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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_AAS_FCIS

Campus: Boulder County Campus, Larimer Campus, Westminster Campus, and Online Learning

Computer Information Systems

In consultation with a CIS Program Advisor, the student may develop an Individualized Computer Information Systems Associate of Applied Science degree that is customized to relate to the student’s employment or skill development.

Requirements

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
CIS 118Introduction to PC Applications

3

 

CIS 223Linux

3

or

CNG 201Linux Configuration: (OS)

3

Total Credit Hours:6

CIS 128 may be applied as an elective for this award. Westminster students may substitute CIS 128 for CIS 223 by obtaining a signed course substitution form. Please see Program Director for details.

Additional Requirements

Students must select a minimum of 27 credits from any combination of CIS, CNG, CSC, or/and CWB courses. Credits over 27 will reduce the remaining electives needed to fulfill degree requirements.

Total Credit Hours:27

Electives

Students may select an additional 12 credits of electives from the following ACCBUSCISCNGCSCCWBMANMARMGD, or MAT 201 or higher to fulfill remaining degree requirements.

Total Credit Hours:12

Required General Education Courses

Arts and Humanities

Select one course (3 credits) from the Approved General Education Electives List for the AAS degree.

Total Credit Hours:3

English

Select one course (3 credits) from below:

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENG 121English Composition I

3

ENG 122English Composition II

3

ENG 131Technical Writing I

3

Total Credit Hours:3

Mathematics

Course NumberTitleCredits
MAT 121College Algebra

4

or higher

Total Credit Hours:3-4

Natural and Physical Sciences

Select one course (3 credits) from the Approved General Education Electives List for the AAS degree.

Total Credit Hours:3

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Select one course (3 credits) from the Approved General Education Electives List for the AAS degree.

Total Credit Hours:3

Required General Education Courses

Total Credit Hours:15-16

Total Credit Hours: 60-61

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