Associate in Computer Technology

The Associate in Computer Technology (ACT) is a two-year-course leading to any of the BS in Computer Science, BS in Information Technology, and BS in Information Systems degree courses of the CCS Program. The ACT program provides students with relevant knowledge in the field of computer technology. Students in this program

are trained in computer diagnostics, repair and maintenance, designing electronic circuits, creating graphics images, and programming languages. Academic Industry based technologies are used by students in a application-based environment to reinforce learning and simulate industry environment.

Program Outcome:

  • Set-up and configure hardware and software systems
  • Maintain and optimize computer systems
  • Configure and administer network systems
  • Integrate technologies with network and other computing infrastructure
  • Create graphics image
  • Develop, test, and implement systems to maximize IT investments

Technical Competencies as per CMO 53, S2006:

  • Systems analysis and design
  • Operation of database, networks and multimedia systems
  • Software integration, testing and documentation
  • Systems management and administration
  • Principles of accounting

Specialization and Career Opportunities

Mobility & Web Technologies Track

  • Applications Developer
  • Web Developer
  • Mobile Apps Developer
  • Game Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Integrator
  • IT Project Manager

Systems & Network Security Track

  • Systems Administrator
  • Systems Architect
  • Database Administrator
  • Network and Security Engineer
  • IT Support Engineer

Software Quality Track

  • Business Process Analyst
  • Business / User Requirements Analyst
  • Software Quality Specialist
  • Systems Implementation Officer
  • Systems Analyst
  • IT Project Manager
  • IT / Systems Auditor

Associate in Computer Technology Track

  • Technical Support Engineer
  • Systems Support Engineer
  • Network Support Engineer
  • Graphics designer
  • Software Developer