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Associate in Applied Science



Computer Science Information Systems Curriculum

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River
MCC-Business & Technology
MCC-Longview
MCC-Maple Woods
MCC-Penn Valley

Contacts:
BR-Brian Hurley, 816.604.6659
BTC-Jerin Schreiber, 816.604.5449
LV-Cindy Herbert, 816.604.2356
MW-Dempsey Yearry, 816.604.3218
PV-Lyle Gibson, 816.604.4209

IMPORTANT: Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling. 

A.A.S. Computer Science and Information Systems

COLL 100 First-Year Seminar 1
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
ENGL 101 Composition & Reading I 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 135
POLS 136
POLS 137

United States History to 1865 or
United States History Since 1865 ~ or ~
Introduction to Political Science ~ or ~
Introduction to  U. S.. National Politics or

Introduction to State and Local Politics

3
MATH 120 College Algebra or higher 3
COMM 100
COMM 102
Fundamentals of Speech or
Fundamentals of Human Communications
3
Any course numbered 100 or above from the following disciplines:
ART, ANTH, COMM, ECON, ENGL, Foreign Language, GEOG (except 104 & 110 and GIS courses), HIST, HUMN,  MUSI, PHIL, POLS, PSYC, SIGN, SOSC, SOCI, THEA 3-5
BIOL, CHEM, GEOG (104 & 110), GEOL, MATH 120 or above, PHYS 3-6
   

 Software Development core requirements

BSAD 221 Business Communications 3
CSIS 110 Information Technology Fundamentals 3
CSIS 115 Computer Concepts and Applications 3
SPECIFIC EMPHASIS REQUIREMENTS:
Software Development
CSIS 123 Programming Fundamentals 3
CSIS 128 Web Development 3
CSIS 143 Database Design and Management 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals 3
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Assurance  
CSIS 222 Object-Oriented Programming with Java 3
CSIS 223 Object-Oriented Programming 3
CSIS 228 Advanced Web Development 3
CSIS 279 Web Database Programming 3
CSIS 290 Field Competencies and Employment Strategies 3
Total credit hours 61-68

SECURE SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION & ENGINEERING (Cybersecurity) CORE REQUIREMENTS

Computer and User Support Certificate Coursework:
COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
BSAD 221 Business Communications 3
CSIS 110 Information Technology Fundamentals 3
CSIS 111 Computer Hardware, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting 3
CSIS 151 Microsoft Operating Systems Concepts 3
Complete the CompTIA A+ Certification  Pass
 
Network and Systems Support Certificate Coursework: 
Complete the Computer and User Support Certificate  13
CSIS 119 Scripting Fundamentals 3
CSIS 143 Database Design and Management 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals 3
CSIS 230 Windows Server and Active Directory Fundamentals 3
CSIS 232 Virtualization and Cloud Computing Concepts 3
Complete the CompTIA  Network+  Certification  Pass
 
Secure Systems Administration and Engineering Certificate Coursework:
Complete the Network and User Support Certificate  31
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Security 3
CSIS 270 Network and Systems Security 3
Students must choose one of the following tracks:  
CSIS 261 Advanced Networking I 3
CSIS 262  Advanced Networking II 3
OR    
CSIS 280 Penetration Testing 3
CSIS 281 Cyber Analytics 3
Complete the CompTIA Security+ Certification  Pass
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 61-68
Last Modified: 11/7/19