Plan