Associate of Science Computer Engineering Technology

General

Program Description

This program will prepare students for employment in an entry-level position as a computer technician. The coursework focuses on the diagnosis and repair of hardware and software in micro, mini, and mainframe computers. With minimal additional specialized training, students may become a field or in-house shop technician.

General Education Requirements

  • ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
  • ENC 1102 English Composition II - 3 cr.
  • MAC 1105 College Algebra - 3 cr.
  • SPC 1608 Public Speaking - 3 cr.
  • PHY 1053 General Physics I - 3 cr.
  • PHY 1053L General Physics I Laboratory - 1 cr.
  • PHI 1600 Ethics - 3 cr.
  • Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

Program Required Courses

  • CET 1112C* Basic Digital Systems - 3 cr.
  • CET 1123C Introduction to Microprocessors - 3 cr.
  • CET 2113C Digital Systems Analysis - 3 cr.
  • CET 2152C Advanced Microprocessors - 3 cr.
  • CET 2335C Microcomputer Systems - 3 cr.
  • CET 2939 Computer Engineering Technology Capstone - 3 cr.
  • TAR 2053 Introduction to Computer Aided Design and Drafting - 3 cr.
  • EET 1036C* Basic AC and DC - 3 cr.
  • EET 1037C Circuit Analysis - 3 cr.
  • EET 1083C* Electronics Orientation - 3 cr.
  • EET 1141C Solid State Devices - 3 cr.
  • EET 1142C Solid-State Circuits - 3 cr.
  • EET 2155C Linear Integrated Circuits - 3 cr.
  • MAC 1114 Trigonometry - 3 cr.

Select 4 credit hours from the following:

  • CGS 1510 Spreadsheet Applications - 1 cr.
  • CGS 1540 Database Management I - 1 cr.
  • COP 1220 Programming in “C” - 3 cr.
  • COP 1332 Visual Basic, Beginning - 3 cr.
  • COP 1821 Visual Basic, Advanced - 3 cr.
  • COP 2800 JAVA Programming - 3 cr.
  • ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics - 3 cr.
  • OST 1142 Keyboarding I - 1 cr.
  • POS 1001 Introduction Political Science - 3 cr.
  • POS 2041 American Government - 3 cr.

*Recommended course(s) for the first semester.

Last updated November 2017

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