AS in Information Sciences and Technology, Baccalaureate Option — Recommended Academic Plan for Penn State World Campus

Semester 1

IST 110: Information, People and TechnologyNotes for: IST 110: Information, People and Technology

IST 110: Information, People and Technology

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 111: Seminar in ISTNotes for: IST 111: Seminar in IST

IST 111: Seminar in IST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
IST 250: New Media and the WebNotes for: IST 250: New Media and the Web

IST 250: New Media and the Web

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 015 (GWS): Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015 (GWS): Rhetoric and Composition

3
CMPSC 101 (GQ): Intro to C++ ProgrammingNotes for: CMPSC 101 (GQ): Intro to C++ Programming

CMPSC 101 (GQ): Intro to C++ Programming

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or IST 140 Introduction to Application DevelopmentNotes for: IST 140

IST 140

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 13

Semester 2

IST 210: Organization of DataNotes for: IST 210: Organization of Data

IST 210: Organization of Data

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
IST 220: Networking and TelecommunicationsNotes for: IST 220: Networking and Telecommunications

IST 220: Networking and Telecommunications

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 100 (GWS): Effective Speech

CAS 100 (GWS): Effective Speech

3
MATH 110: Calculus (GQ)

MATH 110

or MATH 140: Calculus with Analytic Geometry (GQ)

MATH 140

4
General Education (GN): Natural Sciences

General Education (GN): Natural Sciences

3
IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)Notes for: IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)

IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)

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1
Total credits 17-18

Any Semester

IST 295B: Internship (Optional)Notes for: IST 295B: Internship (Optional)

IST 295B: Internship (Optional)

Contact your academic adviser to learn more about the 2IST internship requirement
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Total credits 1

Semester 3

IST 230: Language Logic and Discrete MathematicsNotes for: IST 230: Language Logic and Discrete Mathematics

IST 230: Language Logic and Discrete Mathematics

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 240: Introduction to Computer LanguagesNotes for: IST 240: Introduction to Computer Languages

IST 240: Introduction to Computer Languages

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ECON 102 (GS): Microeconomic Analysis and Policy

ECON 102

3
General Education (GA): Arts

General Education (GA): Arts

3
General Education (GH): Humanities

General Education (GH): Humanities

3
Total credits 15

Semester 4

IST 260W: Intro to Systems Analysis and DesignNotes for: IST 260W

IST 260W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Any General Education Area: GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GHANotes for: Any General Education Area

Any General Education Area

GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GHA
3
STAT 200: Elementary Statistics

STAT 200: Elementary Statistics

4
ENGL 202C (GWS): Effective Writing

ENGL 202C (GWS): Effective Writing

or ENGL 202D (GWS): Effective Writing

ENGL 202D (GWS): Effective Writing

3
United States Cultures (US)

United States Cultures (US)

or International Cultures (IL)

International Cultures (IL)

3
IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)Notes for: IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)

IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)

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1
Total credits 16-17

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)
Contact your academic adviser to learn more about this course
IST 295B: Internship (Optional)
Contact your academic adviser to learn more about the 2IST internship requirement
Any General Education Area
GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GHA
IST 295 A: Group Project (Optional)
Contact your academic adviser to learn more about this course