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ComputerInformation Systems

Computer Information Systems

In our rapidly changing world, the demand is growing for jobs in Information Technology. The Aims Computer Information Systems/Computer Science Department can give you the skills you need to succeed in this exciting industry. Our goal is to produce well-trained employees who will succeed in any employment opportunity.

NEW for Fall 2017: A Cyber Security Specialist certificate will be offered starting Fall 2017. The certificate is designed to prepare students for entry into the field. Courses will provide a comprehensive overview of network security and knowledge necessary to protect data confidentiality, integrity and availability. Students will learn about threats to computer networks, including vulnerability assessment as well as incident response, disaster recovery and computer forensics. The classes will also help to prepare students to take the CompTIA Security+, Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) and the Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certification exams.

Potential entry-level job opportunities include:

We offer two associate of applied science degrees and seven occupational certificates:

Essential Skills

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