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Program Requirements

Computer Support Specialist: Associate in Applied Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CAPS111, Introduction to Word Processing, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS121, Introduction to Spreadsheets, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS123, Advanced Spreadsheets, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CSS112, Hardware Repair and Maintenance, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Liberal Arts Elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
CIS108, Introduction to Computer Information Systems Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
CSCI160, Computer Science I Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

MATH Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
An approved SUNY GEN ED course is recommended.

MATH@
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Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
BUAD106, Foundations of Business, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS131, Introduction to Databases, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS133, Advanced Databases, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CAPS152, Web Page Design, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CIS132, Network Design, 3 cr.
CIS 132 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CIS214, Systems Analysis and Design, 3 cr.
CIS 214 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
BUAD203, Business Communications, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CIS215, Operating Systems, 3 cr.
CIS 215 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CIS220, Database Concepts, 3 cr.
CIS 220 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

CSS212, Help Desk and User Support, 3 cr.
CSS 212 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL103, Report Writing, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Spring Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CSS240, Computer Support Specialist Internship, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Humanities Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
An approved SUNY GEN ED course is recommended.

ARAB@
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I, 3 cr.
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II, 3 cr.
ART 104, History of Photography and Video, 3 cr.
ART 104, , 2 cr.
CHIN@
CRJU 217, Ethics in Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
ENGL@
ENVS 105, Environmental Ethics, 3 cr.
ESL1@
FREN@
GERM@
HUMN@
ITAL@
MUSI 101, Music Appreciation, 3 cr.
MUSI 108, Music Theory I, 3 cr.
MUSI 109, Music Theory II, 3 cr.
PHIL@
RUSN@
SOCE 258, Creative Nonfiction, 3 cr.
SPAN@
WGST 248, Contemporary Women Writers, 3 cr.
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Natural Sciences Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
An approved SUNY GEN ED course is recommended.

ASTR@
BIOL@
CHEM@
CSCI 160, Computer Science I, 3 cr.
CSCI 165, Computer Science II, 3 cr.
CSCI 205, Computer Science III-Data Structures, 3 cr.
ENVS 101, Introduction to Environmental Science, 3 cr.
ENVS 102, Technology and the Environment, 3 cr.
GEOL@
METR@
PHSC@
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SUNY General Education & TC3 Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.