Information Systems and Technology

Bachelor Degree, Associate Degrees, and Diploma Program Available

The Information Systems and Technology department at Midstate College prepares graduates for entry-level positions that require knowledge of the fundamental concepts of business related software applications and computer maintenance. The Computer and Information Science Degree trains students to be users or support users of computers in a business or professional environment. Students receive education and hands-on training in the operation, maintenance and management of computer information systems.

Computer Information Systems, Bachelor of Science

The baccalaureate degree in Computer Information Systems is designed to provide students with a strong background in computer and information science and prepare them for successful careers in areas of computer technology ranging from network management, web design, and database management, to help desk and software support.

Computer and Information Science, Associate of Applied Science

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer and Information Science prepares graduates for entry-level positions in a variety of technical fields. The students will acquire technical and soft skills needed in today’s information technology workplace.

Administrative Professional, Associate of Applied Science

The administrative professional is qualified to work in a large variety of offices such as insurance, manufacturing, real estate, advertising, publishing, radio and television, public utilities, financial institutions, government, education, airlines, and travel agencies. He or she has a mastery of office skills, demonstrates the ability to assume responsibility without direct supervision, exercises initiative and good judgment within the scope of assigned authority, and has good human relations skills. Administrative professionals are an essential part of the management team and often become office managers. Their knowledge assists them in managing time, paper, equipment, and people. New technologies and modern business environments provide further challenges for this exciting career. With work experience, the administrative professional is prepared to handle independent projects and assume a supervisory position. This program provides a career of distinction in the future for the responsible student today.

Office Assistant, Diploma Program

This program offers a career course of study that will prepare the student for a supportive role in performing the basic duties necessary to assure the successful operation of a business office. This program will prepare the student for entry-level office support positions.