GET STARTED IN THE WORLD OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Work at the intersection of technology and business. Computer information systems professionals help companies and government agencies select, maintain and operate the hardware and software systems they use on a daily basis.

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A Strayer associate information systems degree gives you the foundational computing skills to support information systems in organizations ranging from tech to health care to law enforcement. You’ll also develop your communication and critical-thinking skills to enhance your employability.

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A Degree With a Difference

85% of Strayer associate degree recipients who responded to our survey said their degree had an impact on meeting their professional or career goals.

— OIRAE Graduates Survey, April 2013

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Associate in Arts in Information Systems - North Carolina

Information Systems

BUILD YOUR SKILL SET:

Apply information technology solutions to enhance organizational performance
Conceptualize and analyze organizational problems and identify their appropriate computing solutions
Communicate effectively with a range of audiences to accomplish a common goal
Analyze, understand, manage and control information technology risk
Understand the professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities of securing data and infrastructure
Apply fundamental management techniques to ongoing information technology operations
Design, implement and evaluate information systems solutions that satisfy organizational needs
Communicate in writing and through graphic representations with a range of audiences
Analyze the impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society
Apply critical data analysis and research skills that exploit the organizational opportunities created by technology innovations
Increase your professional net worth, and start on a path toward career advancement
Prepare to pursue a bachelors degree in information systems to further your knowledge and marketability

FOR REAL-WORLD CAREERS SUCH AS:

Computer Network Support Specialist
Computer User Support Specialist

Classes start

Oct. 6th

Credit Hours

90

Courses

20

Cost per Course

$1,420 Tuition and Fees

Graduate in

3.5 years
Take classes online or at these campuses nearest you:

Loudoun

45150 Russell Branch Pkwy Suite 200
Ashburn, VA 20147
United States
P:
703.729.8800

Manassas

9990 Battleview Parkway
Manassas, VA 20109
United States
P:
703.330.8400

Rockville

4 Research Place Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
United States
P:
301.548.5500
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KEY COURSES IN YOUR CONCENTRATION.

CIS 110-Computer Programming Design

Learn fundamental programming concepts, including event-­driven programming, object-­oriented programming, basic data structures and algorithmic processes. Focus on structure, decision-­making, looping, arrays, methods, objects, events, databases, pseudo-­coding and visual flowcharting to construct workable programs.

CIS 175-Introduction to Networking

Prerequisite: CIS 106 or CIS 109 or CIS 111

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of networking technology. The focus of the course will include networking protocols, topologies, hardware and operating systems. Topics include data communications, telecommunications, infrastructure security, inter/intranetworking and the application of networking to multimedia, information storage and distribution.

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Tuition and Fees

Application Fee:$50 (not applicable in all states)

Technology Fee:$65.00 per quarter

Tuition:

$1,420.00 per course (Full-Time), $1,420.00 per course (Part Time). Textbooks and supplies are not included in the tuition rates and must be purchased by the student. You should allow approximately $3,000.00 for textbooks and supplies over the course of your degree.

Tuition rates apply to all new and readmit undergraduate students. For all students enrolled as an undergraudate prior to Winter 2014, please Click here for undergraduate tuition rates.

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Graduate in 1.7 to 2.5 years

  Classes Per Quarter Time to Graduate
Full-time 3 or more classes per quarter (classes start 4 times per year) 1.7 year or fewer (3 classes per quarter)
Part-time 2 or fewer classes per quarter (classes start 4 times per year) 2.5 years or more

Strayer University's academic calendar runs on te quarter systems, which means that classes start 4 times per year. Classes meet for 11 weeks with 1-2 week breaks between quarters. The above times to graduate assume that students are enrolled in consecutive quarters. All of these facts and figures refer to any concentration that you choose.

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BUS 100-Introduction to Business

Get a foundation in business operations through a survey of the major business functions (management, production, marketing, finance and accounting, human resource management, and various support functions). Take a high-level look at business organizations and the business environment, strategic planning, international business and quality assurance.

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