Computer Applications Integration Specialist Major

Computer Engineering Technology- 
Computer Applications Integration Specialist Major

Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6222

The Computer Engineering Technology - Computer Applications Integration Specialist major provides graduates with the skills necessary to design and implement software and hardware interfaces and networking of equipment with computers, computing devices and communication systems for a variety of industrial sectors including health care, law enforcement, manufacturing, logistics/transportation and other sectors. Graduates will be proficient in the design, application, installation, operations, and maintenance of computer, networks, and other digital devices and associated equipment. Along with a general electronics background, students are given comprehensive information and training in installation, networking and interfacing of industry-specific equipment for the purpose of optimizing communication. Through proper selection of the two industry-specific directed study and capstone courses, students will specialize in the equipment found in their chosen specific industry sector, providing them the experience necessary to enter the job market with confidence. This program articulates to Akron University toward a three-plus-one Bachelor's degree in Computing Applications Specialist. The Associate and Bachelor degree combination can be completed in three-years. Graduates may easily specialize in multiple industry sectors by taking only two sector-specific courses anytime during their career.

Career information for this program

Fall Semester (First Year)
CMNW 101  A+ Certification Preparation I 4
CMNW 145 Network Installation and Diagnostics 4
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
CMNW 201 A+ Certification Preparation II> 4
ECNM 151 Macroeconomics 3
ELCT 121 Digital Electronics 4
ENGL 164 College Composition II with Technical Topics> 3
MTHM 122 Technical Mathematics II > 3
     
Fall Semester (Second Year)
CMNW 121 Data Collection, Analysis and Forensic Tools 4
CMNW 181 Industry Specific Directed Studies >*** 4
CMNW 221 C, C++ and Linux for Hardware Interfacing > 4
PHYC 151 General Physics I > 5
Spring Semester (Second Year)
CMNW 220 Data Communications > 4
CMNW 223 Network Forensics and Investigative Techniques >

 4

CMNW 246 Industrial Computer Application Capstone >

5

Arts and Humanities Elective**

3

Total Credit Hours: 66

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. ** Courses selected from the following list: ARTS 243, 244, 245, 246, 254; ENGL 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 257, 259, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; HUMS 151, 161, 261, 262, 271, 274; MUSC 262; PHLY 165, 262; RELG 181, 261, 262; THTR 151.
3. *** Student will select industry-specific course; must have divisional approval.
4. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    March 2009
Revised         March 2013
Effective        August 2013

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