The transfer program in Computer Information Systems (CIS) offers a strong foundation in both business studies and information systems. The concepts of information systems and the hands-on experience gained in the design, development and implementation of business applications provide this foundation. Students will be prepared to transfer to a four-year college, begin a career working in the information systems field or apply their knowledge in programming, systems analysis and/or computer management in a private entrepreneurial setting.
Students who have completed the program will be able to:
- Demonstrate basic knowledge of information systems principles and the fundamental skills of business, programming and application software in a business computing environment
- Communicate effectively and professionally with a broad range of audiences
- Analyze a problem, critically investigate, and define computing requirements appropriate to its solution
- Demonstrate knowledge of programming processes including planning, writing, testing, executing, and debugging
- Demonstrate knowledge of web and database design, development and management in a business information environment
Students can download the Program Guide listed above to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives for this program.
The RCSJ Catalog provides class descriptions.
The Course Registration Info site shows important information for each semester such as deadlines, dates, and guides.
For a complete list of when important College dates occur, students can view and download the Academic Calendar.