The minor in Information Technology (ITEC) is offered to meet the demands of the 21st century workplace. The ITEC minor introduces students to the study of information technology principles and skills to meet the needs of users within an organizational and societal context through the selection, creation, application, integration and administration of computing technologies. Because of its broad appeal to disciplines requiring the use of information technology, the minor in ITEC is an excellent complement to any degree program, regardless of major.
The ITEC minor requires 18 credit hours that consists of two required and four elective courses. The courses required to complete this minor include ITEC 209 and ITEC 216. Because of diverse student backgrounds and demands, ITEC minor students can choose interests in Data Analytics and Management, Cybersecurity, Systems Analysis and Design, or Web and Mobile Application Development. Alternatively, ITEC minor students may select their own courses among the approved ITEC minor elective courses.
All prerequisites for these courses must be fulfilled prior to enrollment in each course. All courses for this minor must be completed with a grade of C or better. All students who wish to enroll in this minor must do so through the ITEC advisor.
Information Technology Minor
Required (6 credit hours)
ITEC 216 Information Security Fundamentals
Elective Courses (9-12 credit hours)
Data Analytics and Management
ITEC 370 Database Programming with SQL
One of ITEC 418, ITEC 431, ITEC 432, ITEC 470, or ITEC 471
ITEC 224 Network Fundamentals
ITEC 228 Intro to Cyber Operations
ITEC 235 System Administration
Two of ITEC 342, ITEC 417, ITEC 440, ITEC 460, ITEC 461, or ITEC 465
Systems Analysis & Design
ITEC 334 Database Design & Processing
ITEC 404 IT Project Management
ITEC 412 IS Analysis & Design
One of ITEC 380 or ITEC 446
Web & Mobile Application Development
ITEC 236 Web-Based Applications in Information Technology
ITEC 312 Programming II
ITEC 405 Server-Side Web Development
ITEC 422 Mobile Programming