Computer Information Systems
This program provides a firm foundation in technology and its use in business areas. Computer Information Systems is the bridge between business problems and technological solutions. Topics of study include databases, networks, systems analysis, and security. Students will be prepared to enter the workforce after graduation or transfer to Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or Information Technology programs at a four-year college.
Message from the Curriculum Chair
Prepare yourself for an exciting future while you enjoy a dynamic and stimulating learning experience. Acquire advanced skills in areas like software applications, operating systems, computer networking, programming logic, information security, systems analysis and design, and more. The CIS program takes the best of the computer and business worlds to prepare you for advanced study or immediate employment within a wide range of industries and careers.
This field continues to change rapidly, and faculty members are always looking for opportunities to bring new materials and new content to the classroom. With guidance from experienced faculty, you will learn to use current technologies in cutting-edge computer labs. The Computer Information Systems program’s emphasis on hands-on learning will prepare you with the technical skills and the confidence needed for future success. If you are ready to embark on an educational journey that will support you in many different phases of your future, this program is a great place to start.Denise Sullivan Computer Information Systems
Computer Information Systems AAS
The Computer Information Systems (CIS) major provides a firm foundation in technology, while introducing the student to the use of technology in business areas. The CIS major is the bridge between business problems and technological solutions. Topics of study include technology, databases, networks, systems analysis, and security. The curriculum is designed for both the student who intends to seek full-time employment after graduation and the student who wishes to transfer to Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or Information Technology programs at a four-year college. Graduates of the program are prepared for a variety of entry-level positions in information systems.
Information about the chair
Contact InformationPhone: 914-606-6988
Office location: Classroom Bldg Room 47
Title(s): Associate Professor, Department Chair
Department/Division: Computer Information Technologies
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- CIS215 – Management Information Systems
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