Computer Information Systems
Graduates earning the A.A.S. degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS) will gain an understanding of the foundation of the system development life cycle for business-oriented and computer-based information systems. The topics involve the study of systems analysis, systems design, database management, computer and Web programming. Other technical and business areas of study, with an emphasis on database and Web development, will focus on the implementation of information systems in a variety of operational settings.
This program may be completed online.
Minimum program credit hours: 60
- Degree Option
- Associate in Applied Science Degree
- Hegis Code
- Curriculum Code
|ENG 1530: English Composition II||3|
|English Electives (college level)||3|
|Social Science Electives
Chosen MAT course(s) must be at the 1590 level or higher.
|Liberal Arts and Science Electives
|CSC 1530: Web Publishing||3|
|CSC 1560: Microcomputer Applications I||4|
|CSC 1570: Programming Concepts/Applications||3|
|CSC 1590: Computer Programming||4|
|CSC 1630: Web Technologies||3|
|CSC 1760: Microcomputer Applications II||3|
|CSC 2410: Web Programming||3|
|CSC 2450: CIT Capstone||3|
|CSC 2540: Introduction to Systems Analysis||3|
|CSC 2660: Database Management||4|
Courses must be at the 1500 level or higher.
- Some upper level computer science courses are only offered online.
- Up to 2 credits for liberal arts & sciences and/or career electives may need to be LAS specific.
Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:
- Design a business solution that includes a Web and Database application.
- Solve a basic business problem using an office software package.
- Demonstrate the ability to solve a programming problem using an Object Oriented Programming language.
Our courses and programs are designed to give you a strong foundation in your area of study. But we know that for many of you, your time at JCC is just the first step in your educational journey. And when it's time for you to take your next step, that strong foundation, coupled with the wide variety of transfer agreements we maintain with several top colleges and universities, will help make your transfer process as smooth as possible. Learn More
It is important when planning your transfer to talk with your advisor about the specifics of each four-year college or university.
|View agreements which specify that students earn the A.A.S. Computer Information Systems degree (or in some cases a specified alternative degree):|SUNY College of Tech. (Alfred State)
|View additional agreements related to computer information systems and computer science:|Cornell UniversityFranklin University Medaille CollegeRochester Institute of Technology (RIT)St. Bonaventure UniversitySUNY at FredoniaSUNY College at Buffalo (Buffalo State) SUNY PotsdamSyracuse UniversityUniversity of Pittsburgh at Bradford