Arapahoe Community College

2015-2016 Catalog

Computer Information Systems Certificate

Certificate

CIP 110101 (CIS1)

The CIS certificate has been constructed to provide the prospective student with skills in a broad variety of topics. With knowledge of accounting, management, marketing, office software, databases and economics, the recipient is prepared for a wide variety of entry-level positions within many different industries.

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to Arapahoe Community College

Program Requirements

Major Courses

(18 credit hours)

Select a minimum of 18 credit hours from course offerings below.

At least 10 credit hours must be from CIS, CNG or CSC prefixes.

ACC 121

Accounting Principles I

4

ACC 122

Accounting Principles II

4

BUS 115

Intro to Business

3

CIS 115

Intro to Computer Information Systems

3

CIS 118

Intro to PC Applications

3

CIS 130

Introduction to the Internet

1

CIS 135

Word Processing Complete

3

CIS 140

Microsoft Outlook

1

CIS 145

Complete PC Database

3

CIS 155

PC Spreadsheet Concepts

3

CIS 161

Presentation Graphics

1

CIS 167

Desktop Publishing (Publisher)

3

CIS 202

Automated Project Management

3

CIS 220

Fundamentals of UNIX (Linux)

3

CIS 232

UNIX Shell Programming (Linux)

3

CIS 240

Database Design and Development

3

CIS 268

Systems Analysis and Design

3

CNG 124

Networking I: Net+

3

CNG 132

Network Security Fundamentals

3

CNG 211

Windows Configuration (OS)**

3

CSC 116

Logic and Program Design

3

CSC 119

Introduction to Programming

3

CSC 154

Visual Basic.net Programming

3

CSC 160

Computer Science I (C++ or Java)

4

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)

3

MAN 226

Principles of Management

3

MAR 216

Principles of Marketing

3

MAT 125

Survey of Calculus I

4

**CIS 128 Windows Complete is acceptable

Total

18 credit hours

Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum of 10 credit hours in the Major must be from CIS, CNG or CSC prefixes.
  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC). (form available at www.arapahoe.edu/graduation)
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.
  • "Information regarding occupations, completion rates, placement rates, program costs and median loan debt may be found at www.arapahoe.edu/departments-and-programs/gainful-employment-disclosure-information."

2015-2016 Catalog

Arapahoe Community College

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