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Computer Information Systems

Program Overview

Do you want a career that lives at the intersection of technology and business? Successful organizations rely on integrated technological solutions to carry out their business operations, interact with both suppliers and customers, and excel in the marketplace. In the Computer Information Systems (CIS) program, you’ll learn how to design, develop, manage, and maintain sophisticated technologies that are used everywhere — from local to global organizations.

The CIS program's comprehensive curriculum will equip you with the knowledge and skills to succeed in technology-related roles, such as a helpdesk technician, technology trainer, and more. This program will also prepare you for industry-recognized certification exams, including the Oracle Corporation OCA, AWS Cloud Practitioner certifications, and the CompTIA A+.

Make it happen! Enroll today to start your journey.

Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.

Why Phoenix College?

Phoenix College’s Computer Information Systems (CIS) program offers courses ranging from programming and IT training to network introductions and UNIX and Linux operating systems. Our CIS courses are ideal for those hoping to join an IT support team or become a computer support specialist for hire.

PC offers an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree and a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in CIS, as well as a CCL in iOS App Development and Linux Professional CCL.

Next Steps

Discuss your course load with an academic advisor inside the Hannelly Enrollment Center (HC) at our historic, centrally located campus. Future computer applications students may contact the program director, Nicolas Rouse, for more information.