• COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE

    52.1201 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING

    (PDE APPROVED PROGRAM OF STUDY)

    The Computer Information Science Program is an instructional program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to support the design and development of software applications, manage data systems and related mathematical statistics for analysis and forecasting of business data, process and retrieve business information, and prepare and interpret process and data models.

     

    Students will create a relational database, receive instruction in a variety of computer programming languages including writing, testing and debugging code; writing related system user documentation; demonstrating an understanding of core computer concepts to include the internet and the basic functions of business desktop applications; and analyzing common hardware, software and network processes. Students will receive instruction in business ethics and law, economics, office procedures and communications. Students will learn office safety, computer fundamentals, database administration and computer maintenance/troubleshooting.

     

     

    Specialized Equipment:

    Related Occupations/Employment Opportunities:

    Personal Qualifications:

    Workstations Interactive TV Data Projectors

    Wireless Access Point Laser Printer

    Cloud-based database and webservers

    Computer & Information Systems Managers

    Computer Systems Analysts Computer Programmers Database Administrators Computer Network Architects

    Problem Solving Trouble Shooting Skills

    Analytical Skills Communication Skills Mechanical Aptitude

     

     

    CAREERS:

    Computer & Information Systems Managers

    Computer Systems Analysts

    Computer Programmers

    Database Administrators

    Computer Network Architects

     

      

    Industry Certification

    Provider Name

    Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

    Microsoft

    Microsoft Office Specialist

    Microsoft

    Microsoft Office Specialist

    Certiport

    Oracle Certification (path based on product)

    Oracle