Computer Information Systems, Short Course | Part time online | Algonquin College | Canada
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Computer Information Systems

24 months
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Explore the foundational skills for building a career in the dynamic and multi-faceted field of computer programming. Computer Information Systems Students at Algonquin College are introduced to a range of programming languages and applications, systems analysis, database systems, data communications and program design which are fundamental in meeting today's job requirements.


This Computer Information Systems program at Algonquin College is a package of 10 courses from the Computer Programmer Ontario College Diploma program which allows part-time students to complete a Ontario College Certificate. Develop a solid range of skills for entry-level employment or use the credits to transfer into the full-time diploma program.

This program is well-suited for students who:

  • Enjoy solving problems.
  • Are life-long learners ready to meet the challenges presented by rapidly changing technology.
  • Take pleasure in providing technical assistance (such as creating computer solutions to meet the needs of others).
  • Enjoy working with others as a member of a team.
  • Can work independently.
  • Are organized and systematic in their work habits and pay attention to detail.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Essentials
  • Database
  • Computer Programming
  • Web Programming

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, OR
  • Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without an OSSD).

Tuition Fee


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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