Computer Information Systems

Do you enjoy working with computers and technology? Do you love to solve problems and figure out games and puzzles? Then the Computer Information Systems (CIS) program is for you.

Interested in this program?

Why should I choose this program?

Through this program, you'll develop in-depth skills and knowledge in a broad range of IT disciplines, including programming, database development, PC repair, networking, operating systems, security, web development, and system analysis and design. You will have excellent baseline skills and knowledge in all of the major IT specializations, the ability to work well both independently and with a team, and the skills needed to go directly into the workforce or transfer to a 4-year university.

The CIS program offers dedicated, caring, and knowledgeable faculty, small class sizes, and a curriculum that is designed with industry partner input to provide hands-on experience with the latest technologies. Our courses include laboratory work in current industry technology and software, such as PHP, MySQL, Oracle, .NET, Java and Mobile Application Development. HFC is also a member of Microsoft’s MSDN Academic Alliance Program, which allows us to provide free access to professional developmental software and tools.

What skills will I learn and improve?

  • Baseline IT understanding
  • Teamwork and independent motivation
  • Decision-making
  • Resource allocation
  • Leadership
  • Written and verbal communication

What are my career opportunities?

Median pay for a variety of occupations

  • Chief information officers (CIOs)
  • Chief technology officers (CTOs)
  • IT directors
  • IT security managers

Program features and benefits


Lists the faculty associated with this program and their contact information.

David Maier, Ph.D.
FT Faculty - CIS
Kimberly Moscardelli, M.B.A.
FT Faculty - CIS