Information Systems Management

Graduates of this program will demonstrate proficiency in the fundamental information technology skills required to provide user support in a business setting, the ability to design and plan the deployment of new technology systems, and the ability to design, plan and manage updates to technology systems. These skills will enable the certificate holder to provide robust IT Support services to and/or fill an IT Management position in a wide variety of organizations.

Program Integration: This CSC completes 16 of the credits required in the Information Systems Project Management A.A.S.

Program Outcomes

Graduates of this program will demonstrate:

  1. Proficiency in the fundamental information technology skills required to provide user support in a business setting
  2. Ability to design and plan the deployment of new technology systems; and
  3. Ability to design, plan, and manage updates to technology systems.
Course Sequence Lecture Hours Lab Hours Hours in Class Credits
BUS 204 Project Management 3 0 3 3
ITE 120 Principles of Info Systems 3 0 3 3
ITE 182 User Support/Helpdesk Principles 3 0 3 3
ITP 170 Project Management (IT) 3 0 3 3
ITP 251 Systems Analysis and Design 4 0 4 4
Total 16 0 16 16

Program Information

Minimum credits:16

Length: 2-3 semesters

Career opportunities: Information Systems Manager:$37,000-47,100 Nationwide with associate degree. Source: Monster.com) 
With a bachelor's degree: $82,360-135,800 (*Median salary range nationwide as of 2015. Source: BLS.gov)

Industry Certifications:Students may sit for the MOS certification in Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

Division:Business, Business, Engineering, Industrial Technologies

Contact:434.797.8440 or 434.797.8474

For more information consult the College Catalog