COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
If you're a big picture thinker who is interested in which technology works best in a given situation, we have the program for you.
Computer Information Systems (CIS) is engaging, lucrative, and in demand. Blending business and technology, a career in CIS is a hybrid of sorts that will engage your technical, analytical, and communication skills to work in a business environment.
At Harford Community College, we offer a computer information systems degree and certificate options that can prepare you for transfer or immediate transition into an entry-level position in the computer field.
No. of Credits:
Associate of Applied Science: 60
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your computer information systems studies.
What kind of courses can I expect to take?
Develop a strong background in computer applications for business through required courses and electives like these at Harford:
Introduction to Information Sciences
Computer Operating Systems
Introduction to UNIX
Introduction to Networks
Computer Systems and Procedures
Fundamentals of Network Security
MS Windows Server Operating System
Programming II: Java
What can I do when I complete this program?
With a degree in computer information systems at Harford, you can work towards your bachelor's degree and/or start a career working for a business or corporation in computer science while giving you the opportunity to thrive as a business person.
Top Transfer Destinations
- Towson University
Computer and Information Systems Manager
Computer Simulation/Gaming Engineer
Computer User Support Specialist
Network and Internet Specialist