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Information Technology: Data Analytics and Database


The Information Technology three- to seven-quarter certificate and Associate of Applied Science–T degree (A.A.S.-T) programs prepare students for an industry with a growing need for skilled technicians. IT offers certificates and/ or degrees in six areas: Applications Support, Database Administration and Development, Mobile Product Development, Network Design and Administration, Programming, Web Design, and Web Development. Graduates can expect to find employment as help desk analysts, programmers, web designers and developers, software support specialists, application developers, network designers and administrators, database designers and administrators and IT security specialists. Short-term certificates or industry certifications are offered in Computer Support Technician, Cisco Specialist I, II, III, Microsoft Specialist I, II, III, and Mobile Product Development.

Estimated Length of Completion

Degree Quarters Credits
Certificate Full Time: 4
Part Time: 6

Program lengths are estimates, not guarantees. For the most current program information, please check with the program contact.

Eligibility for ENGL& 101 and College Math

Students must maintain a 2.0 grade or higher in all coursework.

Students are strongly encouraged to meet with an advisor to discuss specific career goals and recommended coursework.

For current employment and wage estimates, please visit the following online resources and search for the relevant occupational term:

All costs are estimates and are not guarantees. For the most current program information, check with an adviser by calling (206) 934-4068. There are additional costs for books and supplies. Each student is responsible for the purchase of certain supplies and required tools before the instruction begins.

Part Time Cost

Resident Non-Resident International
$7,661.96 $8,737.04 $19,712.90

The following fee is associated with the program:

  • Books and supplies: $1,368
  • IT Programs Fee up to $150 per quarter

Hours may vary based on specific program requirements.

Worker Friendly

This program is offered at times and in formats that meet the needs of working adults. This includes:

  • Online
  • Coursework is generally completed over the internet, within a quarterly timeframe, contact with instructor via email. Some courses may require limited on-campus visits.

Worker Friendly

This program is offered at times and in formats that meet the needs of working adults. This includes:

  • Hybrid
  • Hybrid courses provide students with the scheduling flexibility of fewer campus visits while covering the same materials as an equivalent class held entirely on campus. Hybrid classes usually have at least one on-campus meeting per week combined with a "virtual classroom" with online content, lessons and activities.

Worker Friendly

This program is offered at times and in formats that meet the needs of working adults. This includes:

  • Evening
  • Courses with a start time of 4:00 PM or later.

Worker Friendly

This program is offered at times and in formats that meet the needs of working adults. This includes:

  • Daytime
  • Courses offered between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM


Course Course ID Credits Availability

Explores the use of data analysis tools to transform data from many sources into effective business intelligence reporting solutions for any organization. Emphasis on introducing advanced query editing, pivot table creation, and interactive summary visualizations.

BTM 112 5.0

Introduces students to cloud-based, client-side software applications for business productivity and collaboration solutions using enterprise grade Office 365. Learn cloud computing basics. Examine the primary cloud service providers. Differentiate between cloud, hybrid-cloud and multi-cloud deployment options. Evaluate software vs platform vs infrastructure as a service concepts. Explore cloud practitioner certificate pathways. Course includes AWS Educate account.

BTM 113 5.0

Introduces computers and information systems, including hardware, software, data organization, data communications, systems development, the constantly changing roles of Information Technology (IT) professionals, and the evolving role of computers in society.

IT 100 5.0

Intro to basic computing concepts and object orient programming using a object oriented languagesuch as Python, C# or Java.

IT 111 5.0

This hands-on, project driven course uses Python and any contemporary framework, such as DJango, to illustrate the creation of data driven web sites.

IT 112 5.0

Designed to provide students with an overview of database design and development.

IT 120 5.0

Introduces how to gather and organize data, analyze data-sets with use of Python, data analysis libraries, and statistical inference. Examines how to interpret data and effectively communicate data insights. The concepts and skills taught in this course prepare students for work in a variety of industries. Students build a portfolio project.

IT 125 5.0

Covers the fundamental mechanics of web page production starting with the absolute basics of creating properly structured websites using the HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students will learn how to write their own code to create web pages that include text, links, images, tables, and forms as well as how to launch their website on the Internet using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

IT 161 5.0

Introduces the use of the relational database language SQL to access, summarize, and alter database information, as well as to create and alter database objects.

IT 221 5.0

No Description Available

IT 222 5.0

No Description Available

IT 228 5.0
Course Course ID Credits Availability

Course Substitute : IT 289 - Web Career Strategies ( 2 credits )

Provides resources, strategies, & techniques for software development job search and placement. Learn how to research employers and understand the interview and hiring processes. Create industry-oriented resumes, cover letters, and portfolios. Practice programming interview questions, discuss problem-solving strategies, and learn about online resources. Soft, or behavioral, interview questions are also discussed.

IT 229 2.0

(Formerly MATH 109) Covers descriptive methods, probability and probability distributions, samples, decisions, hypothesis testing and statistical inferences. Fulfills QSR requirement for A.A. degree.

MATH& 146 5.0