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Programming and System Analysis - CCL

Gainful Employment Information
Major: 5048
Effective Term: 2009 Fall Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 24

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Programming and System Analysis provides an in-depth exploration of different computer language and technical skills. Includes, but is not limited to the following: operating systems, local area networks, team roles, and dynamics. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) is also available.

Program Notes:

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Consultation with an Academic Advisor is recommended for course selection.

Admission Criteria: None
Program Prerequisites: None
Required Courses
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3
CIS126DA UNIX Operations System (3) OR
CIS126DL Linux Operating System (3) OR
MST150 Microsoft Windows Professional (3) OR
MST150VI Microsoft Windows Vista Administration (3) OR
MST150XP Microsoft Windows XP Professional (3) 3
CIS150 Programming Fundamentals (3) OR
CIS150AB Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals (3) 3
CIS151 Computer Game Development - Level I (3) OR
CIS159 Visual Basic Programming I (3) OR
CIS162 ++Any C Programming: Level I course (3) OR
CIS163AA Java Programming: Level I (3) 3
CIS225 Business Systems Analysis and Design (3) OR
CIS225AB Object Oriented Analysis and Design (3) OR
CIS250 Management of Information Systems (3) 3
CIS217AM Advanced Microsoft Access: Database Management (3) OR
CIS119DO Introduction to Oracle: SQL (3) OR
CIS276DA My SQL Database (3) 3
Restricted Electives
CIS251 Computer Game Development-Level II 3
CIS259 Visual Basic Programming II 3
CIS262 ++Any C Programming: Level II course 3
CIS263AA Java Programming: Level II 3

Program Competencies

  1. Identify common uses of computers in business and other sectors of society. (CIS105)
  2. Name and explain the steps in the system development process. (CIS105)
  3. Describe the components of a Management Information System. (CIS105)
  4. Write simple programs in a common programming language using appropriate input, output, and processing statements for that language. (CIS105)
  5. Identify and define the major components of an operating system, both hardware and software. (CIS126D+, MST150++)
  6. Design algorithms for simple business problems. (CIS150++)
  7. Analyze problem descriptions and design programming solutions to the problems, using common problem-solving techniques. (CIS151, CIS159, CIS162++, CIS163AA)
  8. Write elementary programs in various programming languages. (CIS151, CIS159, CIS162++, CIS163AA)
  9. Analyze problem descriptions and design programming solutions to the problems using common problem-solving techniques. (CIS224)
  10. Describe the integrated workings of systems and subsystems within a business organization. (CIS225++, CIS250)
  11. Set up, maintain, and use a database management program. (CIS217AM, CIS119DO, CIS276DA)

Complete program information is available here.

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change.

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