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DEGREE: A.S. Computer Information Science: Server Administrator
Code #1621

This degree is designed for networking professionals who want to manage the components of a network system, based on the Microsoft Windows platform and Microsoft server software, on an ongoing basis; monitor and optimize the components of a network system; and diagnose and resolve problems regarding the components of a network system.

¹ Students interested in Windows should take CISN 301, CISN 374, CISN 378 and CISS 341. Students interested in Linux should take CISN 303 and CISS 342. Students interested in security should take CISS 341 or 342, CISS 350 and CISS 360. 

Associate Degree
The CIS – Server Administrator Associate in Science (A.S.) degree may be obtained by completion of the required program and general requirements as well as sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

DEGREE: A.S. – Web Developer
Code #2000

Program Description:
Web Developers are proficient at creating Web site structure and interactivity. The Web Developer degree requires students to design, code, and modify websites from layout to function, in accordance to a client’s specification. Students will work with a variety of tools, environments, and applications to learn and practice website programming, scripting languages, and interacting with databases.

Associate in Science Degree:
The Web Developer Associate in Science (A.S.) degree may be obtained by completion of the Required Program......... Units, plus general education requirements, plus sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

DEGREE: A.S. Management Information Systems
Code #1074

This program provides the basic skills necessary for a career in business, while allowing the student to select courses that fit individual needs and desires. This degree also meets some of Sacramento State's lower-division coursework for a BS in Business Administration with a MIS concentration.

Suggested Electives:
PHIL 310; BUS 310; ENGR 300; WEXP 498; BUS 330, BUS 345; SOC 321

Associate Degree
The Management Information Systems Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree may be obtained by completion of the required program and general requirements as well as sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

DEGREE: A.S. Computer Science
Code #1066

This program provides a foundation in algorithm development, programming techniques, data structures, and structured problem solving.

This A.S. Degree would be appropriate for a student planning to transfer to the California State University (CSU) or the University of California (UC) to major in either Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

It is critical that transfer students regularly meet with a CRC counselor and the CRC programming faculty to select specific CRC courses that match university degree requirements.

Required Program
Units
4th Semester:
4
Fall Semester in odd-numbered years only:
3
Total Units Required
22

¹The corequisite for this course can be applied to the CRC graduation requirements.

Suggested Electives:
PHIL 310; BUS 310; COMM 301; MATH 343; CISC 310; CISC 498

Associate Degree
The CIS - Computer Science Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree may be obtained by completion of the required program and general requirements as well as sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

DEGREE: A.S. Computer Information Science, Information Systems Security
Code #1535

This degree is designed to give students currently employed as an Information Technology (IT) Professional the additional skill sets necessary to work in this rapidly growing field. This degree covers some of the critical skill sets for the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam, which is recognized as an international standard for an Information Systems Security (ISS) Professional.

Suggested Electives:
PHIL 310; BUS 310; COMM 301; MATH 343; CISC 310, CISC 498

Associate Degree
The CIS - Information Systems Security Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree may be obtained by completion of the required program and general requirements as well as sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

Guideline to students:
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) candidates are required to satisfy all ten security domains to pass this certification. It is recommended that students use the following information to guide them in their selection of the appropriate course(s) for their personal and/or professional needs.

Elective Courses
Take these courses for these CISSP domain skill sets:

CISS 310 Security Architecture & Models
CISS 320 Access Control Systems & Methodology
CISS 330 Telecommunications, Network & Internet Security
CISS 341/342 Operations Security
CISS 350 Security Management Practices
CISS 360 Law, Investigation & Ethics