Computer Information Systems

Connect IT

Avnet Games
Avnet Games
CIS@SCC - Configure your IT Career at SCC
CIS@SCC - Configure your IT Career at SCC

CIS @ SCC provides internships, professional events, and service-learning opportunities for career-bound students to connect with local businesses and government agencies.

Configuring Your IT Career Event

  • CIS @ SCC’s annual event designed to help CIS majors prepare to work in the IT industry.
  • This event includes a keynote speaker and a discussion panel with IT professionals and CIS @ SCC alumni.

Avnet Games

  • CIS @ SCC student teams participate in the Avnet Tech Games each spring.
  • In 2013, a CIS @ SCC student team won the Accenture Green Data Challenge (read the SCC News Article).
  • Each winning team member received a $1,000 scholarship for Avnet for their efforts.
  • The game featured 90 teams made up of 250 students from Arizona universities and colleges.

Computers for Kids

  • Each year, 60 students from Supai Middle School receive refurbished computers as part of an ongoing computer donation program called “Computers for Kids”.
  • CIS @ SCC students voluntarily refurbish computer components donated by the Rotary Club of Scottsdale and other participating local businesses.
  • Since 2005, more than 350 students and their families have received free computers through this program.