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Computer Information Systems Degree and Certificate

Santa Ana College: Degrees and Certificates for 2006-2007

Computer Information Systems Degree (SAC 0162) and Certificate (SAC 0197)

The associate degree and certificate curriculum in Computer Information Systems is concerned with the development of procedures which are effective and efficient, computer languages suitable for starting these procedures, and systems for executing the procedures. This may include the ability to write programs in Visual BASIC, C++ or Java, experience microcomputer data processing applications such as Excel or Access, and ability to structure data for the computer. Students intending to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems should consult the major requirements for upper division standing listed under the Business Administration major at the school of their choice.
Major requirements for the associate in arts or science degree and certificate:
Course Units
Computer Science 105, Visual BASIC Programming 3
Computer Science 205, Advanced Visual BASIC Programming 3
Business 150, Introduction to Computing & Application Software (4)
OR 4-3
Computer Science 100, The Computer & Society (3)
Computer Science 134, Windows XP Operating System
Computer Science 163, Microsoft Excel 3
Computer Science 167, Microsoft Access 3
Computer Science 173, Introduction to Networking Technology 3
Computer Science 247, Windows 2000 Server 3
Three (3) units taken from the following electives: 3
Accounting 101 or 101H, 102 or 102H, 141, 160; Computer
Science 103, 104, 112, 117, 118, 121, 134, 136, 141, 152, 155,
156, 168, 169, 170, 183, 186, 206, 213, 214, 241, 242, 243, 254.
TOTAL 27-28

Database Certificate (SAC 2290)

Course Units
Computer Science 105, Visual BASIC Programming 3
Computer Science 167, Microsoft Access 3
Computer Science 168, Advanced Microsoft Access 3
Computer Science 170, Introduction to Oracle 3
Computer Science 205, Advanced Visual BASIC 3
TOTAL 15

Networking Certificate (SAC 2291)

Course Units
Computer Science 173, Introduction to Networking Technology 3
Computer Science 247, Windows 2000 Server 3
Computer Science 141, UNIX Operating System 3
Computer Science 241, UNIX System Administration 3
Computer Science 254, Introduction to TCP/IP 3
TOTAL 15

UNIX Certificate (SAC 2294)

Course Units
Computer Science 117, Perl Programming & CGI 3
Computer Science 141, UNIX Operating System 3
Computer Science 241, UNIX System Administration 3
Computer Science 242, Advanced UNIX Shell Scripts 3
Computer Science 243, UNIX System Programming 3
TOTAL 15

Web Page Designer Certificate (SAC 2292)

Course Units
Business Applications 164, Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3
Business Applications 173, Macromedia Flash 3
Business 141, The Globalization of Marketing 1
Computer Science 103, Internet & World Wide Web Essentials 1.5
Computer Science 118, JavaScript Programming 3
Computer Science 152, HTML 3
Computer Science 155, Graphics Design Concepts for the Web 3
TOTAL 17.5

Web Programming Certificate (SAC 2293)

Course Units
Computer Science 112, Java Programming
OR 3
Computer Science 213, C# Programming
Computer Science 117, Perl Programming & CGI 3
Computer Science 118, JavaScript 3
Computer Science 205, Advanced Visual BASIC 3
Computer Science 206, Visual BASIC for Web Development 3
TOTAL 15