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Computer and Information Technologies

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Get the hands on experience you need to design, maintain and use different computing technologies.

What is Computer and Information Technologies?

The Computer and Information Technologies program offers three specific areas of study for careers in today's complex digital world: These include Network Administration, Internet Technologies, and Information Security.

What are my career choices?

You have several career choices as an IT professional. These include becoming a computer programmer, a network administrator, a web site developer or administrator, and an information security specialist. With today's digital world, graduates are employed in every sector of society including healthcare, finance, manufacturing, education, military and others. You can find employment with private or publicly-managed companies, as well as operate your own company.

What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?

Computer and Information Technologies Program
Degree Plans

  • Application for Certificate, Diploma, or Degree
  • Two-Year Schedule
    • CIT Business Software & Support Track (2019) - 60 credit hours - (XLS)
      • Business Software Specialist - Computer Support - Software Support
    • CIT Information Security Track (2019) - 60 credit hours - (XLS)
      • Microsoft Windows - Cisco - UNIX/Linux
    • CIT Network Administration Track (2019) - 60-63 credit hours - (XLS)
      • Microsoft Windows Administration - Cisco Network Associate (Exploration)
    • CIT Programming Track (2019) - 60 credit hours - (XLS)
      • Programming Information Systems - Programming Software Development
    • CIT Video Game Design Track (2019) - 60 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT General Track (2019) – 21-25 credit hours – (XLS)
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Certificates

  • Application for Certificate, Diploma, or Degree
  • Two-Year Schedule
    • CIT Computer Technician Certificate (2019) - 16 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Fundamentals Certificate (2019) - 26 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Productivity Software Specialist Certificate (2019)  - (XLS)
    • CIT Computer Tech Basic Certificate (2019) - 11 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Information Security Specialist Certificate (2019) - 19 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Microsoft Network Administrator Certificate (2019) - 19 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT A+ Prep Certificate (2019) -  (XLS)
    • CIT Net + Prep Certificate (2019) - 4 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Security + Prep Certificate (2019) - 3 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Programming Certificate (2019) - 12 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Digital Forensics Certificate (2019) - 20 credit hours - (XLS)
    • CIT Mobile Apps Development Certificate (2019) - 18 credit hours - (XLS)

Additional Information

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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Program Contact

Michelle Chappell, M.S.

Computer and Information Technologies

Program Coordinator

270.831.9817

michelle.chappell@kctcs.edu