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Computer Science and Information Technology - Computer Applications - Associate in Business Studies

Program Code: ABS.10131

A specialist in Computer Applications has proficiency in a broad set of computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets, communications (Internet), database, and graphics.

All courses for the Associate in Business Studies Computer Science and Information Technology-Computer Applications can be completed online except where indicated.

General Education Courses:

CourseCreditsCourse TitleCompleted
COM 112W3Fundamentals of Oral Communication ______________
OR ______________
COM 114W(3)Interpersonal Communication ______________
LW ---1Any 1 Credit LW Course (As of fall 2007) AND ______________
LWA ---1Any 1 Credit LWA Course ______________
OR ______________
LW ---(2)Any 2 Credit LW Course (As of fall 2007) ______________
OAT 1513Business Communication I AND ______________
OAT 1523Business Communication II ______________
OR ______________
OAT 151(3)Business Communication I AND ______________
ENG 111(3)College Composition I AND ______________
ENG 112(3)College Composition II ______________
OR ______________
OAT 151(3)Business Communication I AND ______________
ENG 111(3)College Composition I AND ______________
ENG 113(3)Technical Communication ______________
POL ---3/4Any Approved American Government Requirement ______________
PHL 210W2Information Technology Ethics & Law ______________

Core Courses

CourseCreditsCourse TitleCompleted
ACC 1114Introductory Accounting ______________
OR ______________
ACC 211(4)Principles of Accounting I ______________
CST 1031Windows Foundations ______________
CST 1041Microsoft Word Foundations ______________
CST 1061Internet Foundations ______________
CST 1101Web Page Development Using HTML ______________
CST 1201PC Operating System Command Line Interface (DOS) ______________
CST 1231Windows Operating System ______________
CST 133W4Computer Concepts & Competencies ______________
CST 1351Help Desk Fundamentals ______________
CST 1472Presentation Graphics Using PowerPoint ______________
CST 1553Microsoft EXCEL ______________
CST 1613Cisco Network Fundamentals ______________
CST 1701Principles of Computer Programming I ______________
CST 1712Visual BASIC Programming I ______________
CST 2042Microsoft Word: Intermediate ______________
CST 2163Web Site Management ______________
CST 2573Database MS Access ______________
CST 2732MS Applications Using Visual BASIC ______________
MGT 1103Business Mathematics ______________
MGT 153W3Introduction to Business ______________

Approved Electives - Choose 9 credits from the list below

CourseCreditsCourse TitleCompleted
ACC 2124Principles of Accounting II ______________
ACE ---1-4Academic Career Experience ______________
ART 1712Digital Media for the Web ______________
CST 1051Outlook ______________
CST 1071Microsoft Publisher ______________
CST 115W3e-Commerce Concepts ______________
CST 1853Android Application Development ______________
CST 2102Advanced Web Page Development ______________
ENT 131W3Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management I ______________
ENT 231W3Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management II ______________
MGT 1433Principles of Advertising ______________

67/71Total Credits


1 - Proficiency in keyboarding is expected in all CST classes. OAT 170 is available for those students who need to build keyboarding skills.
2 - Courses not currently available online: ACC 111, ART 171, COM 112W, CST 105, CST 146, CST 170, CST 273,OAT 152, PHL 210W, any 2 credit LW course and the ACE elective. They cannot be used to complete the CA Associate Degree online.
3 - The above curricula are intended to prepare you for a career upon graduation from Delta College. If you are planning to transfer to a Baccalaureate degree program you should consult with a counselor before enrolling in computer, business, or general education courses so that specific transfer college requirements can be completed.
4 - Contact the Health & Wellness Division for information on completing the LWA credit through Individual Instruction to complete the CA degree option online.
5 - A grade of "C" or higher is required for all Core Courses and Approved Electives ART 171, CST 107, CST 115W, and CST 210.
6 - CST 103, CST 107, CST 123, CST 133W, CST 147, CST 155, CST 204, CST 216 and CST 257 are Key courses and must be completed within 5 years of completing degree. Failure to complete within the stated time frame will require you to repeat this course. See graduation requirements page in catalog.
7 - CST 216 requires a prerequisite of ART 171.

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