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2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Information Technology Consultant Academy Certificate

12 Credit Hours Required

The Information Technology Consultant Academy certificate program was established in 2013 through the joint efforts of Eagle Creek Software Services, the Governor’s Office for Economic Development, and the University of South Dakota. The program is intended to prepare students to join the workforce of Eagle Creek or another organization that values skills in technology and business. Interested students should have good quantitative and communication skills. Completion of CSC 150: Computer Science I and CSC 250: Computer Science II (or equivalent) is required, with a minimum GPA of 2.7 in computer science courses and 2.5 overall. Students who successfully complete the certificate are eligible to apply for paid internships which may lead to employment with Eagle Creek. To apply, go to www.usd.edu/cde/it.cfm.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Database Management Systems 3 cr
  • BADM 492 - Topics Project Management for Business Consulting 3 cr

  • Software Engineering for IT Consulting I 3 cr
  • CSC 492 - Topics Advanced Software Engineering for IT Consulting 3 cr


Effective fall 2013.