Why should you consider an associates in computer information systems?
Associate of Applied Science - Computer Information Systems (60 credits minimum)
Learn to work with corporate management and subject matter experts to analyze information needs and determine ways in which computer systems can be used to meet those needs. An added dimension is the focus on business and communications skills that will enable graduates to understand and communicate in the business environment in order to apply effective solutions. If you have a passion for learning and adapting to new technology advancements, this may be the degree for you. The AAS program in Computer Information Systems offers students a wide introductory knowledge base that includes microcomputer applications, database, and operating systems in the business environment, as well as more in depth knowledge of an object oriented programming language.
Our hands-on instruction and well-equipped labs provide instruction that is aligned with networking standards and vendor certifications such as Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) and Sun Java Certified Associate (SJCA).
Which class should I take? When should I take it?
See our Recommended Program Sequences:
Foundations of Excellence
|SOSC201||Diversity in Society||3.0|
|ACES100 or OPEN||Achieving Career and Education Success or (if exempt) Open Elective||3|
Foundations of Business
Foundations of Technology
|CISP220||Web Page Applications||3.0|
|CSCI231||Introduction to Programming||3.0|
|CISP238||Server Side Scripting I||3.0|
|GPMT287||Principles of Project Mgmt||3.0|
Choose one of the following:
|CSCI239||Object-Oriented Program w/Java||3.0|
|CSCI232||Object-Oriented Program w/ C++||3.0|
|CSCI234||Object-Oriented Program w/ C#||3.0|
Certification Course Credit
Davenport offers course credit for specific certifications you may hold. Obtaining a certificate demonstrates your knowledge in a specific technology area. In addition, it also indicates your dedication and motivation to professional development. For these reasons, certification exams are highly recommended after completing certificate related courses in Davenport's technology programs. See our certification page for additional information.