Computer Information Systems

Immerse yourself in core courses that provide the basic technology skills that will prepare you for more advanced theory and technology training in programming, database administration, systems analysis, networking, and Web design and development.

Degrees Offered:  AS, BS, & Post Bac in CIS
Offered in Augusta, Bangor, at sites statewide and online



Certificate in Health Informatics

The Health Informatics Certificate is a 31-credit hour program designed to assist health information managers leverage information technology in the healthcare field. As information technology becomes integrated with the delivery of healthcare options, the demand for health care professionals to manage electronic medical records steadily rises.

The certificate coursework will prepare students in an information technology program with no previous  healthcare experience or students in a healthcare program with no previous  technology training to apply for positions that require an understanding of both IT and the healthcare field.

The courses required for the certificate integrate medical information and technology training:

  •  Any biology with a lab
  •  MAT 115 Elementary Statistics
  • CIS 101  Introduction to Computer Science
  • CIS 225  Introduction to Health Informatics
  • CIS330 Systems Analysis
  • CIS 350 Database Design and Management/Oracle
  • CIS 360 Geographical Information Systems
  • CIS 352 Data Visualization
  • CIS 475 Advanced Health Informatics
  • Approved BIO or CIS course


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