Computer Information Systems

Curriculum CIS.CIS.AAS (C207A)

The Computer Information Systems concentrations are designed to provide students with the skills necessary to obtain a position in the specialties of E-commerce, database design, game development and programming, and Linux system management. Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of computer hardware and software.
  • Demonstrate basic level of competency in programming and logic skills.
  • Utilize web technologies.
  • Use productivity software effectively (word processing, spreadsheets and database software).
  • Identify an area of interest through the selection of elective courses.
  • Apply the skills that are the focus of this program to business scenarios.
  • Work effectively in teams.
  • Present conclusions effectively, orally and in writing.

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

ACC 101

Financial Accounting

3

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science

3

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CIS 121

Introduction to Programming

3

 

CIS 174

LAN Administration: Windows Client or

 

 

CIS 177

Introduction to Linux

3

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I

3

 

 

 

15

Semester Two

#

ACC 105

Managerial Accounting

3

#

CIS 150

Computer Systems Applications

3

#

CIS 310

Data Communications and Networking Fundamentals

 

3

 

 

Selections from concentration

9

 

 

 

18

Semester Three

#

CIS 125

Discrete Mathematics for Computing1

4

#

CIS 276

Operating Systems Introduction or

 

#

CIS 277

Windows Command Processing

3

 

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking

3

 

 

Selections from concentration

6

 

 

 

16

Semester Four

 

HTH 104

Science of Personal Health or

 

 

HTH 281

First Aid & CPR

2

 

HIS 151

History of the U.S. to 1877 or

 

 

PSC 150

American National Politics or

 

 

SSC 190

Contemporary Society

3

 

 

General education/Humanities

1

 

 

Selections from concentration

9

 

 

 

15

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

64

Choose from one of the following concentrations:

Database Design Concentration (CIS.DDE.AAS)

Take:

#

CIS 257

Access Programming

3

#

CIS 262

Oracle DBMS Development

3

#

CIS 267

Advanced Access Programming

3

#

CIS 275

Project Management for Small-Business Systems

3

#

CIS 278

Database Management Systems

3

#

CIS 280

Business Systems Analysis and Design

3

 

CIS 299

Special Topics in Computer Information Systems

 

3

 

 

Choose three hours from any concentration

 

3

 

 

 

24

E-Commerce Concentration

 

CIS 189

Internet Foundations

3

#

CIS 190

Web Site Development

3

#

CIS 192

Server-side Programming

3

#

CIS 196

E-Commerce

3

#

CIS 220

Introduction to Network Security

3

#

CIS 280

Business-Systems Analysis

3

 

VIC 100

Graphic Design

3

 

VIC 172

Web Page Design

3

 

 

 

24

Game and Program Development Concentration
(CIS.GPR.AAS)

#

CIS 250

Visual BASIC Programming

3

#

CIS 253

Advanced Visual Basic Programming

3

#

CIS 255

C++ Programming

3

#

CIS 263

Java Programming

3

#

CIS 264

C# Programming

3

#

CIS 295

Data Structures with C++

3

 

CIS 299

Special Topics in Computer Information Systems

 

3

 

 

Choose three hours from any concentration

 

3

 

 

 

24

Linux Professional Concentration
(CIS.LNX.AAS)

 

CIS 177

Introduction to Linux

3

#

CIS 179

Linux System Administration

3

 

 

Choose eighteen hours from any concentration

 

18

 

 

 

24

See CIS course descriptions.

See Humanities General Education requirements.

1CIS 125◊ meets the Mathematics and/or Science general education requirement.

Coordinator: Mike McGuire, Ext. 3716