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2017-2018 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Enterprise Computing Technology, Microsoft System Administrator Track, AAS


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Total Credits: 60

Major Number: 5850
CIP Code: 15.1202

Program Description

The Enterprise Computing Technology program prepares the student to be able to analyze enterprise organizational information needs, to recommend appropriate hardware and software systems, and to implement or to train others to implement such systems. Specific job titles that the graduate would be qualified for include network support specialist, network analyst, network engineer, PC support specialist, and PC help desk. The coursework will help prepare the student for Microsoft Windows 2012 Certifications. General education courses required will help ensure individuals have the necessary oral, written, and critical thinking skills to help them with their professional responsibilities.

Program Prerequisites

Assessment score placement in MATH 0070  or above, or completion of MATH 0030  or MATH 0060  with a grade of “C” or higher, assessment score placement in ENGL 1021 , or completion of ENGL 0090  with a grade of “C” or higher, assessment score placement in RDNG 1000 , or completion of RDNG 0900  or RDNG 0950  with a grade of “C” or higher, and successful completion of ECT 1001  with a grade of “C” or higher or proof of current A+ certification or instructor consent.

Special Instructions

None

Program Requirements


Total Credits: 20


Total Credits: 15


Total Credits: 9


MnTC/General Education Requirements


Goal 1: Communication


Goal 2: Critical Thinking


Fulfilled when all MnTC goals for this degree are complete.

Goal 3 and/or 4: Natural Sciences/Math/Logical Reasoning


Minimum of 3 credits; one course from either Goal 3 and/or Goal 4.
NOTE: Goal 3 courses do not have to be lab courses. Goal 4 courses must be numbered between MATH 1025  and MATH 1082 , or PHIL 1041  

Total Credits: 3

Goal 5: History/Social/Behavioral Sciences


Minimum of 3 credits.

Total Credits: 3

Goal 6: Humanities/Fine Arts


Minimum of 3 credits.

Total Credits: 3

Goals 7-10: Theme Goals


Three credits in one Goal area selected from Goals 7, 8, 9 or 10 are required. Many courses from Goals 1-6 also meet Goals 7-10. One course may fulfill a maximum of two Goals. Credits count only once.

Goal 7: Human Diversity

Goal 8: Global Perspectives

Goal 9: Ethical and Civic Responsibility

Goal 10: People and the Environment

Total Credits: 16


MnTC Elective Requirements


None

Additional Elective Requirements


None

Additional Requirements


None

Program Information


General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates

See Century College Policy 3.17.0.1

Program Note

None

Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships

See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.

Program Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate factual, conceptual, and procedural, knowledge related to the administration and maintenance of enterprise systems
  • Apply IT project planning techniques, and IT design process techniques
  • Demonstrate self-learning and use of critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in the IT field
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written skills

Program Contact Information

Dave Keller 651.779.5833 Room 1742 East
Paul Theisen 651.747.4075 Room 2300 East

Sample Plan


Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.

Total Credits: 15


Total Credits: 15


Total Credits: 15


Semester 4


Total Credits: 15


Note


This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu

Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.