The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Systems Analysis is available to students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree. The certificate program offers knowledge and skills needed move into a career in technology through a challenging academic program of study in Information Systems and Information Technology. The program emphasizes the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective Systems Analyst.
Note: SoPA also offers Post-Baccalaureate Certificates in Cybersecurity, Integrated Application Development and Information Technology. Each requires the 6 core courses from the Applied Computing undergraduate program plus six additional concentration courses. Students seeking to earn multiple certificates (or who have earned a B.S. in Applied Computing and seek to earn a certificate in another concentration area) may not use a single course to satisfy the requirements of more than one degree or concentration.
|CPST 1200||Fundamentals of Information Systems and Information Technology||3|
|CPST 2200||Problem Analysis and Programming Principles I||3|
|CPST 2300||Database Fundamentals||3|
|CPST 3600||IT Hardware and Software Fundamentals||3|
|CPST 3700||Networking Fundamentals||3|
|CPST 3900||Fundamentals of Information Security and Assurance||3|
|CPST 3500||Information System's Project Management||3|
|CPST 3550||Systems Analysis and Design||3|
|CPST 4500||System Requirements Development and Testing||3|
|CPST 4550||Applied Systems Analysis||3|
|Select one course:||3|
|CPST 3250||Human-Computer Interaction|
|CPST 4320||Business Intelligence|
|One CPST Elective (2000 level or above)||3|