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Search Engine Optimization

This course provides a strategic approach to search engine marketing, keyword research, algorithms, competitive analysis, link building, local and geo search, and SEO tools. Through online platforms, applications, and tracking methods, students will develop a common vocabulary with industry professionals. Students will learn to understand how search engines  influencer consumer behavior and the importance for […]

Communication Capstone

The Communications Capstone will consist of students developing a multi-media case study in order to integrate and to apply learning from their communications courses in a comprehensive manner.  Students will evaluate and apply their personal, professional, and ethical growth, as well as critical thinking skills, in the study of communication by analyzing a public relations […]

Advanced Public Speaking

Through this course focusing on the application of public speaking principles and theories; students will develop skills in the essential elements of public speaking, managing apprehension, the 10-step process for preparing and presenting a speech, listening guidelines, and criticism of speeches. Students will also demonstrate an increased awareness of the cultural and ethical implications of […]

Intercultural Communication

Through this course focusing on the application of intercultural communication principles and theories; students will develop skills in understanding the importance and challenges of intercultural communication,  the components of human communication and competence, family roles in other cultures, religion and values in other cultures, cultural history, values and identity in other cultures, verbal and nonverbal […]

Interpersonal Communication

Through this course focusing on the application of interpersonal communication principles and theories; students will develop skills in perceiving self and others, nonverbal communication, emotions, relationships, and managing conflict.  Students will also demonstrate an increased awareness of the cultural and ethical implications of interpersonal behavior.  Coursework includes a variety of exercises and writing assignments, as […]

After-School Basics

This course will provide individuals who are interested in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate curriculum with a focus on before- and after-school care that covers kindergarten through grade 5. Topics covered in this course include growth and development, learning environments and curriculum development, observation and assessment of youth, interactions and engagement, family, school and community […]

CyberOps

The CCNA Cybersecurity Operations curriculum provides an introduction to the knowledge and skills needed for a Security Analyst working with a Security Operations Center team. It teaches core security skills needed for monitoring, detecting, investigating, analyzing and responding to security events, thus protecting systems and organizations from cybersecurity risks, threats and vulnerabilities. Course aligns directly […]

Internship Clinical Practice II: Methods/clinical practice for Special Education

Internship II is the second part in a two-part methods course sequence that prepares prospective teachers for special education teaching at K-12 school level. Candidates take this course as a part of a two-semester sequence (Internship I and Internship II). Developmentally appropriate content, strategies, and methods of instruction will be discussed with emphasis on the […]

Internship Clinical Practice I: Methods/clinical practice for Special Education

Internship I is the first part in a two-part methods course sequence that prepares prospective teachers for special education teaching at K-12 school level. Candidates take this course as a part of a two-semester sequence (Internship I and Internship II). Developmentally appropriate content, strategies, and methods of instruction will be discussed with emphasis on the […]

IT Internship Search & Approval

Students will complete assignments, make a series of visits to companies for networking internship search purposes. Students will also make a final formal presentation to the IT Internship Review Board (IRB) to obtain internship approval. Students must obtain an approved internship before enrolling in this course.  (Prerequisite: IST 290)

IT Career Development

This course consists of a series of readings, exercises, assignments designed to prepare students to succeed in their IT careers. Topics included are: resume writing, personal networking, job search resources, interviewing, compensation negotiation, and career development. (Prerequisites: students must have accumulated 21 credits of IT related courses before enrolling into this course.)

Information Security

This course covers basic security principles, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data, and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography. It also covers mobile device security, cyber attacks and defenses, and recent developments and emerging trends in information security, such as virtualization. The course prepares students for the CompTIA Security+ […]