2020-2021 Catalog Winter Update

Advancement of Computing - Information Technology, Undergraduate Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in the Advancement of Computing - Information Technology (AdvComputing-IT) is designed to develop marketable skills grounded in Information Technology principles. Upon successful completion of the certificate, students will have mastery of advanced skills to build a career in the area of Information Technology. 



Program Outcomes

Integrate a foundational knowledge of all areas of information technology (General Computing Knowledge).

Apply fundamental principles and practices of information technology (Information Technology Principles and Practices).

Apply critical and ethical thinking to solve problems in information technology (Critical and Ethical Thinking).

Evaluate data to inform decisions and solve problems in information technology (Quantitative Literacy).

Create the ability to develop and express ideas, while applying a variety of delivery models, genres, and styles (Communication).

Collaborate effectively on diverse teams to accomplish a common goal (Collaboration).

Admission Requirements

City University of Seattle's undergraduate admission requirements, found under Admissions in the catalog menu, apply to this program. 

Total Required Credits (30 Credits)

Required Courses

CS 428System Administration


CS 434Cloud Computing


IS 440Quality Assurance


IS 468Tools and Techniques


IS 470IT Service Management


IS 472IT Compliance