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Computer Information Systems 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.

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.

3 Credits (Publisher)
3 Credits (Linux)
  • CSC 116 - Logic and Program Design 3 Credits
  • CSC 154 - Visual Programming 3 Credits
4 Credits (C++ or Java)

**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.
  • Apply for graduation online at
  • 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.