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Curriculum Information Guide

Software Technology

Dr. M. Nazrul Islam, Chair
Security Systems and Law Enforcement Technology
Nazrul.Islam@farmingdale.edu
631-420-2538

School of Engineering Technology

 

Bachelor of Science Degree

The Software Technology Program encompasses the technical and professional background needed to customize and apply industry standard software for a wide variety of functions in such industries as business, manufacturing, engineering, and service. As a project intensive and professional practice oriented program, it will focus on the skills and competencies needed to work with and apply the most prominent software in the global market. The program also includes provisions to gain computer hardware and networking skills to function as a computer networking technologist.

The program has been developed in compliance with the ETAC/ ABET accreditation criteria. As per the guidelines of the New York State Education Department, the name of the program will change to BS Software Engineering Technology immediately upon receiving ETAC/ABET accreditation.

Typical Employment Opportunities

Software Applications Engineer
Computer Network Technologist
CISCO Computer Network Technologist
SAP Applications Specialist for Materials Management/Supply Chain/Human Resource Management /Quality Control
SAP/ERP Software Configuration Specialist
SAS Software Applications Engineer
Oracle Software Applications
Engineering Design/Manufacturing Graphics Technologist

Software Technology (BS) Program Outcomes:

  • Graduates will have the technical skills to customize and apply industry standard software for a wide variety of functions in such industries as business, manufacturing, engineering, and service.
  • Graduates will have the technical background in computer hardware and networking skills to function as a computer networking technologist.
  • Graduates will exhibit an understanding of the necessity for personal integrity, ethical behavior, cultural awareness and lifelong learning.
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Liberal Arts and Sciences (60 credits)
EGL 101 Composition I: College Writing (GE) 3
EGL 102 Composition II: Writing About Literature 3
Basic Communication (GE) 3
The Arts (GE) 3
Foreign Language (GE) 3
Social and Behavioral Science (GE) 6
American/Other World/Western Civilization History (GE) 3
Humanities (GE) 3
Natural Science 7
PHY 135 College Physics I (GE) 4
PHY 136 College Physics II (GE) 4
MTH 110 Statistics (GE) 3
MTH 116 College Algebra 4
MTH 129 Pre Calculus 4
MTH 130 Calculus with Applications 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences Elective 3

Please refer to the General Education and Writing Intensive Requirement Sections of the College catalog and consult with your advisor to ensure that graduation requirements are satisfied.

Software Technology Core (38 credits)
EET 104 DC/AC Circuits 4
EET 105 Introduction to Digital Electronics 2
SET 220 Internetworking 3
SET 230 Wireless Technology and Applications 3
SET 310 Software Applications for ERP Solutions 3
SET 320 Software Applications in Supply Chain Management 3
SET 400 Network Planning and Implementation 3
SET 402 Software Applications in Statistical Analysis & Manufacturing Mgmt 3
SET 405 Software Applications in Manufacturing & Service Functions 3
SET 410W Senior Project 3
EET 440 Networking & Data Communications 4
EET 441 Advanced Networking 4
Related Courses (15 credits)
BCS 120 Foundations of Computer Programming I 3
BCS 230 Foundations of Computer Programming II 3
BCS 345 Java Programming 3
BCS 260 Database 3
BCS 301 Systems Analysis and Design 3
Electives 12

Can be selected from BCS, BUS, EET, MET, GPH, IND courses (by advisement only)

Total Credits:
125

Curriculum Summary

Degree Type: BS
Total Required Credits: 125

Admission to Farmingdale State College - State University of New York is based on the qualifications of the applicant without regard to age, sex, marital or military status, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.

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