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Get the hands-on, problem-solving skills needed to get started in a variety of computer fields. UAT’s Web Design Degree introduces students to the process of designing and deploying web design and infrastructures, creating content and maintaining websites with a fundamental shift to web 2.0 technologies and deployment of web technologies to mobile devices. As a current CIS, CPT, or CNT major, you will continue to receive college credit for the courses you have already taken, and will earn an AAS Computer Information Technology degree in one of the five declared concentrations upon completion of the graduation requirements.

The Computer Technology Applications Certificate (CTAC) is ideal for degree-seeking students wishing to combine their intellectual capabilities with IT skills in preparation for serving in a knowledge-based economy. Information Technology (IT) permeates today’s information age, knowledge-based economy, and all industries and occupations. Knowing how to fully integrate and take advantage of industry application programs is essential.

Business, management, and entrepreneurship are good choices of minors or certifications for computer science majors; they will help you understand the broader economic and market context of what you are doing, provide leadership skills that can help you earn promotion, and give you confidence to strike out on your own as a tech business owner. The costs of these programs can vary. Those interested should contact the admissions departments of universities they are considering. It is also important for students to budget for travel and living expenses.

ABCya’s award-winning Fifth Grade computer games and apps are conceived and realized under the direction of a certified technology education teacher, and have been trusted by parents and teachers for ten years. Featuring two television programs popular in the 1980’s and 1990’s: Computer Chronicles and Net Café, this library showcases videos about computing and technology.

As computer technology becomes increasingly important, the number of careers in the field continues to grow. Computer and Information Science (CIS) offers students the opportunity to study this dynamic science. The minor in computer information technology (CIT) teaches students about the development and management of business databases, computer networks, web applications, and software systems.