Please note that the Computing Science and Information Systems Certificate program is no longer available.
|BUSN 1330 or
||Business Mathematics or
|FINC 1231 or
||Commercial and Financial Mathematics or
||Productivity Software and Client Support
||Systems Analysis and Design
||Any 2 other CSIS courses
Note: You must have the proper prerequisites; so not all combinations are possible. Due to course scheduling and prerequisite sequencing, for some course combinations the elapsed time of study will exceed a single academic year.
CSIS Elective List:
career transfer pathways
Graduates with a Computing Science and Information Systems (CSIS) Certificate are qualified to work as entry-level computer programmers, helpdesk specialists or user support experts. Some graduates add the certificate to another business diploma to enhance career options and employability.
The CSIS Certificate Program ladders into the CSIS Diploma Program at Douglas College. Transfer credits to UBC, SFU, UVic, UNBC, UFV, BCIT, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, University of Lethbridge and other institutions are arranged for many CSIS courses. Refer to the British Columbia Transfer Guide
for individual course transfer options.
You can get an average cost for your program - tuition and student fees, books, uniforms, lab fees etc - on the Program Cost page.
Only programs approved for student loan funding are listed on the Program Cost page. For all other programs, refer to the Tuition Fee page.
Program Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this program and do not see a listing for the starting semester/year of the program, consider the previous version as the applicable version.