Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5162
First Term: 2019 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 42
CIP Code: 11.0101
Occupational Area: Information Technology

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 11-3021 15-1111 15-1121 15-1141 15-1142 15-1143 15-1199 25-1021


Description: 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.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester




Required Courses
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS121AB Microsoft Command Line Operations 1
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
+ CIS150 Programming Fundamentals 3

+ CIS159 Visual Basic Programming I (3) OR
+ CIS162AD C#: Level I (3) 3

+ CIS166 Web Scripting/Programming (3) OR
+ CIS166++ Web Scripting/Programming (any suffixed course) (3) 3

+ CIS190 Introduction to Networking 3
+ CIS225AB Object-Oriented Analysis and Design 3
Credits: 25

Program Competencies
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)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: April 22, 2014

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.





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