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This program provides training in the theory and practices of computer information systems with emphasis on top-down and object-oriented program design principles.

Students will learn to program in procedural languages, object-oriented languages, and visual languages. A graduate of this program seeks employment as Programmer, Maintenance Programmer, Programmer/Analyst, System Analyst, Software Engineer, Quality Assurance Software Specialist, or Application Developer. 

Successful completion of this program may potentially lead to professional licensure. Licensure may be global, national, or state-specific. This program meets requirements for the State of Pennsylvania. Requirements for other states may vary.

Program Competencies 

The student/graduate will be able to:

Become highly employable in the computer field after learning three programming languages: procedural, object-oriented and visual.

View the required courses and curriculum semester-by-semester for Computer Information Systems - Programming Specialist, A.A.S.