Computer Information Systems

 Computer and Information Techology

CIS professionals find employment using current computer applications. Students may pursue a certificate or associate degree in Computer Information Systems all at GateWay.

Course work includes:

  • A survey of computer information systems
  • A variety of operating systems
  • Database management
  • Popular programming languages

Program delivery methods include day and evening classes on campus, online and self-paced courses of study.

Program Location

Washington Campus

Job Titles

Computer Operators**

Program Cost

Certificate of Completion in Computer Information Systems:  $1,868*
Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems:  $5,774*

Median Salary

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* Please note that these are only estimates and do not include books. These estimates may change based on increases to tuition, course fees and book costs. Estimates are based on the 2016-2017 tuition rates for in-county students. Additional fees may apply.

** For information about careers in your area of study, visit O*NET OnLine for detailed job descriptions, education requirements, as well as wage and employment trend information.

Degrees & Certificates


Accreditation is a process used to measure and certify the credibility and quality of services offered by an organization.

GateWay is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Why should you choose an accredited school?

Although many schools offer seemingly similar degree and certification options, not all schools are accredited. In many instances, accreditation of the degree or program you complete may be required in order to become certified to work in the field.