Computer Information Systems


Administrative Assistant, $30,013* Word Processing Operator, $33,303* Computer Support Specialist, $48,890* Database Administrators, $70,350* Computer Network Support Specialist, $55,000* Computer Programmer, $78,800* Network and Computer Systems Administrator, $75,200* Web Developer, $81,300*


 *Bureau of Labor Statistics 2013 annual mean wage. Most positions require bachelor’s degree or above



Career Info

An associate of science in computer information systems can lead to a career working with information systems, data communications and networking, or information management. Employment opportunities include jobs as an applications developer, microcomputer service technician, help desk specialist, computer operator, software designer, computer security specialist, network administrator, systems developer or database specialist.

Potential Careers

  • Administrative assistant
  • Application developer
  • Computer programmer
  • Computer support specialist
  • Computer engineer
  • Data and network security expert
  • Database administrator
  • Information systems specialist
  • Multimedia designer
  • Network/systems administrator
  • Network administrator
  • Software designer
  • Software engineer
  • System analyst
  • Systems developer
  • Telecommunications specialist
  • Web designer
  • Word processing operator

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