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.