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.
Students who have completed the program will be able to:
Demonstrate a basic knowledge of information systems principles and the fundamental skills of business, programming, system and application software in a business computing environment
Communicate effectively and professionally with a broad range of audiences
Analyze a problem and critically investigate and define computing requirements appropriate to its solution
Demonstrate knowledge of programming processes, including planning, writing, testing, executing and debugging
Demonstrate knowledge of Web and database design, development and management in business information environment
Transfer to a four-year college or university
Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, High School Equivalency (HSE) recipients or those who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.
Students may download the Program Requirements to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives for this program.
The RCGC Catalog provides class descriptions.
The Class Schedule Listing shows the availability of classes for each semester.
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.