Information Technology Post-Bachelor’s Certificate

The post-bachelor’s certificate in information technology is intended for individuals who already have a bachelor’s degree in a non-related major and who feel that they need skills in information technology. The certificate is a professional program offered through the Lindenwood College for Individualized Education (LCIE.) Courses are offered in the cluster format characteristic of LCIE. The certificate requires 54 semester hours of coursework, which can be obtained in six quarters. Up to nine hours of this coursework can be obtained through experiential learning by those students having designated professional certifications or experience. The student will work with a faculty advisor to determine an individualized overview and curriculum.

Core Curriculum

(Recommended sequence may be altered to accommodate individual students’ needs)

Math Cluster

IMH 13200Quantitative Methods for Business

3

IMH 14100Basic Statistics

3

IMH 22000Research Design and Methodology

3

Prerequisite: Score of 80% or more on math placement test or grade of “C” or better in IMH 05100

Foundations in Information Technology Cluster

IIT 21100The Information Technology Professional

3

IIT 21200Database Basics

3

IIT 21400Introduction to Networks

3

Networking Cluster

Prerequisite: Foundations in Information Technology Cluster

IIT 32100Networking Essentials

3

IIT 32200Network Applications

3

IIT 32300Network Implementation-A Case Study & Simulation

3

Database Analysis and Design Cluster

IIT 35100Database Analysis and Design Concepts

3

IIT 45200Database Application Implementation

3

IIT 45300Database Project Implementation

3

Prerequisites: IIT 21100, IIT 21200, IIT 21400

Operating Systems Cluster

IIT 31100Operating System Concepts

3

IIT 31200Practical Operating System Skills

3

IIT 31300Operating System Evaluation

3

Project Management Cluster

IIT 33100Project Cost and Schedule Estimating

3

IIT 43200Project Management Process

3

IIT 43300Cost and Scheduling Applications

3

Prerequisites: IIT 21100, IIT 21200, IIT 21400