Computer Information Systems

The transfer program in Computer Information Systems (CIS) offers a strong foundation in both business studies and information systems. The concepts of information systems and the hands-on experience gained in the design, development and implementation of business applications provides this foundation. Students will be prepared to transfer to a four-year college, begin a career working in the information systems field or apply their knowledge in programming, systems analysis and/or computer management in a private entrepreneurial setting.

Program Goals

Program Goals

Students who have completed the program will be able to demonstrate knowledge of:

  • Information systems principles and the fundamental skills of business, programming, system and application software in a business computing environment
  • Programming processes, including planning, writing, testing, executing and debugging
  • Web and database design, development and management in business information environment​
Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Students who successfully complete this program will qualify for employment as:

  • Application developers
  • Infrastructure architects
  • IT support specialists
U.S. News & World Report rates Computer Information Systemscareers​ in the U.S. News' 100 ​Best Jobs listing. Students may visit the CAP Center to discuss career options.​
Program Classes

Program Classes

Classes will be available online and onsite.
Students enrolled in the program will benefit from:

  • A schedule that will provide for completion within two years
  • User-friendly scheduling for those who are working or have other obligations
  • Comprehensive online support service
  • Seamless transfer to regional colleges and universities

Students may download the program requirements to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives.

The RCGC Catalog provides class descriptions.
Admissions

Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Rowan College at Gloucester County!

We offer a quality education, with the lowest tuition rates in New Jersey. You can explore a range of excellent and affordable educational opportunities such as a wide array of:

  • Scholarships
  • Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Payment Plans and Grants for Eligible Students


Program Advisor

Program Advisor

Please see the below points for more information regarding your advisor.
  • Current students please visit rcgc.edu/advisement to schedule an appointment with your academic advisor.
  • Future students please visit rcgc.edu/appointments to learn more about how to get started.
NOTE: Students involved with other groups (Educational Opportunity Fund, Student Athlete, etc.) report to that advisor.


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Still can't find something for which you're looking?
  • Visit our FAQ Page to view some of the most frequently asked questions.
  • For further assistance, or if you still have any questions, you can Request More Information to get in contact with an RCGC representative.


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