The I-PBC is designed for people who already have a baccalaureate degree (4 year) in a non-information technology (IT) area and who wish to take courses that will facilitate securing work in the IT field. A sample of the career opportunities for I-PBC graduates includes positions in organizations like: accounting services, airlines, automotive firms, data processing firms, K-12 education, financial management corporations, government agencies, hospitals, insurance companies, and publishing firms.
The I-PBC consists of 29 credit hours.
|Curriculum||Course Number||Credit Hours|
|Introduction to Informatics||INFO-I 101||4|
|Social Informatics||INFO-I 202||3|
|Information Infrastructure I (Visual Basic)||INFO-I 210||4|
|Information Infrastructure II (Java)||INFO-I 211||4|
|Website Design and Development||INFO-I 213||3|
|Topics in Probability and Statistics||MATH-M 133||2|
|Human Computer Interaction||INFO-I 300||3|
|Organizational Informatics||INFO-I 303||3|
|Information Representation or Multimedia||INFO-I 308 or DPIS-D 250||
Total Certificate Program Hours
Up to six (6) credit hours from a prior degree can transfer into the I-PBC