Technical Electives and Embedded Certificates

Following are examples of embedded certificates you may earn as part of the technical electives requirement of the Computer and Information Systems degree program. Please speak to an admission representative to learn more.

Web Programming Certificate (9 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

WEBD 330 Client Side Scripting - Javascript 3
WEBD 225 Web Page Development II - CSS and XML 3
Plus 1 of the following:
WEBD 430 Advanced Client-Side Scripting 3
WEBD 325 Advanced PHP Programming 3
WEBD 420 Server-Side Alternatives 3

Web Design Certificate (15 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

WEBD 110 Designing Digital Images for the Web 3
WEBD 210 Writing for the Web 3
WEBD 215 Web Site Design 3
WEBD 240 Animation & Interactivity I 3
Plus 1 of the following:
WEBD 340 Animation & Interactivity II 3
WEBD 120 Introduction to Virtual Worlds 3
WEBD 320 Streaming Media Technology 3
SDEV 200 Wireless Application Design & Development 3

PHP Programming Certificate (12 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

WEBD 330 Client Side Scripting - Javascript 3
WEBD 225 Web Page Development II - CSS and XML 3
WEBD 325 Advanced PHP Programming 3
WEBD 410 Content Management Systems 3

Software Development Certificate (select one of the following options; 12 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

Option 1
SDEV 240 C++ Programming I 3
SDEV 340 C++ Programming II 3
SDEV 450 Enterprise Java Programming 3
Option 2
SDEV 240 C++ Programming I 3
SDEV 340 C++ Programming II 3
SDEV 260 Visual C# Programming I 3
SDEV 360 Visual C# Programming II 3
Option 3
SDEV 450 Enterprise Java Programming 3
SDEV 260 Visual C# Programming I 3
SDEV 360 Visual C#Programming II 3

Java Development Certificate (3 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

SDEV 450 Enterprise Java Programming 3

C++ Programming Certificate (15 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

SDEV 240 C++ Programming I 3
SDEV 345 Data Structures & Algorithms 3
SDEV 260 Visual C# Programming I 3

Linux Administration Certificate (12 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

NETW 360 Linux Systems Administration II 3
NETW 460 Linux Shell Scripting 3
NETW 215 TCP/IP 3
NETW 365 Implementing Linux Security 3

Computer Forensics & Digital Investigations Certificate (15 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

CFDI 240 Digital Forensic Investigation Techniques 3
CFDI 270 Anti-Forensics & Network Forensics 3
CFDI 340 Digital Forensic Analysis 3
CFDI 350 White-Collar Crime 3
CFDI 360 Cybercrime 3

Computer Networking (12 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

NETW 215 TCP/IP 3
NETW 130 Telecommunications 3
NETW 330 Network Design 3
NETW 210 Wireless Networking 3

System Administration Certificate (12 credits to complete as part of CIS degree)

NETW 215 TCP/IP 3
NETW 250 OR Windows Server Administration OR
NETW 260 Linux Systems Administration I 3
NETW 350 Windows Server Administration II 3
NETW 360 Linux Systems Administration II 3
NETW 460 OR Linux Shell Scripting
NET 335 Routers 3