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Program Info

Contact

Fred Rascoe
(931) 668-7010 Ext. 2123
frascoe@mscc.edu

Information System Technology, A.A.S. (Information Systems Specialist Concentration)

This career program will introduce students to the field of Computer Support Specialist.

The Information Systems Technology Program was developed after extensive research within the business community. This research showed that employers in local business and industry are seeking more skilled workers with credentials in computer and information systems.

Successful students will gain knowledge of essential computer hardware and software components and their functions, proficiency with software applications and business-related programming languages and an understanding of basic business concepts. The program includes a two-year study plan and is designed for students wishing to enter the workforce. Individuals already in the workforce who want to upgrade their computer skills also would benefit from the program.

Sample Courses

  • Computer Science
  • IT Support Skills
  • Computer System Essentials
  • Computer Networking
  • Advanced Web Page Development
  • Database Development

Career Opportunities

The Information Systems Specialist career program will introduce students to the field of computer support. Successful students will gain knowledge of essential computer hardware and software components and their functions, proficiency in software applications and business-related programming language, and an understanding of basic business concepts. Typical positions in industry will be:

  • Web page development and design
  • Data Analyst
  • Computer maintenance technician
  • Database developer/maintenance technician