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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


  • Business Productivity
  • C++ Language Proficiency
  • Desktop Database Proficiency
  • Enterprise Database Proficiency
  • Game Design and Development
  • Game Programming and Development
  • Java Language Proficiency
  • Linux Proficiency
  • Spreadsheet Proficiency
  • Visual C++ Language Proficiency
  • Visual Basic Language Proficiency
  • Web Client Developer
  • Web Programmer

Learn more about Computer Information Systems certificates.

Contact Information

Dr. Sam Shamsuddin, Program Co-coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1530B, (630) 942-2940

Stephen Santello, Program Co-coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1530C, (630) 942-2654

Kim Groesbeck, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1433, (630) 942-2599

Nazia Naqvi, Program Advisor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1530A, (630) 942-2081

Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592