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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644

 

Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700

 

Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596

 

Kirtland Instructional Site
40 Road 6580, Kirtland, NM 87417
Phone: 505.609.5020/5017

 

Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: 505.782.6010

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This program is structured to prepare students for immediate and continuing employment in two different areas: Careers in programming and computer or network operations and digital moviemaking, digital sound, and graphics. The Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology has a unique blend of computer programming and information technology skills.

This program focuses on introducing and mastering parallel programming methodologies. It also blends a solid set of information technology skills with programming that includes computer security, web design, database design, and data center and cluster design and maintenance. Graduates of the program will be able to design, build, maintain, and program for distributed high performance computing and cloud computing environments that meet the global needs of business and scientific communities.

Any student seeking a Bachelor of Applied Science degree must complete a minimum of 36 credit hours of general education and 84 credit hours of core courses. Students in the baccalaureate degree programs are required to complete a minimum of 30 credit hours in the upper division courses, i.e., 300 and 400 level courses before they can graduate. The required courses are listed below.

 

Estimated Cost of Attendance$16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500

 

Degree Checklist (PDF) Enrollment Data

 

Information Technology Requirements (121-122 Credits)

IT XXXIT Upper Division Elective3 

Semester FIRSTCreditsPrerequisites
MATH 1510 Calculus I 4 MATH 1230
IT 105 Introduction to Programming 3  
IT 160 Introduction to Digital Ethics 3  
ENGL 1210 Technical Communication 3 ENGL 98
SSC 100 College Success 1  
Semester TWO
ENGL 2210 Professional & Technical Communication 3  
BCIS 1115 or IT XXX Introduction to Computers or Lower Division Elective 3  
IT 218 Algorithms & Data Structures 3 IT 105
IT 142 Web Design Concepts 3  
MATH 1520 Calculus II 4 MATH 1510
Semester THREE
HUMN 1180 History of American Indians in Media 3  
IT 150 System Administration 3  
IT 262 Internetworking 3 IT 150
IT XXX Lower Division IT Elective 3  
PHYS 1230C or PHYS 1310C or BIOL 2110C or CHEM 1217C Algebra-Based Physics I or Calculus-Based Physics I or Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Biology or Principles of Chemistry I 4 SEE CATALOG
Semester FOUR
NAVA 1110, NAVA 2210, or NAVA 2230 Dine Studies 3-4 SEE CATALOG
SSC XXX Social Science Course 3  
IT 222 Computer Security 3  
IT 290 IT Big Data Project Management 3  
PHYS 1240C or PHYS 1320C or BIOL 2120C or BIOL 226 or CHEM 1225C Algebra-Based Physics II or Calculus Based Physics II or Cellular and Molecular Biology or Principles of Biology or General Chemistry II for STEM Majors 4 SEE CATALOG
Semester FIVE
ENGL 2310 Introduction to Creative Writing or Rug Weaving I 3  
MTH 410 Linear Algebra 3 MATH 1520
IT XXX Lower Division IT Elective    
IT 332 Network Security 4 IT 222
IT 315 Multicore Programming 3 IT 218
Semester SIX
HUM XXX Humanities / Social Science Course 3  
IT XXX IT Upper Division Elective 3  
MATH 1350 Introduction to Statistics 3 MATH 1220
IT 375 Javascript Core Skills 4 IT 270
IT 435 HPC Parallel Computing 3 IT 315
Semester SEVEN
MTH 205 Discrete Mathematics 3 MATH 1220
IT XXX IT Upper Division Elective 3  
IT 472 Web App Development 3 IT 472
IT 405 Cluster Maintenance/Management 4 IT 260
Semester EIGHT
IT 440 Advanced Technology Security 3 IT 332
IT 486 Information Management & Administration 3 IT 290
IT XXX IT Elective / Any Engineering, Math, Computer Science or Information Technology course not repeating material 3  
IT 499 Practicum 3 Sophomore Standing
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED121-122 

 

Lower Division Electives

  • IT 110   Introduction to Digital Logic/Hardware Programming
  • IT 111   Human Computer Interaction
  • IT 112   Photography
  • IT 115   Drawing and Visual Culture
  • IT 118   Introduction to C++
  • IT 120   Operating Systems
  • IT 121   Database Systems and Data Preparation
  • IT 125   Introduction to Digital Video
  • IT 200   Sound Design
  • IT 212   Documentary
  • IT 215   Motion Graphics
  • IT 220   Database Design
  • IT 225   Digital Video II
  • IT 275   Media Criticism
  • IT 195/295   Topics in Information Technology

Upper Division Electives

  • IT 312   Studio Recording
  • IT 333   Introduction to Machine Learning
  • IT 335   Data Visualization
  • IT 345   Editing Concepts
  • IT 350   Programming Interactivity
  • IT 415   Audio Project
  • IT 425   Applied Data Science
  • IT 445   3D Modeling/Animation
  • IT 480   Aural and Optical Perception
  • IT 395/495   Topics in Information Technology

Program Advisors
Mark Trebian, Assistant Professor of Applied Computer Technology
Email: mtrebian@navajotech.edu
Phone: 505.786.4361

M.S., Management Technology, University of Wisconsin
B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin

 

DuWayne Thomas, Lecturer of Information Technology
Email: dthomas@navajotech.edu
Phone: 928.882.3149

B.S., Technical Mgt./ Network Communications and Management, DeVry University

Contact NTU

Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 848, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514

Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Kirtland Instructional Site
40 Road 6580
Kirtland, NM 87417
(505) 609-5020/5017
(Located off of Highway 64 next to Judy Nelson Elementary School in Kirtland, NM)


Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327

Phone: 505.782.6010

 

 

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