September 2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Associate of Science/Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology (ASIT/AASIT)
(Please see the Undergraduate Program Offerings by Campus chart in the catalog or on the Herzing Website at www.herzing.edu/career-programs/downloads for a list of Herzing campuses offering this program.)
This program prepares students for entry-level positions in the field of information technology. Skills taught include end-user support, client/ server operating systems, network infrastructure administration, security, scripting, database fundamentals, and technical communication. Coursework in this program is designed to provide a foundation for select industry certifications. Graduates of this program may continue on into a bachelor’s degree in information technology.
Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:
1. Apply industry standards to the implementation and support of network systems and computer devices.
2. Demonstrate the principles of information technology security.
3. Use information systems for the collection, organization, and delivery of data.
4. Express relevant information to technical and nontechnical audiences.
Potential Occupational Titles
Potential occupational titles for this program include, but are not limited to, computer network support specialist.
A minimum of 60.00 semester credit hours is required for graduation.