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Applied Information Technology: Associate of Applied Science Requirements

93 Credits

Offered at Albuquerque, Albuquerque West, Austin, Austin South, Bellevue, Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Centennial, Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs South, Denver, Ellsworth, Georgetown, Independence, Lee's Summit, Lewisville, Mesquite, Overland Park, Rapid City, Rochester, Roseville, Sioux Falls, Tulsa, Watertown, Weldon Spring, Wichita, and Wichita West. This program is also offered through NAU’s distance learning program.

Information Technology Major Core

Credit Hours

Business Elective

4.5

Operating Systems Elective

4.5

Programming Elective

4.5

Database/Security Elective

4.5

 

18

Note: Students are to refer to published advising guidelines and work with an academic advisor to select elective courses

Specialty Information Technology Core*

(Maximum 36/Minimum 27)

If the maximum of 36 credits is not met in the specialty core, the difference must then be made up by choosing open electives.

 

36

 

36

General Education Core (39)

Communications

EN1150

Composition I

4.5

EN1300

Composition II

4.5

EN2100 or

Speech or

 

EN2150

Interpersonal Professional Communication

4.5

 

 

13.5

Science

SC

Science Elective

4.5

 

4.5

Mathematics

MA

Algebra Elective

4.5

 

4.5

Humanities

HU

Humanities Elective

4.5

 

4.5

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective

4.5

 

4.5

General Education

CS1600

Pathways to Academic and Professional Success

4.5

CS2080

Career Management

3

 

 

7.5

* Includes IT, computer science, programming, networks, CAD, and database programs.

Graduation Requirements: A minimum 2.0 GPA is required overall and in the Information Technology Major Core. THE FINAL 36 CREDITS OF THIS DEGREE PROGRAM MUST BE TAKEN IN RESIDENCE AT NAU. See the "Graduation Requirements" section of the catalog for additional requirements.

A maximum of 13.5 credits may be earned through internship.

(The university reserves the right to correct clerical errors.)