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Computer IT-Related Career Pathways

Find your success in the fast-paced, solution driven Information Technology career field.   

Eastern Florida State College's Computer Information Technology program prepares students for careers in the business applications of computers. Students choose one of three options: Database Administrator Specialization; Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialization; and Help Desk Specialization. Plus explore the shorter term certificates related to this degree.

Computer Information Pathways

The Common Core for Computer Technology Programs

The Computer Information Technology A.S., Computer Programming & Analysis A.S. and Network Systems Technology A.S. degrees share the same seven common core computer courses. The courses are outlined in detail on the program's catalog curriculum page, including hyperlinked course descriptions with any course prerequisite details. These courses provide training in the basic concepts that underlie computing technology, computer programming, database techniques, analysis and design and common user applications.

Not all Computer Information Technology courses are offered every semester. Students are encouraged to register for courses when offered.

Computer Information Technology A.S. Degree

View EFSC's current college catalog requirements for the Computer Information Technology A.S. degree.

CompTIA, Microsoft Office Systems (MOS) and Cisco CCNA industry certification testing is available to EFSC students!

View the College Credit Certificates listed in the next sections of this table and see how these certificate courses can be part of the A.S. Degree.

ORACLE Certified Database Administrator College Credit Certificate (OACC)

View EFSC current college catalog requirements for this certificate

  • 15 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education courses needed
  • Earn a certificate in as few as two terms (not including required prerequisites)
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Computer Information Technology, Database Option

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) College Credit Certificate (GICC)

This certificate prepares graduates to work in the growing GIS field, with training that includes concepts of spatial variables, scale, map projection, and map coordinate systems. Topics include displaying, managing, querying, symbolizing, and creating geospatial data. Students will learn the skills required to work on and/or build advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS)/ Remote Sensing (RS) projects.

View EFSC current college catalog requirements for this certificate.

  • 21 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education courses needed
  • Earn a certificate in as few as two terms (not including required prerequisites)
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Computer Information Technology.

Help Desk Support Technician College Credit Certificate (HDCC)

View EFSC college catalog requirements for this certificate

  • 18 Credit Hours
  • No placement test required
  • No General Education courses needed
  • Earn a certificate in as few as two terms (not including required prerequisites)
  • Use certificate courses to build toward completing the A.S. degree in Computer Information Technology, Help Desk Option

Internship Course Information

The Internship course, CGS 2941 is an elective credit option for the A.S. degree in Information Technology.

Be prepared! Completion of intermediate and several advanced level courses is required.

Internships are coordinated by the Career Planning & Development Center.

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Most Computer Information Technology courses are offered on all campuses as well as Online Learning.