CIS - Computer Programming With an Emphasis on Applications: Basic

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02274)

Provides training in the theory and practice of computer programming emphasizing business and computer applications. Prepares students for employment as entry-level programmers or programmer aides and provides a foundation for students who wish to prepare for a career in the field of information technology.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Demonstrate the use of the appropriate user interface design and application tools to solve various basic programming problems.

Gainful Employment

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Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

Program Requirements
BUS 70KEYBOARDING I1
CIS 101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS4
CIS 106PROGRAMMING LOGIC AND DESIGN3
CIS 115INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING USING C++4
CIS 130MICROCOMPUTER DISK OPERATING SYSTEM1
CIS 146INTRODUCTION TO STRUCTURED QUERY LANGUAGE (SQL)2
CIS 167QUALITY ASSURANCE AND SOFTWARE TESTING3
CIS 226OPERATING SYSTEMS AND COMMAND LANGUAGES3
Total Units21