Associate of Applied Science Degree in Information Systems Technology
Information Systems Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Four semesters (two-year) program
The associate of applied science degree (AAS) in information systems technology (IST) is designed for students who seek employment or professional development as a generalist in the area of information technology (IT), with specific knowledge in various areas such as Web design/development, computer network design and administration and database administration.
The AAS degree curriculum in IST prepares students for employment with business, industry and government organizations as entry level Web applications developers, network engineers or database administrators, depending on degree specialization.
Transfer opportunities for AAS degrees, if existing, are very specific in nature. Students enrolling in an applied science degree with plans to transfer to a four-year college or university should explore opportunities with their faculty advisor.