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  • Computer Information Systems
  • Fast Facts

    Program Start Term: Every Semester

    Award: AAS, AGS, Certificate

    Average Class Size: 12-25

    Program Length: 6 Semesters

    Part-Time or Full-Time: Both

    Course Availability: Day, Evening, Hybrid, & Online

    Program Locations: Pueblo, Fremont, Southwest

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  • Computer Information Systems Degree

    Cyber Security Degree

     Certificates available

     Coming Soon

    • AAS in Software Development and Security (60 Credits)
    • AAS in IT Systems Administration (60 Credits)
    • IT Industry Standard Cert (16 Credits)
    • Software Development Cert (28 Credits)

    What Will I Learn
    The CIS program teaches you basic networking, programming, and database technologies as well as technical aspects of the internet and data communications. The Associate of General Studies Degree with an emphasis in Computer Information Systems prepares you to transfer to a university as a junior to pursue a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems. Please check with the university of your choice to assure transferability of all courses.

    Career Information (with a 4-year degree)
    Computer and Mathematical Occupations entry level $50,184.00 experienced $100,927.00
    Computer Hardware Engineers entry level $71,965.00 experienced $125,447.00

    For more information on Colorado IT careers and pathways, please check out the Information Technology web page located on the Careers in Colorado website.

    Our Experienced Faculty
    All PCC full-time faculty in CIS have extensive industry experience.  Part-time faculty often work in some area of Information Technology.  

    Our Cutting Edge Facilities
    CIS courses are usually taught with hands-on activities in computer labs.  The CIS department has several labs one of which is set up to be used by students for implementing or troubleshooting computer networks.

    Gainful Employment Data
    Computer Information Systems - IT Industry Certification Prep
    Computer Information Systems - Software Development
    Forensic Computing Certificate
    Information Assurance Certificate