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One-Year Certificate

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation.  Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore.  Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Course Code

Title

Credits/
Contacts

ENG 051 or

ENG 098

Introduction to College Writing or

Writing Essentials

4/4

3/3

ENG 052

Introduction to College Reading

4/4

MTH 051

Pre Algebra

4/4

FYS 101

First-Year Seminar

2/2

Program of Study

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Pre/Corequisites

Semester 1

CIS 110

Introduction to Computer Concepts

3/4

CIS 160

Desktop Applications

3/4

CIT 100

Introduction to Operating Systems

3/4

MTH 120

Introduction to Algebra

4/4

MTH 051 or Placement

OIS 150

Fundamentals of Keyboarding

2/3

May be waived

Total

 

15/19

 

Semester 2

CIS 130 or

CIS 200

Programming Logic or

C++ Programming

3/4

CIT 115

Advanced Operating Systems

3/4

CIT 130

Introduction to Database Management

3/3

CIT 245

Network Technologies

4/5

CIT 160

Microcomputer Systems

2/3

SPE 110

Interpersonal Communications

3/3

Total

 

18/22

Cert Total

 

33/41

Microsoft Office Specialist Microsoft Technology Associate

What You'll Earn - Industry Certification:

This program incorporates a recognized industry certification as part of your degree program. You will study for and complete two seperate Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exams (included in the cost of tuition).

Students are responsible for all prerequisites and/or co-requisites. See course descriptions.

This program is intended to prepare students for employment, and therefore has not been designed to transfer to senior institutions. Some of the courses, however, may be transferable. For clarification, see a WSCC advisor.

In order to receive a degree/certificate in this program, students must take the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute’s Job Ready Occupational Competency Test.

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