About Computer Information Systems
Prepare for a top career in fast-growing, high-impact computer industries.
Gain the skills necessary to develop and implement new computer technologies in the corporate world and in government, higher education and nonprofits. Choose the Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems (CIS) at PennWest California. This undergraduate degree combines knowledge of leading-edge information technologies and systems methodologies with an understanding of the evolving needs of today's dynamic business environment.
The CIS degree is ideal for students who are interested in working with technology to find solutions to business problems. This program also is designed to critically analyze existing business processes and their systems, and to redesign them into streamlined, optimized processes. While a fundamental understanding of information technology is a cornerstone of the degree, an equally important and distinguishing element of the CIS degree is a solid foundation in basic business functions.
Gain a career advantage with PennWest California's accredited, well-respected CIS program
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems program at PennWest California is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org. PennWest California has been awarded this prestigious accreditation for more than 10 years. PennWest California's ABET-accredited program, which surpasses national academic standards, was designed by a team of scholars and professionals with extensive real-world experience and with the guidance of our own CIS External Advisory Board.
The CIS advisory board ensures that the skills taught throughout the program are those in demand by industry. Our board, composed of industry representatives and graduate school stakeholders, gives annual reviews of student performance and feedback on curriculum improvements. As a result, our PennWest California graduates are in high demand.