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The Certificate in Information Technology exposes students to everyday IT as encountered in the workplace and in the home. Students will gain fluency with the Windows Operating System; the internal environment of Microsoft Office; Internet research; issues of ethics and security; networks; and basic trouble-shooting.

Students will be able to complete the certificate in as little as two semesters.

Required Courses (2)
CSCI 120 Introduction to Information Technology
CSCI 135 Information Technology and Society

Electives (2)
Choose from the following:
BADM 200 Introduction to Business Systems
COMM 200 Design for Integrated Media
CSCI 108 HTML, JavaScript Programming, and Web Site Development
CSCI 140 Introduction to the Internet, Graphics, and Multimedia
CSCI 152 Computer Science I using Java
CSCI 258 Introduction to Operating Systems Using UNIX
GEOG 216 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

For program information, contact Prof. Suban Krishnamoorthy, at

  1. Requirements are accurate to date. However, the University reserves the right to change requirements in the future, and will notify applicants should any changes be made.

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101


Phone: 508-620-1220