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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


A.S. Degree

The program is intended for students interested in information systems and can lead to career opportunities as software specialists, web programmers, database developers, systems analysts, or network administrators. A variety of courses will enable students to learn project management, perform systems analysis and design, create business software including websites, desktop applications, mobile apps, manage business data using spreadsheets and databases, implement cybersecurity measures, handle help desk incident reports, and install and maintain small and large 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.

 


El Camino College Major Requirements:

Required Core (9 units): Computer Information Systems 13, 18, 19; 
6 units from: Computer Information Systems 26 and 28 or 140 and 141;
Select one of the following groups of courses (9-11 units):

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

Business Programming:
A minimum of 15 units must be completed at El Camino College.

Required Core (15 units): Computer Information Systems 13, 18, 19, 28, 30;
7 units from: Computer Information Systems 16, 133 or 134, 136

Total Units: 22

Computer Systems Applications:
A minimum of 15 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 7/27/17