Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Applications Integration Specialist Major, Associate of Applied Science

Curriculum Code #6222

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The computer engineering technology – computer applications integration specialist major provides graduates with the skills necessary to design and implement software and hardware interfaces and networking of equipment with computers, computing devices and communication systems for a variety of industrial sectors including health care, law enforcement, manufacturing, logistics/transportation and other sectors. Graduates will be proficient in the design, application, installation, operations and maintenance of computer, networks and other digital devices and associated equipment. Along with a general electronics background, students are given comprehensive information and training in installation, networking and interfacing of industry-specific equipment for the purpose of optimizing communication. Through proper selection of the two industry-specific directed study and capstone courses, students will specialize in the equipment found in their chosen specific industry sector, providing them the experience necessary to enter the job market with confidence. This program articulates to the University of Akron toward a three-plus-one bachelor’s degree in computing applications specialist. The associate and bachelor’s degree combination can be completed in three years. Graduates may easily specialize in multiple industry sectors by taking only two sector-specific courses anytime during their career.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterHours
CMNW 101 A+ CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I 4
CMNW 145 NETWORK INSTALLATION/DIAGNOSTICS 4
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
MTHM 121 TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS I 1 4
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 2 1
 Hours16
Spring Semester
CMNW 201 A+ CERTIFICATION PREP II 1 4
ECNM 151 MACROECONOMICS 3
ELCT 121 DIGITAL ELECTRONICS 4
ENGL 164 COLLEGE COMPOSITION II WITH TECHNICAL TOPICS 1 3
 Hours14
Second Year
Fall Semester
CMNW 121 DATA COLLECTION ANALYSIS AND FORENSIC TOOLS 4
CMNW 181 INDUSTRY SPECIFIC DIRECTED STUDIES 1,3 4
CMNW 221 PROGRAMMING IN C & C++ FOR ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS 1 4
PHYC 150 GENERAL PHYSICS I 1 4
 Hours16
Spring Semester
CMNW 220 DATA COMMUNICATIONS 1 4
CMNW 223 NETWORK FORENSICS AND INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES 1 4
CMNW 247 COMPUTER FORENSICS AND DATA RECOVERY CAPSTONE 1 4
Arts and Humanities Elective 3
 Hours15
 Total Hours61
1

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

2

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

3

Student will select industry-specific course; must have division approval.

Arts and Humanities Electives

ARTS 243GART HISTORY I3
ARTS 244GART HISTORY II3
ARTS 245GWORLD ART3
ARTS 246HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY3
ARTS 254GHISTORY OF AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE3
ENGL 251AMERICAN LITERATURE I3
ENGL 252AMERICAN LITERATURE II3
ENGL 253GINTRODUCTION TO WORLD LITERATURE3
ENGL 254GINTRODUCTION TO HISPANIC LITERATURE3
ENGL 255INTRODUCTION TO FICTION3
ENGL 257GINTRODUCTION TO POETRY3
ENGL 259GINTRODUCTION TO DRAMA3
ENGL 261GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE I3
ENGL 262GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE II3
ENGL 266GAFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE3
ENGL 269GINTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE3
HUMS 151GINTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES3
HUMS 261GINTRODUCTION TO GREAT BOOKS: ANCIENT WORLD TO THE RENAISSANCE3
HUMS 262GINTRODUCTION TO GREAT BOOKS: EARLY MODERN TO THE 20TH CENTURY3
HUMS 271GINTRODUCTION TO MYTHOLOGY3
HUMS 274FILM APPRECIATION3
MUSC 262GMUSIC AS A WORLD PHENOMENON3
PHLY 165BIOETHICS3
PHLY 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
RELG 181GINTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS3
RELG 261RELIGION IN AMERICA3
RELG 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
THTR 151GINTRODUCTION TO THEATER3

Program Contact(s):

Hikmat Chedid
440-366-7017
hchedid@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.