Computer Information Systems

The Associate in Applied Science in Computer Information Systems Degree prepares students for entry-level employment as support and end users in a business environment. Students will learn skills from all major areas of computing including programming, Windows applications, networking, and computer repair. 

The Computer Repair Technician Career Certificate curriculum provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for an entry-level position as a computer repair technician.

The Computer Essentials Career Certificate can lead to the Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer Information Systems.

The Microsoft Office Career Certificate curriculum is designed to give students the resources and information needed to learn about Microsoft Office software.

The Multimedia Career Certificate prepares students to focus on the knowledge and skills essential to preare a variate of computer generated multimedia presentations. Students learn to integrate video, audio, sound, graphics, etc.

The Network Systems Administrator Career Certificate curriculum assists students in upgrading necessary skills to administer a Microsoft Windows Network.

The Networking Essentials Career Certificate is designed to give students an understanding of local area network hardware and software.

The Simulation and Game Development Career Certificate curriculum provides a background in simulation and game development with practical applications in programming, business applications and multimedia technology.

Coursework leading to the Web Site Development Career Certificate provides students the fundamentals of website development including creating and enhancing websites using HTML, Java, ASP and database applications.

For more information, visit the Computer Information Systems department page.

Gainful Employment Information

Morton College provides students with cost, completion and employment information for students in certificate programs.

Download gainful employment information (PDF) for the following certificate programs:

Computer Information Systems - Computer Repair Technician (CRT)
Multimedia Development (MDE)
Networking Essentials (NET)
Network Systems Administrator (NSA)
Web Site Development (WSD)

Associate in Applied Science in Computer Information Systems Degree

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Computer Information Systems AAS General Education Requirements
Computer Info Systems AAS Track Requirements
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  • Students must earn a minimum of 15 credits required for the degree at Morton College. The last 10 semester hours must be completed at Morton College uninterrupted by coursework from another institution. (Please note: this requirement will only be marked as 'Completed' after your final semester grades have been posted. Contact your academic advisor if you need further clarification.)
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Computer Repair Technician – Certificate

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Computing Essentials - Certificate

This curriculum assists students in developing an understanding of computing environments, including hardware, application software and networking essentials.

Microsoft Office – Certificate

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Multimedia Development – Certificate

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Network Systems Administrator – Certificate

Networking Essentials – Certificate

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Simulation and Game Development – Certificate

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Web Site Development – Certificate

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