The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
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This program prepares students with a broad knowledge in Computer Information Systems for transfer to a four-year institution. Students may continue in their studies at another college and earn a bachelor's degree in Information systems or information technology.
Upon successful completion of the program, students will:
Mathematics Electives and General Electives The three mathematics
electives and six general electives should be selected in consultation
with a transfer counselor and as identified and articulated with the
four-year institution's transfer program.CIT Restricted Electives (3 courses required) The
three CIT restricted electives must be selected from the following list
in consultation with a transfer counselor and as identified and
articulated with the four-year institution's transfer program. At least
one of these restricted electives must be a 200-level course.
CIT-115 Introduction to Information Technology 3 creditsCIT-120 Networking 3 creditsCIT-125 Web Development 3 credits CIT-130 Object-oriented Programming: Java 4 creditsCIT-140 Office Productivity Applications 4 creditsCIT-145 Programming in C 3 creditsCIT-161 Visual Basic: Windows Programming 4 creditsCIT-215 Systems Analysis & Design 3 creditsCIT-230 Database Systems 4 credits CIT-244 Object-Oriented Programming 2: Java 4 creditsCIT-245 Data Structures & Program Design: C++ 4 credits