Computer Information Systems (A.A.S.)

Career opportunities

JCC’s Computer Information Systems degree will prepare you for a variety of computer related careers. The potential careers and median salaries for experienced professionals, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, include:

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 60

Program Codes

Degree Option
Associate in Applied Science Degree
Hegis Code
5103
Curriculum Code
0581
General Requirements
20 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
8 SUNY LAS JCC
ENG 1510: English Composition I3
ENG 1530: English Composition II3
INT 1555: Inquire2
6
Social Sciences Electives - SUNY Gen Ed3
Social Sciences Electives3
6
Mathematics Electives (MAT 1590 or higher)3
Natural Sciences Electives - SUNY Gen Ed3

Core Requirements
33 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
33 SUNY LAS JCC
CSC 1530: Introduction to HTML & CSS3
CSC 1560: Computer App Software I4
CSC 1570: Programming Concepts/Applications3
CSC 1590: Computer Programming4
CSC 1760: Computer App Software II3
CSC 2410: Web Programming3
CSC 2450: CIT Capstone3
CSC 2540: Introduction to Systems Analysis3
CSC 2660: Database Management4
Business Electives

Must be numbered 1500 or higher.

3

Electives
7 credit hours

Important Points
  • Some upper level computer science courses are only offered online.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Design a business solution that includes a Web and Database application.
  2. Solve a basic business problem using an office software package.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to solve a programming problem using an Object Oriented Programming language.