Computing and Information Technology
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Introduction to CIT

Career Path

Courses for Majors

Courses for Support Students

Internships

Certificate Program

Requrements for Majors
Alverno's CIT major features 25 required core credits plus 15 elective credits, to be chosen by the student according to her interests and future employment goal. For interested students, we have designed course concentrations in Information Technology, Web Technology and Business System Analysis to help guide them in selecting some of their electives.
Core Requirements Prerequisites 25 credits
Introductory Courses  
CS 200 Foundations of CIT CM 156Q 3
MT 221 Discrete Structures and Algorithms   3
Intermediate Courses  
CS 267 or 268 Intro to Programming CS 200 4
CS 300 Computer Architecture CS 267 or 268 3
CS 399 Intro to Advanced Work   0
Advanced Courses  
CS 370 Database Design   3
CS 376 System Analysis and Design   3
CS 383 Internship   3
CS 490 Project Management   3
All Electives 15 Credits
CS 242 Art as Communication   3
CS 270 Web Design   3
CS 280 Advanced Software Applications   3
CS 282 Networking   3
CS 284 Excel Spreadsheet Analysis and Design   3
CS 368 Programming for the Web   3
CS 372 Advanced Web Design   3
CS 385 Computerizing the Organization   3
CS 410 Network Administration CS 282 3
Recommended Courses for Concentrations (part of the 15 credit elective total)
Information Technology
CS 280 Advanced Software Applications   3
CS 282 Networking   3
CS 410 Network Administration CS 282 3
Web Technology
CS 270 Web Design   3
CS 372 Advanced Web Design CS 270 3
CS 368 Programming for the Web CS 267 or 268 3
Business Systems Analyst
CS 280 Advanced Software Applications   3
CS 280 Excel Spreadsheet Analysis and Design   3
CS 385 Computerizing the Organization   3
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