Internet of Things Specialist College Credit Certificate

The purpose of this certificate program is to prepare students for employment as an IoT specialist. With the completion of foundational courses comprising this certificate, graduates will have gained competitive skills within IoT and IIoT segments, which are applicable to a broad range of topics such as IoT automation, data management, monitoring (security), wired and wireless communication network protocols and prototyping for rapid testing.

The certificate is upward compatible with the Computer Information Technology, Associate in Science Degree.

Program Core Courses

CGS 1100Business Computer Applications

3 Credits

CTS 1133A+ Software

3 Credits

CTS 2134Network+ Concepts

3 Credits

CTS 1131A+ Hardware

3 Credits

CET 2660Network Security Fundamentals

3 Credits

CIS 2321Systems Analysis & Design

3 Credits

CEN 2212LInternet of Things

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:21

Total Credit Hours: 21

When beginning this program, students are advised to make an appointment for advising with the Program Manager or an instructor designated by the Program Manager.

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Students must complete 25% of each program's total credit hours at LSSC.

Students must earn a grade of C or higher in all certificate courses in order to earn the certificate.

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