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Computer Information Systems

Computer User Certificate*
18 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0125

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

CIS 103 Computer Software and Concepts

4

CIS 116 Introduction to the MS-Windows Operating System

2

CIS 203 Managing Information Systems

3

CAB 135 Electronic Spreadsheeting Using Excel

2

CAB 140 Database Applications Using Access

3

CIS or CAB electives (except CIS 101, CAB 110)

4


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


18

 

*May be completed entirely online.

Also see
Computer Information Systems Department
Careers in Computer Information Systems
All Degrees and Certificates

Alumni Profile

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Oakton holds a special place for John Nebl, a police officer who took classes at the College during the 1980s. Not only did he find his vocation, he also found his wife.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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