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COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY
Associate in Computer Technology (CPT)

CPT program checklist    Courses By Semester    Suggested Program Plans

DESCRIPTION:
A program designed to provide the student with the skills that are necessary to work as computer programmers. The primary focus is on large, enterprise-wide systems with a secondary focus on supporting technologies. The curriculum has been designed to accommodate the local industries. After completing the courses, however, the student should be qualified to work anywhere on the North American continent.

BEGINNING SEMESTERS: FALL, SPRING, SUMMER

CAMPUS: AIRPORT, BELTLINE

PLACEMENT TEST SCORES REQUIRED TO ENROLL IN CURRICULUM COURSES:

ASSET scores for curriculum courses
RDG 40
MAT NUM-40 EALG-36
ENG WSAMP 30
COMPASS scores for curriculum courses
Reading Skills: RS 80
Pre-Algebra Skills: PRE-ALG 44
ENG WSAMP 30

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 66 semester hours is required for graduation. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all of the courses offered within the Business and Information Systems Technology departments for the grade to count toward graduation. This includes courses with the following prefixes: ACC, BAF, BUS, CPT, CRP, IST, LEG, MGT, MKT and OST.

PROGRAM ACCREDITATION:
Midlands Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

PROGRAM NOTES:

Curriculum Courses
Course Prerequisites
General Education Requirements
ENG 101 English Composition I ENG 100 & RDG 100
ENG 102 English Composition II ENG 101
MAT 110 College Algebra MAT 102
PSY 201 General Psychology RDG 100, ENG 035
Approved Humanities Course See Humanities List
Major Course Requirements
CPT 104 Introduction to Information Technology RDG 100 & MAT 100 or MAT 039
CPT 236 Introduction to Java Programming RDG 100 & MAT 102
CPT 242 Database CPT 104
CPT 247 UNIX Operating System CPT 104
CPT 257 Operating Systems
 or
CPT 260 Fundamentals of Operating Systems and Web Servers
CPT 104

CPT 104, IST 225 & CPT 247
CPT 264 Systems and procedures CPT 236
CPT 282 Information Systems Security IST 225, CPT 104, & CPT 236
IST 225 Internet Communications CPT 104 or CPT 170 or CPT 101
Additional Course Requirements
ACC 101 Accounting Principles I RDG 100, MAT 100
BUS 130 Business Communications ENG 101
Speciality Groups: 7 Courses from one specialty group

Group A: Application Programming
CPT 115 COBOL Programming I CPT101 or CPT104
CPT 185 Event-Driven Programming CPT 236
CPT 215 COBOL Programming II
or
CPT250 Java Certification Topics
CPT 115

CPT237
CPT 237 Advanced Java Programming CPT 244
CPT 244 Data Structures CPT 236
CPT 240 Internet Programming with Databases
or
IST 226 Internet Programming
IST225 & CPT185

IST 225 & (CPT 115 or IST 236)
IST 270 Client Server Systems CPT 185 & CPT 242

Group B: Database Development
CPT 172 Microcomputer Database CPT 101, CPT 104 or CPT 170 & MAT 100 or MAT 039
CPT 185 Event-Driven Programming CPT 236
CPT 272 Advanced Microcomputer Database CPT 172
CPT 115 COBOL Programming I
or
CPT 240 Internet Programming with Databases
CPT101 or CPT104

IST225 & CPT185)
IST 270 Client-Server Systems CPT 185 & CPT 242
IST 272 Relational Database CPT 242
IST 274 Database Adminstration IST 272

Group C: Internet Programming
CPT 290 Microcomputer Multimedia Concepts and Applications CPT 104
CPT 185 Event-Driven Programming CPT 236
CPT 240 Internet Programming with Databases
or
IST 226 Internet Programming
IST225 & CPT185

IST 225 & (CPT 115 or CPT 236)
CPT 262 Advanced Web Page Publishing IST 225 & CPT 290
IST 238 Advanced Tools for Website Design IST 225 & CPT 290
CPT 263 Advanced Multimedia for Web Pages IST 225 & CPT 290
IST 270 Client-Server Systems
or
CPT 246 XML
CPT 185 & CPT 242

IST 225 & CPT 242

First Semester Courses and/or Alternates
Core General Education Other
CPT 104 (highest priority) English PSY 201
CPT 236 Math ACC101
IST 225 Humanities Elective  

Courses By Semester Program Plans

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