Associate of Science in Computer Information Systems
Community College of Allegheny County

Program Details

The online Associate of Science in Computer Information Systems prepares students with a broad knowledge of computer hardware and software components. Students will learn core principles and terminology related to computing.

Courses examine ways to implement programs using various data structures and types. Students gain skills in database design and creation of advanced graphical user interface components. Graduates of this Computer Information Systems associate degree online may continue their studies by transferring into a bachelor’s degree program or enter into a career in computing. 

The curriculum includes aspects of:

  • Java programming
  • Computer organization
  • Data structures and programming with C++
  • Database systems

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Community College of Allegheny County is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oregon, Wisconsin, Wyoming