Information Technology and Computer Science

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Training in the field of computer and digital technology is a fast-paced world of change and invention. Our programs prepare you for careers in the computer industry, like network/GIS technician, programmer, developer, analyst, or project manager in areas like application development, cybersecurity, networking, and programming. The Computer Science program is designed to transfer to a 4-year institution. Know which program you want to pursue? Use the Pathway Plan available in your myLoneStar account to make sure you plan and register for the right courses to complete your goal.

Program Plan Maps for Information Tech. & Computer Science

Pathway Plans provided below are examples of the requirements needed to earn the specific credential selected. As a student at Lone Star College, you will use a worksheet like this in your myLoneStar account to track your progress. Your Total Plan Credits and other areas on your worksheet will populate throughout your academic career as you enroll in courses and complete credits. Current students may access their current Pathway Plan by logging into myLoneStar, and then clicking on Student > Manage Classes > Plan and Register for Courses. Please note that additional courses may be needed to meet Texas Success Initiative requirements.  

View the semester by semester Pathway Plan for programs in this Area of Study. 

Program Credential Type Link to Pathway Plan
CISCO Network Analyst Certificate Level I  Pathway Plan Map
Cloud Computing  Certificate Level I  Pathway Plan Map
Cloud Computing Certificate Level II  Pathway Plan Map
Computer Programmer Associate of Applied Science  Pathway Plan Map
Computer Science Associate of Science  Pathway Plan Map
Cybersecurity Associate of Applied Science  Pathway Plan Map
Cybersecurity Bachelor of Applied Technology  Pathway Plan Map
Mobile/Web Application Development Associate of Applied Science  Pathway Plan Map
Network & Computer System Admin. -  Basic  Certificate Level I  Pathway Plan Map
Network & System Support Certificate Level I  Pathway Plan Map

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