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Student in computer labComputer Information Systems

If you are fascinated by computers and how they’ll shape our future, one of the most innovative programs at The University of West Alabama is for you. Our CIS program introduces you to the most current programming languages, network administration techniques and offers hands-on information-processing challenges that promote critical thinking skills needed for today’s business/industry. During the program, you’ll gain additional job qualifications through internships and certifications. Access to the leading computer technology gives you the tools to be successful inside and outside the classroom. When you graduate, you'll be ready to be an integral part of the day-to-day operations of any company.

View the full computer information systems major curriculum here. 


  • Programming I and II
  • Information Security
  • Database Management
  • Data Structures
  • Network Communications
  • Visual Basics
  • System Analysis
  • Systems Projects
  • Cyber Security
  • Operating Systems
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Internships
  • Network Administration I and II

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Delta Mu Delta
  • Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honor Society
  • University Scholars Award
  • Toastmasters

Career Opportunities

  • Business Analyst
  • Requirements Analysts
  • Systems Analyst
  • Network Technician
  • Network Systems Analyst

Contact Information

College of Business and Technology contact or 205-652-3666.

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