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A.S. Degree

The program is intended for students interested in information systems and can lead to a degree or certificate of achievement, and career placement or advancement. A variety of courses will enable students to design graphical user interfaces, perform systems analysis, develop Web pages, spreadsheets, and databases, and implement and maintain LANs (local area networks). Students will demonstrate their proficiency through performance in laboratory exercises and objective examinations. Program assessment is measured by program completion and periodic program review. The program leads to career opportunities as software specialists, Web programmers, database developers, systems analysts, or network administrators.

El Camino College Major Requirements:

Computer Information Systems 13, 18, 19; 
Choose one of the following groups: Computer Information Systems 26 and 28 or140 and 141;
Select one of the following groups of courses:

Help Desk: Business 27, Computer Information Systems 11, 40

Advanced Applications: Computer Information Systems 29, 80

Networking: Computer Information Systems 40, 142, 143

Programming: Computer Information Systems 16, 133, 134

Mobile and Web Programming: Computer Information Systems 30, 133, 134, 136

Total Units: 24-26

Certificate of Achievement

Computer Systems Applications:
A minimum of 15 Computer Information Systems units must be completed at El Camino College and a grade point average of "B" is necessary in the required 21-22 units.

Required Core (15 units): Computer Information Systems 13, 18, 19, 26, 28;
Programming (3-4 units): Computer Information Systems 16, 133, 134, 136;
User Support (3 units): Computer Information Systems 11, 30, 40

Total Units: 21-22

Last Published 2/28/17