What will I learn?

This program leads to the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and is designed primarily for those who intend to seek immediate employment in Information Technology. It is also beneficial for students planning to transfer to baccalaureate degree programs in I.T. or related areas. The program includes a general education foundation plus the business and mathematics courses necessary to augment the extensive computer courses. By judicious use of electives along with active advisement from departmental faculty, students can tailor the degree program to meet their individual needs. Topics included for study are object-oriented programming, web programming, 3-tier application development, relational database management and development, and Windows Server and Linux Administration.

First Semester
BUS/ACC Elective
CSC 104 Programming Logic and Problem Solving
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I
ITE 101 Introduction to Information Technology
Mathematics Elective
(MAT 102 Introduction to Statistics or higher)

Which department am I in?

Nassau Community College

Study options

Full Time (64 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$11,600.00 per year
USD $5800 per semester
Application deadline

6 November 2021

Start date

Expected January 2022


Nassau Community College

One Education Drive,


New York,

11530, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants with a recognized high school diploma will be accepted for admission.

For international students

Most freshmen with a recognized high school diploma will be accepted for admission. English Language Scores: TOEFL Scores for Each Skill (Writing 24, Reading 22, Speaking 18, Listening 18) within 18 months of application are accepted as proof of English proficiency for acceptance to degree programs. Application Deadline Fall Semester: July 6 for Overseas Students and Spring Semester: November 6 for Overseas Students.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.