From welding to philosophy, FRCC has a program for you.

Is a bachelor's degree your goal? Our two-year associate degrees (A.A., A.S.) are guaranteed to transfer to four-year public schools in Colorado.

Need skills? Our technical degrees (A.A.S.) and certificates launch you into a career. Some certificates can be completed in just one semester!

Select a campus to see what programs are offered there.  Click on a program name for required classes, contacts, starting salaries, and more.

Computer Information Systems

Offered at: Boulder, Larimer, Westminster, Online

Are you interested in data and how it can be secured and organized to benefit organizations? The AAS Degree in Data Administration allows you to explore SQL, database design and database administration practices for efficiency, security and server maintenance.

You may also be interested in exploring a variety of areas within computer information systems such as web development, networking, and computer science. We offer a variety of courses that you can work with faculty to create an AAS degree in Computer Information Systems to better meet your employment needs.

Database Administration Degree

A.A.S. in Database Administration

60 credits
(2 years)

This degree focuses on SQL, database design and database administration.

Database Administration degree: See required courses and descriptions.

Offered at all campuses and Online.

Computer Information Systems (CIS) Degree

A.A.S. in CIS

60 credits
(2 years)

Consult with program faculty to create an individualized CIS degree to meet your needs.This degree allows you to explore a variety of areas within computer information systems, including web development, networking and computer science.

Computer Information Systems degree: See required courses and descriptions.

Offered at Boulder County Campus, Westminster Campus and Online.

 

Transfer Options

Regis University

FRCC students can transfer their A.A.S. CIS degree to Regis and choose to pursue a B.A.S. degree in computer information systems or a B.S. degree in computer information systems, computer networking, or computer sciences. Learn more. 
 

Certificates

Applications Specialist

12 credits
(1 semester)

This certificate program prepares you for entry-level employment positions as data entry and data processing operators using most major types of business applications: word processing, spreadsheets, databases and presentation graphics.

Applications certificate: See required courses and descriptions.

Offered at all campuses and online.

Database

12 credits
(1 semester)

This certificate prepares you for entry-level positions in a business environment that requires an understanding of a Structured Query Language (SQL), database design skills and database administrative tasks.
Database certificate: See required courses and descriptions.

Offered at all campuses.

Web Developer

24 credits
(2 semesters)

This certificate program provides entry-level skills for web development, including PL/SQL, Javascript, PHP, Adobe Photoshop, HTML, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), DHTML, JavaScript and CGI forms.

Web Developer certificate: See required courses and descriptions. 

Offered at all campuses and online.

CIS Jobs & Salaries

Jobs Entry Average Experienced
Database Administrator
$57,840
$91,407
$108,191
Web Developer $47,178
$78,793
$94,601

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Occupational Statistics Survey (2018)




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