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COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Employment opportunities in the field of computer technology are endless. The employment outlook is excellent as employment in this area is expected to grow faster than the average for all other occupations. Those trained in the science of computer technology work in such areas as:

  • Computer Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Computer Scientist
  • Systems Analyst
  • Computer Support Specialist

Course work includes computer concepts like Linux Fundamentals, the traditional programming languages of C++, Visual Basic, Java as well as XHTML for the web.  An introduction to business and management concepts is offered in the Introduction to Information Management course.  Newly added to the program is a new course on ethics for  technology professionals called Cyber Ethics.

 

Why Choose Sheridan College?

The Computer Information Systems program at Sheridan College is designed for students interested in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and/ or those interested in pursuing a career in Computer Hardware, Networking, and Computer Programming. The Computer Information Systems program serves as the foundation for a baccalaureate program for those who wish to transfer, as well as direct job entry skills for those not pursuing a baccalaureate program.  At Sheridan College the classes are offered in a multitude of formats to meet the student’s needs.  Small class sizes provide opportunities for individualized attention from the program’s award winning faculty.