Associates of Applied Science in Information Systems

Whether right out of secondary school or returning for extra education, an associate's degree is useful for a wide variety of jobs. An applied associate's degree allows one to work directly with the tools and techniques of the chosen field. What is an Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems? This degree will prepare you for many of the technological needs of a variety of companies. Cen… Read more

Whether right out of secondary school or returning for extra education, an associate's degree is useful for a wide variety of jobs. An applied associate's degree allows one to work directly with the tools and techniques of the chosen field.

What is an Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems? This degree will prepare you for many of the technological needs of a variety of companies. Central to this degree is the ability to manage, troubleshoot and support computer use in an office, school or other environment. As an associate's degree, it serves as a good base for further technological study in a more focused area, such as game design, data management and various web services.

The main benefit you will receive from this kind of degree is an increased fluency with computer hardware and software. This kind of knowledge is useful in everyday life and on the job. Many companies rely on computers for day-to-day business, meaning the skills you gain in your coursework will be highly valued.

The cost of such a degree will depend on the institution. Some schools offer online courses, which can adjust your expense. It is always advisable to understand all applicable fees before finalizing your enrollment.

Any company that uses computers to track data needs a student of information systems. That means a job applicant with an associate's degree in applied information systems is attractive in many fields. The proficiency you will gain with standard hardware and software means you can work in IT, design and development. This degree also opens doors to jobs such as data analyst and information systems manager.

Information systems in a growing field with many job opportunities. An associate's degree in this subject is sure to be useful in a variety of positions. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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SUNY Clinton Community College
Plattsburgh, USA

The mission of the Computer Information Systems AAS degree program is to prepare students for employment in various information technology related areas and/or for the pursuit ... +

The mission of the Computer Information Systems AAS degree program is to prepare students for employment in various information technology related areas and/or for the pursuit of advanced degrees in information technology by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and practices in computer programming, database, web design, hardware, operating systems and networks. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, USA

The Information Technology Specialist Degree program prepares the student to understand networking components, personal computer repair, troubleshooting, and management of wor ... +

The Information Technology Specialist Degree program prepares the student to understand networking components, personal computer repair, troubleshooting, and management of workstations and server systems. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Mid Michigan College
Mount Pleasant, USA +1 More

Our Associate Degree in BIS equips graduates for entry into a vast number of careers including administrative assistant, assistant manager, operations office associate, and cu ... +

Our Associate Degree in BIS equips graduates for entry into a vast number of careers including administrative assistant, assistant manager, operations office associate, and customer service representative. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
College of du Page
Glen Ellyn, USA

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at College of DuPage offers a variety of degrees and certificates that enable graduates to pursue careers and upgrade skills in ... +

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at College of DuPage offers a variety of degrees and certificates that enable graduates to pursue careers and upgrade skills in a wide range of information technology (IT) fields. In addition, the program offers courses and programs designed to give professionals working outside the IT field the knowledge and skills to utilize current and emerging technologies required for their jobs. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Ancilla College
Donaldson, USA

In Ancilla College’s Computer Information Systems (CIS) program you will learn computer technology and software skills. Your Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree will ... +

In Ancilla College’s Computer Information Systems (CIS) program you will learn computer technology and software skills. Your Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree will provide you with hands-on experiences, skill training and knowledge related to computer applications, network security, web design and new information technologies... -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Coos Bay, USA

The Associate of Applied Science CIS Digital Design degree is designed to successfully prepare students for careers in the expanding fields of digital design and media product ... +

The Associate of Applied Science CIS Digital Design degree is designed to successfully prepare students for careers in the expanding fields of digital design and media productions through an integrated curriculum exposing students to design principles and technical strategies. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Campus
 

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