Computer Information Science

We offer courses and programs to support current technologies for application development, programming, mark-up and scripting languages and supporting Open Web platform technologies. Our Certificates and Degrees are designed to prepare students for careers in Computer Science, Information Processing, Information Security, Networking, Programming and Web Development.

Computer Information Science at Sacramento City College


The Computer Information Science Department is located in the Business Building.

CIS – THE JOB OUTLOOK

Almost all industries of our economy are now tied to technology-driven tools. Those technology-driven tools are Computer Information Science.

Computer Science jobs in California

California currently has 77,310 open computing jobs. (3.7 times the average demand rate in California).

The average salary for a computing occupation in CA is $105,622, which is significantly higher than the average salary in the state ($53,890).
Source: Code.org/promote/ca
Date visited 5/20/2016

Salaries for 2016

Discover the latest trends and salary data for more than 70 positions in Information Technology and Computer Information Science:
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Programs of Study

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    Advanced CISCO Networking

    The Advanced CISCO Networking Certificate recognizes the advanced skills needed for job enhancement and promotion in today’s networking and Internet environment. It focuses on advanced… MORE >>

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    Computer Science

    This Computer Science program is designed for students preparing for careers in computer programming and systems analysis. It provides the lower division foundation in… MORE >>

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    Front-End Web Developer

    Front-End Web Developers are proficient at creating Web site structure with some interactivity. There is emphasis on learning HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and user interface,… MORE >>

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    Information Processing

    This degree combines microcomputer software proficiencies and competencies in hardware support, maintenance, and repair with general education requirements. Students will be able to incorporate… MORE >>

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    Information Processing Specialist

    This certificate builds upon a previous background in the use of microcomputer application programs. As the student advances in an office-related career path, technical… MORE >>

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    Information Systems Security

    Information systems security has become a critical knowledge area for those interested in a career as an information technology professional. This degree provides the… MORE >>

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    Management Information Science

    The Management Information Science degree is designed for students preparing for careers in business to effectively use and manage computers. The focus of the… MORE >>

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    Network Administration

    The Network Administration Degree and Certificate of Achievement provides the skills needed in the networking environment. Focus is on the knowledge and skills required… MORE >>

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    Network Design

    The Network Design Degree and Certificate of Achievement provides the skills needed in the networking environment. Focus is on the knowledge and skills required… MORE >>

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    PC Support

    With the rapid expansion of computers into all aspects of society, there is a growing need for technicians with a broad… MORE >>

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    Programming

    The programming certificate provides the basic proficiencies required of computer programmers for entry-level software technician positions or further study in Computer Science.

    Career Opportunities

    Although programmer… MORE >>

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    Web Developer

    Web Developers are proficient at creating Web site structure and interactivity. The Web Developer degree requires students to use database tools and custom applications… MORE >>

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    Web Production Specialist

    Web Production Specialists are proficient at creating simple Web site structure with images, lists and links. The Web Production Specialist certificate requires students to… MORE >>

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    Web Professional

    This program provides a foundation of web design and development skills for students interested in web professional careers including web developers, web designers, and… MORE >>