Computer / Information Systems
Computer / Information Systems is a great choice for students interested in learning more about the use of computers and information for increased creativity and productivity. This program will provide students with an overall better understanding of software applications that make computers capable of performing specific tasks.
PLANNING TO EARN A BACHELOR'S DEGREE?
The INFORMATION SYSTEMS emphasis (Tennessee Transfer Pathway) is designed to provide the student with the first two years of education necessary to complete a degree in Information Systems at a four-year college or university. DSCC offers dual admission opportunities with several universities.
Typical jobs: Computer programmer, computer support specialists, network administrator, database developer, database administrator, information security specialist, systems administrator, chief information officer, information technology director, systems analyst, cloud architect, computer forensic investigator, mobile application developer, web developer, data modeler after obtaining a bachelor's degree.
NEED TO ENTER THE JOB MARKET QUICKLY?
DSCC offers two options for students ready to begin a new career or step-up to the next level in their current field.
The Computers and information systems concentration prepares students for positions in the workplace through the use of various systems, applications, languages and products. The program consists of a common core of General Education and Business major core courses, combined with subject-specific courses designed to address skills within the concentration area.
Degree plan requirements for the Software Application emphasis by catalog year:
Typical jobs: Office programmer, desktop publisher, database administrator, system administrator/developer, software specialist
The COMPUTER SYSTEMS OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE certificate provides a concentrated study in the skills and specialized knowledge needed to be successful in today’s workplace. This certificate is designed to qualify students for a variety of entry-level positions.
Typical jobs: Data entry clerk, accounting clerk, information systems worker