Computer Information Systems

This certificate program develops software solutions to meet the growing demand for individuals skilled in the development and management of information systems. Students learn how to determine information needs, design appropriate information systems, manage those systems, and measure the systems’ performance. It prepares students for careers in a rapidly changing technological world by training them to analyze business and organizational problems, challenges, and opportunities and to subsequently design, develop, implement and maintain computing solutions through the use of information and information technology.   Apply & Register Program Details

This certificate program develops software solutions to meet the growing demand for individuals skilled in the development and management of information systems. Students learn how to determine information needs, design appropriate information systems, manage those systems, and measure the systems’ performance. It prepares students for careers in a rapidly changing technological world by training them to analyze business and organizational problems, challenges, and opportunities and to subsequently design, develop, implement and maintain computing solutions through the use of information and information technology.

 


Area of Interest:
Computer Studies
Degree/Certificate:
Academic Certificates

This curriculum is currently in the process of being updated. For the up-to-date curriculum, please view our 2020 Academic Program Guide.

Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I1 3
ACC-104 Financial Accounting 3
CIS-105 Computer Literacy or  
CIS-206 Advanced Computer Concepts & Applications2 3
CSC-171 Introductory Python Programming 3
MGT-101 Introduction to Business 3
    15
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
ACC-105 Managerial Accounting3 3
CIS-102 Spreadsheets4 3
CIS-181 Linux/UNIX Essentials 3
CST-102 Introduction to Networking 3
MTH.... Mathematics General Education Elective2 3/4
    15/16
  Total Minimum Credits 30
1Must test into ENG-101 or complete all appropriate prerequisites
2 Prerequisite: CIS-101 or CIS-105
3 Prerequisite: ACC-104
4 Prerequisite: CIS-101 or CIS-105

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Perform fundamental skills of business, programming, and application software in a business/organizational computing environment.
  2. Analyze, design, and implement an information systems approach to a business/organizational environment.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of relational database principles.

Employment Opportunities

  • Computer marketing representative
  • Computer operator
  • Lab assistant
  • Quality control specialist
  • Research analyst
  • Software tester
  • System analyst

Contact Person

Professor Bernadette Carlin, Coordinator
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4423
email: bcarlin@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

11.0202

Program Code

CPG.CT