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Computer and Information Systems

Computers and Information Systems

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Overview

Graduates of the Computers and Information Systems (CIS) Program learn the complexities of computer software, hardware, and programming processes to enable them to be successful in the workplace. 

It is recommended that you select one of our many Certificate programs of study, so upon completion of the AAS degree, you will also have certificates from RVC in your discipline of preference.

For those who decide to pursue a bachelor’s degree, the Computers and Information Systems (CIS) Program offers courses that can be successfully transferred to baccalaureate institutions. Students should consult with an academic advisor, or the Dean or Academic Chair of the CIS program.

Who Should Enroll

  • Career changers who are looking to transition to a career in programming, database & support specialists fields
  • Mobile app developers, entry-level programmers, programmer/analysts, technical support specialists, PC specialists, and database designers who want to increase their expertise 
  • Professionals already working in companies who want to keep up to date with the latest trends and industry best practices

Community Outreach

RVC CIS Hour of Code at Ebates

Hour of Code Goes on the Road

If Professor Chuck Konkol had his way, everyone would take at least one hour to learn how to code. He’s certainly done his part to reach as many people as possible in the Rockford region.