Information Technology Concentration
All course work applied towards University General Education Curriculum and Concentration Requirements require a minimum grade of C-.
University General Education Curriculum: (40 hours)
- English (9 hours)
- Intermediate Algebra (3 hours)
- Public Speaking (3 hours)
- Humanities/Fine Arts (9 hours)
- Social Sciences (9 hours)
- Natural & Physical Sciences (7 hours)
- Cultural Diversity Courses (6 hours)
For complete details and guidelines for selecting approved courses, ask your advisor or visit http://www.unomaha.edu/academic-affairs/general-education/distribution-requirements.php
Concentration Requirements: (30 hours, must include 9 hours upper level from UNO)
CSCI 1620 Introduction to Computer Science II
CSCI 2850 Programming on the Internet
CSCI 3320 Data Structures or ISQA 3300 File Structures
CSCI 3550 Communications Networks or ISQA 3400 Business Data Communications
CIST 2500 Introduction to Applied Statistics or BSAD 2130 Managerial Statistics for Business or STATS 3800 Applied Engineering Probability and Statistics
CIST 2100 Organizations, Applications and Technology
ISQA 3910 Project Management
MATH 2030 Discrete Math or CSCI 2030 Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science
Additional 6 hours from Information Technology (CIST/CSCI/ISQA) with at least 3 hours upper level.
Secondary Field I: (12 hours)
Secondary Field II: (12 hours)
Each secondary field must include 12 hours from the same subject.
Electives: (25 hours)
Electives may include any excess hours in general education, concentration or secondary fields. The number of elective hours may vary but total degree must comprise 120 hours.
Total Degree: (120 hours)
The following courses are pre-requisite courses for Information Technology concentration:
CSCI 1200 Computer Science Principles or CIST 1300 Introduction to Web Development
CIST 1400 Introduction to Computer Programming
MATH 1930 Calculus for Managerial, Life & Social Science or MATH 1950 Calculus I (5 hours)
Each course is 3 hours unless otherwise noted.
A minimum 30 hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework is required for the Bachelor of General Studies Degree.
Check the catalog to verify any course prerequisites as they are not listed above. Students should also note that not all courses are taught each semester. If a specific course is needed, students should verify the course offering with the department.
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