Academics

Computer Science - Associate in Science Programs

Program Goals

The purpose of these programs is to prepare students for employment in the areas of specialization for these job titles:

  • Computer Programming and Analysis: entry level programmer, programming specialist, programmer analyst, systems analyst trainee;
  • Computer Information Technology: microcomputer hardware  support specialist, consultant or trainer, hardware or software  salesperson, technical support specialist, Web master, Web designer;
  • Networking Services Technology: network technician, network manager, network analyst, network engineer, network administrator, security specialist, telecommunication specialist, network support technician, Cisco field-support technician.

 

Program Entrance Requirements

To be admitted to the Computer Information Administrator Program, a student must have:

  • Achieved a level of mathematics proficiency which qualifies the student for entry into MAC 1105  or higher, as demonstrated by the standard placement criteria currently in use at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF);
  • Achieved a level of English and reading proficiency which qualifies the student for entry into ENC 1101  or higher, as demonstrated by the standard placement criteria currently in use at SCF; and
  • Successfully completed Computer Information Systems (CGS 1000) with a grade of “C” or better

 

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