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The Associate of Science degree and Certificate of Achievement in Computer Information Systems are concerned with the development of procedures which are effective and efficient, computer languages suitable for starting these procedures, and systems for executing the procedures. This may include the ability to write programs in Visual BASIC, C++ or Java and applications such as Excel. Graduates of the program are prepared for employment as trainees in information systems, computer programming, and systems analysis. Completion of the degree provides background for curriculum at a four-year institution such as the California State University system at Fullerton or Pomona. Students intending to obtain a bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems should consult the major requirements for upper division standing listed under the Business Administration major at the school of their choice.