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Computer Information Systems & Computer Science

Mission

The mission of the Department of Computer Information Systems & Computer Science is to create an active, experiential learning environment that prepares students to be able to plan, design and manage an e-commerce- ready enterprise that is driven by efficient business processes and supported by a Web-ready integrated database environment.

To fulfill our mission the following overall goals of the Department of CIS/CS are to:

  • Teach and broadly disseminate fundamental knowledge concerning the design, use and implementation of organizational computer information systems.
  • Prepare students with the necessary knowledge and skills for success in the workplace and life-long learning as a business professional in the field of computer information systems.
  • Maintain a high level of effectiveness in instruction, intellectual contribution and professional service.
  • Provide an environment conducive to attracting students and developing professional faculty.
  • Develop fundamental understanding of programming through the systematic study of algorithmic processes that create, describe, and transform information.  

Courses

CIS/CS Course Descriptions

Certifications

Certifications at VUU (Certiport Testing)

MS Office Specialist

MS Office 2013

MOS: MS  Office PowerPoint 2013

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Windows Operating System Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Software Development Fundamentals (C#)

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Software Development Fundamentals (VB)

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Database Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Networking Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Security Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Mobility and Device Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Cloud Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Software Testing Fundamentals (C#)

MS Technology Associate

MS Technology Associate

MTA: Software Testing Fundamentals (VB)

Faculty

Iantha Malbon, Chair, Associate Professor 

Networking, Project Management, Operating Systems

ifmalbon@vuu.edu / (804)257-5663 / 104-F Ellison Hall

Ruth Lamprecht, Assistant Professor, CS Advisor

Modeling, Simulation, and Programming

relamprecht@vuu.edu / (804) 257-5671 / 104-C Ellison Hall

Harold Spencer

System Analyst, Database, and Microsoft Office

hespencer@vuu.edu  / (804) 257-3822 / 104-C Ellison Hall