Course Descriptions

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The numbers at the far right across from the course title signify important information about the course. The first number is the lecture hours; the second number is the lab hours; and the third number is the total credit hours.

For most curriculum transfer courses, the appropriate Reading score is Compass Reading 81, SAT Verbal 480, ACT Verbal 20 or ASSET Reading 42; the appropriate Writing Score is Compass Writing 78, SAT Verbal 480, ACT Verbal 20 or ASSET Writing 46; and the appropriate Math Score is Compass Algebra 60, SAT Math 490, ACT Math 20 or Asset Numerical Algebra 49.

Required prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Information Systems Technology (IST)

IST  150  Project Management Essentials for IT Professionals    (3-0-3)     View Syllabi

This course is the study of integrated project management for computer technology professionals with emphasis on the methods and software used by IT professionals including task lists, Gantt charts, discussion of critical path statistical resource management, scheduling, budgeting, and economic factors.

Prerequisite(s): Must meet all entrance requirements for the NSM curriculum