Apr 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Technology Studies: Artificial Intelligence, AS (ARIN-AS-COT)

Location(s): Capital, Northwestern Connecticut

CT State Community College Catalog 2023-2024

  • New students enrolling for the first time in Fall 2023 will begin as students of Connecticut State Community College under this catalog. 
  • Continuing students from one of the 12 community colleges will be transitioned into a CT State program in this catalog as of the start of the Fall 2023 term.
  • The policies, courses and programs described are applicable as of the Fall 2023 term and may be updated as circumstances require.

The Technology Studies Artificial Intelligence Option associate degree program prepares students to develop and apply artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to problems in the fields of predictive analytics, natural language processing, and computer vision. The program developes students’ knowledge and skills in computer programming, machine learning, mathematics and statistics, and enables students to use AI to enhance human capabilities in the fields of business. The program prepares students to transfer to a baccalaureate program in computer science or data science, or to acquire an entry level position in fields that utilize artificial intelligence, such as business, technology, healthcare, industrial and manufacturing industries.

Tech Studies Learning Outcomes:

  • Apply mathematical, scientific and technological principles and concepts to identify and formulate solutions to technical problems.
  • Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to solve technical problems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to function on teams.
  • Recognize the need to engage in life-long learning.

In addition to meeting the Technical Studies outcomes students successfully completing this option will:

  • Transition seamlessly into a Bachelor of Science Degree Program in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, or Technology Management.
  • Apply appropriate mathematical and scientific principles to Artificial Intelligence applications.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in developing and applying machine learning principles and algorithms to solve problems in business applications.
  • Apply knowledge and skills to develop, interpret, and apply natural language processing and computer vision algorithms.
  • Demonstrate the ability to assist in research, development, design, production, testing and various other functions associated with Artificial Intelligence.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of Artificial Intelligence principles/concepts.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of mathematical and computer programming concepts.
  • Demonstrate the ability to  think through a problem in a logical manner.
  • Organize and carry through to conclusion the solution to a problem.
  • Demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate teamwork skills.

Technology Studies General Education Core (23 credits)

Technology Studies Program Core (10-11 credits)

Total Credits: 60-62