Computer Information Systems: Business Track
Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems
The growing business and institutional demand for information technology professionals calls for a diverse and progressive set of skills. Students gain these skills in the Caldwell B.S. in Computer Information Systems.
Computer Information Systems courses focus on:
- web design
- web programming techniques
- mobile application development for android and apple devices
- cloud computing
- data mining and analytics
- data protection
- computer and internet security
Develop your technical skills in small classes that provide individual attention. The approach to learning at Caldwell emphasizes hands-on exercises and projects that closely represent those in the modern business world. A CIS degree from Caldwell provides the necessary technological and business skills that will prepare you for immediate employment in information technology positions.
Concentrations are offered in Business Systems or Information Technology.
In the Business Systems concentration, a cohesive balance of technical and business skills serve as a bridge between computer science and business. In this major, you will receive essential training in information systems with courses in: Java programming, operating systems, database management, systems analysis, web programming, and e-commerce.
The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) forecasts that the employment of Information Technology technicians and managers will grow faster than almost all other occupations. The BLS also indicates that technical knowledge provided by this major is essential for many managerial positions.
Caldwell’s CIS graduates usually begin their careers in one of the following positions:
- systems analyst
- systems engineer
- systems integrator
- systems architect
- network administrator
- applications programmer/analyst
- web designer or developer
- web site server administrator
- software developer; computer support specialist
- systems or network administrator
- project manager
- database administrator