Information Technology Cognate

The Toolbox Cognate in Information Technology is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills required by essentially any job today.

With introductory level options, including courses from outside the department,the cognate is of value to students who wish to get a firm foundation in areas related to computing and information technology. The cognate also gives students considering study of Information Technology or Computer Science an opportunity to sample abroad range of courses in the field.

The Cognate will appear on each student’s transcript.

The cognate consists of three courses with no more than two courses to be taken from the same category (some courses may have pre-requisites).

Computer Applications
CS 401Computers and Their Applications4
IT 403Introduction to Internet Technologies4
IT 502Intermediate Web Design4
CS 405Introduction to Applications Programming with Visual Basic4
CS 410Introduction to Scientific Programming4
MATH 445Mathematics and Applications with MATLAB4
IT 505Database Programming4
IT 520Computer Architecture4
MATH 439Statistical Discovery for Everyone4
MATH 539Introduction to Statistical Analysis4