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Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems

The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems provides the graduate with the knowledge and applied technical skills needed to enter computer-related occupations in the business/industry job market.

Learning Outcomes:

Recipients of the Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems will have demonstrated:

  1. ability to perform basic tasks in the Windows operating system.
  2. ability to create and edit word processing documents involving formatting skills.
  3. ability to create and edit electronic spreadsheet documents utilizing basic mathematical skills.
  4. ability to create and edit relational databases.
  5. ability to create and edit electronic presentations.
  6. ability to navigate and utilize the Internet.

Required courses for the Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems:

Freshman Year
First Semester Hours
CIS 105: Computer Concepts 3
CIS 114: Microsoft Windows 3
ENGL 101: Composition and Rhetoric I 3
MATH 102: College Algebra 3
Behavioral/Social Science Elective 3
15
Second Semester Hours
CIS 115: Software Applications 3
CWD 111: Internet Technology 3
ENGL 102: Composition and Rhetoric II 3
ACCT or BADM Accounting/Business Elective* 3
Natural Science Elective 3
15
Sophomore Year
First Semester Hours
BADM 220: Business Communications 3
SPCH 110: Principles of Speech 3
CIS, CIT, or TLCM Elective* 3
CIS Elective* 3
CIS Elective* 3
  15
Second Semester Hours
CIS 227: Computer System Design 3
CIS Elective* 3
CIS Elective* 3
CIS Elective* 3
Humanities Elective 3
  15
     
Total Hours: 60

Students must make a "C" or higher in prerequisites before enrolling in any given course.

*CIS ELECTIVES: Any non-required CIS, CWD, or MIS course (except CIS 099); or one from the following: TLCM 121, TLCM 216, TLCM 217, TLCM 218, CIT 101, CIT 120, CIT 150, CIT 151, CIT 160, CIT 161, CIT 210, CIT 235, or CIT 270.

*BUSINESS ELECTIVES: Any ACCT course or any non-required BADM 200-level course.