Computer Information Systems A.S.

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Current students majoring in this program are currently completing their course of study. Moving forward, content from this program has been transitioned to the closely associated Computer Information Systems A.A.S. program and interested students are strongly encouraged to explore that option.

Boot up your career.

Computer skills are in demand in nearly every industry. The SUNY Morrisville Associate in Science (A.S.) degree program in computer information systems is the perfect place to start your education in the field and prepare yourself for successful transfer into a bachelor’s degree program in computer information systems or management information systems.

The curriculum, designed in accordance with guidelines suggested by the Education Foundation of the Association of Information Technology Professionals, teaches current languages such as C++ and Python. You also gain experience using the latest software packages for spreadsheets, graphics, database, communications and multimedia development.

You can enhance your college experience through a variety of related clubs and activities. SUNY Morrisville Esports (MES) creates a community for interested gamers through education, sportsmanship, competitive multiplayer gaming and attendance at gaming-related events. 

The college is one of the first to annually host Global Game Jam® (GGJ), the world’s largest on-site game creation event which gives teams of artists, hobbyists, programmers and gamers throughout the world a chance to brainstorm, innovate, collaborate and develop new ideas for game design over the course of 48 hours.

If you decide to continue your education, you can choose one of our five baccalaureate degree programs in information technology.

Minimum Device Requirements for this Program

  • 8 GB RAM
  • 512 GB Hard Drive
  • 2 USB ports
  • HDMI port
  • Ethernet port (recommended) OR USB Ethernet Adapter
  • Software: Microsoft Office 365
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Top Job Titles for this Program

These are the job titles you are most likely to see listings for when graduating from this program.

  • Systems Administrator
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Desktop Support
  • Help Desk Technician
  • Desktop Support Technician
  • Help Desk Analyst
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Network Administrator
  • Information Technology Technician
  • Senior Systems Administrator