Computer Sciences and Information Systems

CSIS Program Mission Statement

The CSIS Program implements the Salt Lake Community College mission "to provide quality higher education and lifelong learning to people of diverse cultures, abilities, and ages, and to serve the needs of community and government agencies, business, industry and other employers."

By implementing this mission, the CSIS Program prepares students to enter the workforce and/or transfer to a four-year institution by providing them opportunities to acquire substantive knowledge in a variety of computing disciplines, develop essential critical thinking skills, enhance self-confidence and experience personal growth.

Implementation is accomplished by offering:
  • 12 different certificate programs designed around a focused, specialized curricula.
  • two Associate of Applied Science degrees to facilitate employment as programmers, programmer /analysts, web programmers, database/network administrators, and a variety of other positions.
  • an Associate of Science degree which seamlessly transfers to four-year institutions within the Utah System of Higher Education.