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Cheney, WA 99004
BS in Computer Information Systems
Our Computer Information Systems program provides significant formal training in database and web programming, unique internship opportunities, and team development of client-sponsored projects. You will be well prepared to help industry realize the potential of information systems. Opportunities abound in this field!
The four-year program is designed for the computer literate freshman who is qualified to begin a Math Proficiency course and the Writing Proficiency course. To finish in four years the student must be prepared to take full loads averaging sixteen credits. Many students will require more than twelve quarters, necessitating part of a fifth year or summer sessions.
Students enrolled in a program are responsible for completing the required courses that were current as of their advancement date, or can opt for the most recent degree requirements.
What will I study?
You will learn about:
- Professional development
- Local and global impact of computing
- Professional, ethical, legal, security, and social issues
- Network programming
- Database Management
- Web and Software Development
Emphases / Concentrations:
- Business and Economics
- Geographic Information Systems
- Health Services Administration
Interesting courses I might take:
- Database Management Systems
- Graphical User Interface Programming
- Web Programming
- Network Programming
- Secure Coding
- Android or IPhone Mobile Development
What could I do with my degree?
- Applications Developer
- Network Manager
- Business Intelligence Analyst
- Systems Administrator
- Systems Analyst
- Web Developer
- Software Engineer