Information Technology Technician A.A.S.

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Information Technology Technician A.A.S.


This program is structured to prepare students for immediate and continuing employment opportunities in the broad disciplines of information technology and computer support. This includes positions such as help desk technician assistant, information system support, and data analyst assistant. The information technology program will involve and incorporate the Navajo Technical College Information Technology (IT) department real world projects and disciplines. This collaboration will offer students hands-on practical technology opportunity and allows the Navajo Technical College IT department support. Students who earn the Information Technology Technician degree will be able to continue their education at a four year college to pursue additional information technology training such as Information Technology Specialist and possibly earn a Bachelor in Information Technology degree.

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Information Technology Technician Requirements (63 Credits)

Semester ONECredits
ENG-110   Freshman Composition 3
MTH-121   College Algebra 4
IT-105   Introduction to Programming 3
IT-110   Introduction to Digital Logic / Hardware Programming 3
IT-115   Drawing / Visual Culture 3
Semester TWO 
HUM-170   History of Native Americans in Media 3
MTH-123   Trigonometry 4
IT-125   Introduction to Digital Video 3
IT-142   Web Design Concepts 3
IT-150   Introduction to System Administration 3
Semester THREE 
ENG-112   Technical Research and Writing 3
SCI-XXX   Physical / Natural Science Course 4
IT-220   Database Design 3
IT-218   Algorithms and Data Structures 3
IT-222   Computer Security 3
Semester FOUR 
NAV-101   Introduction to Navajo Language 3 – 4
SSC-XXX Social Science Course 3
IT-252   Web Standards 3
IT-265   Internetworking 3
IT-280   IT Project Management 3
Total Required Credit Hours63


Program Advisors
Dr. Frank Stomp, Associate Professor of Information Technology
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Ph.D., Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
M.S., Mathematics, University of Ultrecht, The Netherlands
B.S., Mathematics, University of Ultrecht, The Netherlands


Mark Trebian, Assistant Professor of Applied Computer Technology
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Phone: 505.786.4361

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


Welcome to Navajo Technical University. Navajo Tech is committed to offering quality technical, vocational, and academic degrees, and community education in student oriented, hands-on learning environment based on the Dine Philosophy of Education. Our primary campus is located in Crownpoint, New Mexico; two Arizona instructional sites in Chinle and Teec Nos Pos are growing rapidly!