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CCL - Computer Information System Technologies

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Information System Technologies program provides training for various entry-level positions in computer systems. Career path opportunities include: help desk support, computer technician, programmer/analyst, software developer, computer hardware and software salesperson, network administrator. Other Computer Information Systems Technologies programs are offered at Scottsdale Community College (SCC): an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Computer Information Systems and Certificates of Completion in Computer Information System Technologies, Database Development, Software Development, and Computer Hardware and Network Support.
Major Code: 5162
Award: CCL
First Term: 4122
Total Credits: 45-47
Last Updated: Apr 22nd, 2014
Required Courses: 31-33
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
CIS117++ Any Database Management modules (1-3) OR
CIS276++ Any Database Management Systems modules (3) 3
CIS121AB Microsoft Command Line Operations 1
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
CIS150 Programming Fundamentals 3
CIS159 Visual Basic Programming I 3
CIS162AC Visual C++: Level I 3
CIS190 Introduction to Local Area Networks 3
CIS225 Business Systems Analysis and Design 3
ENG101 First-Year Composition 3
GBS131 Business Calculations (3) OR
MAT102 Mathematical Concepts/Applications (3) OR
MAT120 Intermediate Algebra (5) OR
MAT122 Intermediate Algebra (3) 3-5
Restricted Electives: 14 Credits
BPC110 Computer Usage and Applications 3
BPC170 Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level I 3
BPC171 Recycling Used Computer Technology 1
BPC210 Advanced Computer Usage and Applications 3
BPC270 Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level II 3
CIS114DE Excel Spreadsheet 3
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS119DO Introduction to Oracle: SQL 3
CIS120++ Computer Graphics (any CIS120 suffixed course) 1
CIS126DL Linux Operating System 3
CIS151 Computer Game Development-Level I 3
CIS162AD C#: Level I 3
CIS163AA Java Programming: Level I 3
CIS166++ Any Web Scripting/Programming course 3
CIS175SA Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 3
CIS217AM Advanced Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS220++ Any CIS220 suffixed course 3
CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3
CIS225 Business Systems Analysis and Design OR
CIS225AB Object-Oriented Analysis and Design 3
CIS226AL Internet/Intranet Server Administration-Linux 3
CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II 3
CIS234 XML Application Development 3
CIS235 e-Commerce 3
CIS259 Visual Basic Programming II 3
CIS262AC Visual C++: Level II 3
CIS263AA Java Programming: Level II 3
CIS270 Essentials of Network and Information Security 3
CIS276++ Any Database Management modules not used to satisfy other Required Courses credits 3
CIS280 Current Topics in Computing 3
CIS296WC Cooperative Education 3
CSC+++++ Any Computer Science course 3
OAS108 Business English 3
MST+++++ Any Microsoft course 3
Free Electives: None
General Education: None
General Education Core: None
First-Year Composition: None
Critical Reading: None
Oral Communication: None
Mathematics: None
General Education Distributed: None
Humanities and Fine Arts: None
Social and Behavioral Sciences: None
Natural Sciences: None
Program Competencies:
  1. Demonstrate the skills needed to set, maintain, and use a database management program. (CIS117++, CIS276++)
  2. Identify and define the major components of the command line environment. (CIS121AB)
  3. Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer information systems, fundamental computer concepts, and programming techniques. (CIS105)
  4. Create a Basic Home Page with HTML. (CIS133DA)
  5. Develop programs using structured design and logic tools. (CIS150)
  6. Use Visual Basic programming language to solve a variety of problems related to business and other disciplines. (CIS159)
  7. Use beginning C programming features to construct programs, functions, pointers, input and output options data types, structures, unions and disk file operations. (CIS162AC)
  8. Perform LAN boot sequence, configuration, and console operation. (CIS190)
  9. Investigate, analyze, design, implement, and evaluate business computer systems. (CIS225)
  10. Demonstrate ability to perform standard English writing skills with emphasis on expository composition. (ENG101)
  11. Apply basic mathematics to business problems, including percentages, interest, discounts, and markups. (GBS131)
  12. Apply basic arithmetic operations in measurement and approximation, the metric system, geometry, introductory statistics, elementary algebra concepts, and graphs. (MAT102)
  13. Apply introductory and intermediate algebra concepts. (MAT120)
  14. Apply algebra concepts to sets, polynomials, fractions, linear equations in one and two variables, operations on polynomials, rational expressions, and graphing of linear equations. (MAT122)