Degree and Certificate Information

Associate in Applied Science Degrees

The CIS Program at College of DuPage offers five Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees: Software Development, Application and Technical Support Specialist, Game Design, Game Programming, and Game Animation and Design.

Each degree program consists of a minimum of 64 credits in General Education requirements and program requirements.

Software Development:

The Software Development degree can be earned with emphasis in either Visual Basic, C++, Java, or .NET.


Application and Technical Support Specialist:

Gaming: Game Design, Game Programming, and Game Animation and Design:


College of DuPage offers the following Certificates:

Credits range from 15 to 35.

  • Business Productivity
  • Desktop Database Proficiency
  • Enterprise Database Proficiency
  • Spreadsheet Proficiency
  • C++ Language Proficiency
  • Visual C++ Language Proficiency
  • Java Language Proficiency
  • Visual BASIC Language Proficiency
  • Linux Proficiency
  • UNIX Proficiency
  • Web Technician
  • Web Programmer
  • Game Design and Development
  • Game Programming and Development

 More information on all Certificate requirements

Gainful Employment Information

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Contact Information

Dr. Sam Shamsuddin, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1601B, (630) 942-2940

Kathy Kotowski, Tech-Connect Advisor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1812B, (630) 942-3961

Kim Groesbeck, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1634, (630) 942-2599

Business and Technology Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2616, (630) 942-2592


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