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Earn a Computer Usage and Applications Certificate!

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Usage and Applications program is designed to provide an overview on the use, application, and technological developments of computers in a changing electronic environment. Courses focus on training the student in the basic use of software applications including the computer operating system, word processing, electronic worksheets, database management, presentation graphics, and the Internet.

CIPS Code: 11.1006

Certificate of Completion in Computer Usage and Applications

Required Courses 17
Course # Course Title Credits
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems Shared Unique Number Number CIS1120 3
CIS113DE Microsoft Word: Word Processing 3
CIS114DE Excel Spreadsheet 3
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS118AB PowerPoint: Level I 1
CIS121AE Windows Operating System: Level I 1
CIS133BA *
CIS133CA *

Internet/Web Development Level I-A (1) AND
Internet/Web Development Level I-B (1) AND
Internet/Web Development Level I-C (1)
Internet/Web Development Level I (3)
Click any of the above course #'s for detailed information and register for it today! **


  • Effective Spring 2010, the Computer Information System (CIS) courses required by this program are not applicable if taken more than eight (8) years prior to the completion of the certificate program. Consult with an Academic Advisor for complete information.
  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 17.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • ** Not all classes are offered every semester. Contact an Academic Advisor for additional information

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