Recommended Academic Plan for Associate Degree in Information Sciences and Technology, Baccalaureate Option (2IST - College of IST)

Penn State New Kensington

Semester 1

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

IST 110

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 111 - Seminar in Information Sciences and TechnologyNotes for: IST 111

IST 111

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
IST 140 - Introduction to Application DevelopmentNotes for: IST 140

IST 140

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 250 - New Media and the WebNotes for: IST 250

IST 250

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

IST 210 - Organization of Data Notes for: IST 210

IST 210

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 220 - Networking and TelecommunicationsNotes for: IST 220

IST 220

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
MATH 110 - Techniques of Calculus I Notes for: MATH 110 (GQ)

MATH 110 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140 - Calculus With Analytic Geometry
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Total credits 13

Summer Semester

IST 295B - InternshipNotes for: IST 295B

IST 295B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1-3
Total credits 1-3

Semester 3

IST 230 - Language, Logic, and Distrete MathematicsNotes for: IST 230

IST 230

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
STAT 200 - Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

3
Arts(GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 4

IST 242 - Intermediate and Object-Oriented Application DevelopmentNotes for: IST 242

IST 242

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 260W - Intro to Systmes Alaysis and DesignNotes for: IST 260W

IST 260W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
General Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
General Elective

Any Category

3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

Advising Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. All students are required to take one IL or one US course before graduation. A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

This planner is for illustrative purposes only.  Students should review their degree audit in consultation with an academic advisor each semester when scheduling courses. 

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

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