2020-2021 Catalog Winter Update

Advancement of Computing - Information Systems, Undergraduate Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in the Advancement of Computing - Information Systems (AdvComputing-IS) is designed for individuals seeking to develop marketable skills grounded in Information Systems principles. Upon successful completion of the certificate, students will have mastery of advanced skills to build a career in the area of Information Systems.

Program Outcomes

Integrate advanced knowledge of all areas of information systems (General Computing Knowledge).

Apply fundamental principles and practices of the advancement of computing in information systems (Information Systems Principles and Practices).

Apply critical and ethical thinking to solve problems in the advancement of computing in information systems (Critical and Ethical Thinking).

Evaluate data to inform decisions and solve problems in the advancement of computing in information systems (Quantitative Literacy).

Create the ability to develop and express ideas while applying a variety of delivery models, genres, and styles (Communication).

Collaborate effectively on diverse teams to accomplish a common goal (Collaboration).

Admission Requirements

City University of Seattle's undergraduate admission requirements, found under Admissions in the catalog menu, apply to this program. 

Total Required Credits (30 Credits)

Required Courses

IS 330Information Systems


IS 450Software Process Management


IS 451Frontend Web Development


IS 452Backend Web Development


IS 456Database Systems Management


IS 457Enterprise Systems