Arapahoe Community College

2014-2015 Catalog

Broadband Technology and Communication AAS

Associate of Applied Science Degree

CIP 150305 (TEL2: TEL3/TEL4)

The Associate of Applied Science degree was designed by ACC and Jones/NCTI to provide a degree path for professionalism in the broadband industry and is available ONLY to Jones/NCTI participants.

The "Concentration" portion of this degree allows students the unique opportunity to tailor this program to their unique professional responsibilities and goals. Upon completion, those who wish to continue their studies may be accepted as juniors in Jones International University.

Admissions Requirements

  • Admission to Arapahoe Community College
  • This degree program is accessible ONLY to Jones/NCTI participants (current students with Jones/NCTI)

Program Requirements

General Education Courses

(19 credit hours)

BUS 115

Introduction to Business

3

CIS 118

Intro to PC Applications

3

COM 125

Interpersonal Communication

3

ENG 121

English Composition I (GT-CO1) OR

 

ENG 131

Technical Writing I

3

MAN 116

Principles of Supervision

3

MAT 108

Technical Mathematics or higher

4

Major Courses

(10 credit hours)

BUS 241

Cultural Diversity in Business

3

MAN 117

Time Management

1

MAR 160

Customer Service

3

PSY 101

General Psychology (GT-SS3) OR

 

PSY 116

Stress Management

3

Restricted Elective Courses

(5-9 credits depending on Concentration)

BUS 216

Legal Environment of Business

3

BUS 217

Business Communication and Report Writing

3

COM 220

Intercultural Communication

3

CTC 117

Computers and Broadband Modems

3

CTC 118

Broadband Digital Installer

3

MAN 226

Principles of Management

3

MAR 111

Principles of Sales

3

MAR 216

Principles of Marketing

3

Students must choose one of the following Concentrations to complete this A.A.S. degree:

Broadband Technology Concentration

(26 Credit Hours)

CTC 107

Installer

3

CTC 109

Installer Technician

4

CTC 111

Service Technician

4

CTC 113

System Technician

4

CTC 127

Testing and Maintenance for Fiber Technicians

2

CTC 128

Fiber Installation and Activation

2

CTC 129

Digital Technician

3

CTC 165

Advanced Technician

4

Customer Care Concentration

(22 Credit Hours)

BUS 117

Business Writing

1

CTC 108

Cable Network Overview

1

CTC 121

Delivering Cable Services

3

CTC 123

Basic Troubleshooting of Broadband Technology

3

CTC 125

High Speed Data Customer Service

2

CTC 126

Advanced High Speed Data Customer Service

3

MAN 212

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

3

MAR 111

Principles of Sales

3

MAR 235

Consumer Behavior

3

Broadband Leadership Concentration

(22 Credit Hours)

BUS 117

Business Writing

1

COM 220

Intercultural Communication

3

CTC 108

Cable Network Overview

1

CTC 129

Digital Technician OR

 

CTC 121

Delivering Cable Services

3

CTC 107

Installer OR

 

CTC 123

Basic Troubleshooting of Broadband Technology

3

MAN 212

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

3

MAN 224

Leadership

3

MAN 226

Principles of Management

3

MAR 235

Consumer Behavior

3

Total

60 Credit Hours

Graduation Requirements

  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC). (form available at www.arapahoe.edu/graduation)
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.

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