IT System Analyst Associate
IT System Analyst Associate
Certificate of Achievement
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Business, Technology, and
Professional Studies Division


This micro-credential program offers students the essentials to become an IT System Analyst Associate. Skills taught enable work with complex, dynamic technology to fulfill changing requirements and deliver projects on time and within budget.

  • Explain basic concepts of project management;
  • Apply PC applications (Microsoft Project Management software);
  • Discuss and use system analysis tools.

Successful completion of credits from this Certificate of Achievement can be applied toward the Computer Information Systems degree program.

Admission to the program requires readiness for college-level English and Math and approval from the program coordinator. Students may receive credit for previous training in a skills area by applying for credit by examination, credit by experience, and/or transfer credit as evaluated and approved by the program coordinator.

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2023-2024 Academic Year
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CIP 521201
Credit-bearing certificate programs can serve as gateways to earning an associate degree. Students are encouraged to consult the program coordinator, an academic advisor or Success Coach to explore such opportunities.
Code Course (lecture/lab hours) Credits
IST 109 Introduction to Programming (2/2) 3
IST 209 Project Management Concepts (2/2) 3
CIS 280 PC Applications: Project Management (2/2) 3
IST 253 Database Concepts (2/2) 3
IST 256 Systems Analysis (2/2) 3