Computer Information Systems

The computer information systems program is specifically designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in fields related to Information Technology. The options offer flexibility in meeting students’ career needs. These courses of study lead to the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Information Systems. Various certificates also are offered.  

Areas of specialization

Students must select courses from at least two of the following areas, for a minimum of 34 additional credit hours. All courses must approved by a program adviser.  
  • Business
    Adviser-approved maximum of 6 credit hours in BADM, BUSN, MGT, ACCT
  • Cisco Networking
    Adviser-approved courses in the Cisco Networking Certificates
  • Computer Security
    Adviser-approved courses in the Computer Security Certificate
  • Computer Support Specialist
    Adviser-approved courses in the Computer Support Specialist Certificate
  • Computer Technician
    Adviser-approved courses in the Computer Technician Certificate
  • Linux Systems
    Advisor-approved courses in the Linux Systems Certificate
  • Microsoft
    Adviser-approved courses with an MSFT prefix.
  • Office Application Specialist
    Adviser-approved courses in the Office Application Specialist Certificate
  • Programmer
    Adviser-approved courses in the Programmer Certificate
  • Web Design
    Adviser-approved courses in the Web Design Certificate

Certificates

Please note that courses within each certificate may have prerequisites. Be sure to check the course listings for these course prerequisites. All certificates can be applied to the Computer Information Systems Associate of Applied Science degree.