Bachelor of Science Degree
See also Computer Science and Software Engineering
Keep companies connected through computer programming
Most of today’s companies and businesses have a web presence, with programming, networking, and database needs. Because nearly all companies rely on computerized information systems, there is consistent demand for skilled employees to develop and maintain them.
In PCC’s computer information systems major, students prepare for a variety of industry positions by learning to plan, program, and manage computer information systems, networks, databases, and websites. Students receive hands-on experience in a broad range of technologies and programming languages, gaining the logical thinking and disciplined documentation necessary to work with computer information systems.
With excellent training and valuable experience, graduates can enter the field or further their studies in graduate programs.
Recommended high school preparation for a computer information systems major is two
units of algebra. Opportunities are available to make up this deficiency. In this case, time
required to complete a computer information systems degree could be expected to increase.