Information Systems Technology

Information Systems Technology

AWARD: Associates
LENGTH: 2 Years


This program is designed for the student who desires to obtain knowledge in software, web design, programming, and practical IT knowledge for office and technical staff. Upon completion of this program, the student may seek a career as a software specialist, IT management trainee, web site developer, help desk specialist, entry level programmer, or other IT professional. 


Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics.


  • Access to a computer that meets or exceeds the PC Specifications for Technical Programs.
  • All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma or certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.


The Program Pathway for Information Systems Technology AAS is a resource for students that lists the following items:

  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Information Systems Technology AAS