Course of Study

Below is a list of classes that I took throughout my time at Pitt. My major was Information Sciences with a concentration Networking and Security and a related area in Computer Science.

Note, bold indicates an Information Sciences course. Italics represents a Computer Science course.

Freshman Year

  • Basics of Spaceflight

  • Business Calculus

  • Geology

  • Human Factors in System Design

  • Introduction to Information Sciences, Systems, and Society

  • Introduction to Logic

  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming (JAVA)

  • Right Start to College 1

  • Right Start to College 2

  • Seminar in Composition

  • Written Professional Communication

Sophomore Year

  • Analysis of Information Systems

  • Basic Musicianship, Piano

  • Database Management Systems

  • Intermediate Object-Oriented Programing (JAVA)

  • Intermediate Web Site Design and Development

  • Introduction to Psychology

  • Introduction to Statistics

  • Public Speaking

  • Stars, Galaxies, and the Cosmos

  • Web Site Design and Development

Junior Year

  • Applications of Networks

  • Data Structures in JAVA

  • Independent Study: City of Pittsburgh OTRS Help Desk Study

  • Introduction to Network Security

  • Introduction to Sociology

  • Introduction to Telecommunications

  • Science Fiction

  • Special Topics: Decision Making in a Dynamic IT Market Place

  • Special Topics: Introduction to Data-Centric Security

  • Sustainability and Computing

Senior Year

  • Computer Networking Laboratory

  • Computer Security

  • Imagining Social Justice

  • Introduction to Africana Studies

  • Mobile App Development

  • Right Start to College 3

  • Stonehenge to Hubble

  • US History 1865-Present

  • Web Programming

  • World Music