Associate of Applied Science Degree

Suggested Plan of Study
Computer Desktop/Network Support Associate of Applied Science Degree

CDNS is a fall start program. Please see an advisor for more information 

 

Required Courses Credits
CAPP 110 Short Courses:  MS Outlook 1
CAPP 154 MS Word 3
CAPP 156 MS Excel 3
CAPP 158 MS Access 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
COMX 111 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
CSCI 100 Intro to Programming 3
CSCI 181 Web Design & Programming 3
ITS 166 Configuring MS Windows 10 3
ITS 212 Network Operating System-Server Admin 3
ITS 224 Introduction to Linux 3
ITS 246 Cyber Security Operations 3
ITS 256 CCNA Security 3
ITS 257 Introduction to Computer Virtualization 3
ITS 274 Advanced Hardware/Software Troubleshooting and Support 3
ITS 280 Computer Repair and Maintenance 3
ITS 283 Health Information Networking 3
M 114 Extended Technical Mathematics 3
NTS 104 CCNA 1: Intro to Networks 4
NTS 105 CCNA 2: Routing & Switching Essentials 4
NTS 204 CCNA 3: Scaling Networks 3
WRIT 121 Introduction to Technical Writing 3
Elective or CST 298 Technical Support Internship 3
Total minimum credits required for degree 69

Students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites. Math and communication requirements are usually determined by performance on placement tests or transfer credits.

 

First Semester Credits
CAPP 154 3
COMX 106 3
CSCI 100 3
ITS 166 3
ITS 280 3
M 114 3
Total 18
Second Semester Credits
CAPP 156 3
CSCI 181 3
ITS 212 3
NTS 104 4
WRIT 121 3
Total 16
Third Semester Credits
CAPP 110 1
CAPP 158 3
ITS 224 3
ITS 256 3
ITS 257 3
NTS 105 4
Total 17
Fourth Semester Credits
COMX 111 3
ITS 246 3
ITS 274 3
ITS 283 3
NTS 204 3
Elective/ or CST 298 Internship 3
Total 18

 


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NOTE: This is a general program overview. For specific graduation requirements, please refer to the City College at MSU Billings catalog and visit with an academic or faculty advisor.