Computer Information Systems (A.A.S.)

The Computer Information Systems A.A.S. prepares students for computer information systems careers in a business environment. Students learn computer-related skills including programming, web design, networking technology, and database design. The program prepares graduates to:

Goal I: Demonstrate the knowledge to support the delivery and management of information systems.
  • Objective 1: Apply software applications to solve problems
  • Objective 2: Demonstrate the ability to utilize emerging information systems technologies and practices.
  • Objective 3: Understand the legal, ethical, societal, and global issues associated with information systems.
Goal II: Demonstrate the ability to produce appropriate information systems to address client needs.
  • Objective 1: Identify the information systems requirements appropriate to a computing problem solution.
  • Objective 2: Design information systems that satisfy user requirements.
  • Objective 3: Implement information systems that satisfy user requirements.
  • Objective 4: Evaluate information systems that satisfy user requirements.
  • Objective 5: Utilize mathematical reasoning to solve problems.
Goal III: Demonstrate interpersonal communication skills.
  • Objective 1: Effectively communicate in teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • Objective 2: Effectively communicate project requirements and progress with all stakeholders within an organization.
  • Objective 3: Deliver an oral presentation of an information system project.
  • Objective 4: Develop a written plan to address an information system problem.