Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems Technologies - CCL

Effective term: 
2018 Spring
Final term: 
2018 Fall
Total credits required: 

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Information Systems Technologies program is designed to provide 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 Technologies and Certificates of Completion in Database Development, Software Development, and Computer Hardware and Network Support.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.

++ indicates any suffixed course.

CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
CIS117DMMicrosoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS121ABMicrosoft Command Line Operations 1
CIS133DAInternet/Web Development Level I 3
CIS150Programming Fundamentals 3
CIS159Visual Basic Programming I (3) OR
CIS162ADC#: Level I (3) 3
CIS166Web Scripting/Programming (3) OR
CIS166++Web Scripting/Programming (any suffixed course) (3) 3
CIS190Introduction to Local Area Networks 3
CIS225ABObject-Oriented Analysis and Design 3
Restricted Electives
BPC110Computer Usage and Applications 3
BPC170A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support 3
BPC270A+ Exam Prep: Operating System Configuration and Support 3
CIS114DEExcel Spreadsheet 3
CIS119DOIntroduction to Oracle: SQL 3
CIS120++Computer Graphics (any suffixed course) 1
CIS126DLLinux Operating System 3
CIS151Computer Game Development-Level I 3
CIS162ADmay be selected as a Restricted Elective if it is not used to satisfy Required Courses.
CIS162ADC#: Level I 3
CIS163AAJava Programming: Level I 3
CIS166++Any Web Scripting/Programming course except course used to satisfy Required Courses 3
CIS175SAInterconnecting Cisco Network Devices 3
CIS217AMAdvanced Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS220++Any Flash/Adobe suffixed course 3
CIS224Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3
CIS226ALInternet/Intranet Server Administration-Linux 3
CIS233DAInternet/Web Development Level II 3
CIS234XML Application Development 3
CIS235E-Commerce 3
CIS259Visual Basic Programming II 3
CIS262ADC# Level II 3
CIS263AAJava Programming: Level II 3
CIS270Essentials of Network and Information Security 3
CIS280Current Topics in Computing 3
CIS290++Computer Information Systems Internship (any suffixed course) 1-3
CIS296WCCooperative Education 3
MST+++++ Any MST Microsoft Technology course 3
CIS276++Database Management Systems (any suffixed course) 3
  1. Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer information systems, fundamental computer concepts, and programming techniques. (CIS105)
  2. Demonstrate the skills needed to set, maintain, and use a database management program. (CIS117DM)
  3. Identify and define the major components of the command line environment. (CIS121AB)
  4. Create a Basic Home Page with HTML. (CIS133DA)
  5. Develop programs using structured design and logic tools. (CIS150)
  6. Use object-oriented programming language to solve a variety of problems related to business and other disciplines. (CIS159, CIS162AD)
  7. Use beginning C programming features to construct programs, functions, pointers, input and output options data types, structures, unions and disk file operations. (CIS162AD)
  8. Design software for Web sites, including client-side and server-side scripting. (CIS166, CIS166++)
  9. Perform LAN boot sequence, configuration, and console operation. (CIS190)
  10. Investigate, analyze, design, implement, and evaluate business computer systems. (CIS225AB)