The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Programming and System Analysis provides an in-depth exploration of different computer language and technical skills. Includes, but is not limited to the following: operating systems, local area networks, team roles, and dynamics. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) is also available.CG, EM, GC, MC, PC, PV, SC
Important information you’ll need when applying to MCC:
- Academic Career
- Degree/Certificate Type
- Career and Technical Certificate
- Academic Plan
- Programming and System Analysis (CCL)
- Academic Plan Code
- Total Credits Required
- Catalog Year
This pathway map can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below is a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this pathway map. Some of the opportunities presented below may require either a bachelor degree or a post-graduate level education.
|Occupation / Title||Annual Median Wage|
|Computer Systems Analysts||$88,480|
|Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.|
Course Sequence by Term
The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:
- The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
- Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
- Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.
|CIS105||Survey of Computer Information Systems||RC||3|
|UNIX Operations System or Linux Operating System or Any Microsoft Windows course or Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals or Visual Basic Programming I or C Programming: Level I or Java Programming: Level I||No requisites or No requisites or No requisites or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor. or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor. or No requisites or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|CIS224||Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows||RC||3|
|CIS150||Programming Fundamentals||CIS105 or permission of instructor||RC||3|
|CIS151||Computer Game Development -Level I||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|Business Systems Analysis and Design or Object Oriented Analysis and Design or Management of Information Systems||Any programming language or permission of instructor or Any programming language or permission of instructor or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105.||RC||3|
|Introduction to Oracle: SQL or MySQL Database or SQL Server Database||A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor. or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|Restricted Elective||Restricted Elective||RE||3|
|CIS251||Computer Game Development - Level II||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS151, or permission of Instructor.||RE||3|
|CIS259||Visual Basic Programming II||RE||3|
|CIS262++||C Programming: Level II||RE||3|
|CIS263AA||Java Programming: Level II||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS163AA or permission of Instructor.||RE||3|
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Program Area Key
- Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
- FYC = First Year Composition
- HU = Humanities, Arts and Design
- Mathematics = Mathematics
- NS = Natural Science
- Oral Comm = Oral Communication
- PP = Program Prerequisite
- SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
- RC = Required Courses
- RE = Restricted Electives
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.
All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.
View MCCCD’s program website for the Certificate of Completion in Programming and System Analysis (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=125805).
* Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.