Computer Information Systems Course
Learn the components of Computer Information Systems including systems software and hardware and their functions. Instructor support, online exams with a certificate of completion.
Computer Information Systems - Applications in Business is a distance learning program that was designed to introduce the student to common computer-based information systems used in business and industry.
This course includes 10 distance learning lessons, textbook, study guide, on-line exams, a certificate of completion from CIE Bookstore and instructor support.
Students are required to read all 10 textbook chapter assignments and answer the related review questions.
Students must complete and submit their exams for grading via our online grading center, mail or fax at the end of each lesson before beginning the next lesson.
What will I learn from this course?
Upon completion of this course you will be familiar with the components of a computer-based information system including systems software and hardware and their functions.
You'll understand the fundamentals of computer graphics, learn the role of information systems in business, the various types of computer crimes and the issue of information privacy.
You'll also understand the ethical issues involved with computer systems and be able to discuss the roll of computers in education, home and business.
Best of all, you’ll earn a professional Certificate of Completion suitable for framing when finished.
Earn credit towards a Nationally Accredited Associate Degree!
Learn at home and earn credit towards a professional IT degree. This course qualifies for tuition and lesson credit towards Cleveland Institue of Electronics' Associate Degree in Computer Technology!
Instructor support is included with this program so you never have to study alone. If you ever have a question call us and we’re there for you. In addition, you’ll have access to CIE’s e-grade web site where you can take your exams on-line.
- Introduction to Information Systems
- Telecommunications and Networks
- The Internet, Intranets and Extranets
- Organizing Data and Information
- Electronic Commerce
- Specialized Business Information Systems
- Security, Privacy and Ethical Issues
- Systems Investigation and Analysis
This course includes all the benefits of being a CIE student - Certificate of Completion from CIE Bookstore upon completion, Instructor Tutorial Assistance, and Superior Student Privileges so you never have to study alone!
1. Instructor Assistance:
Use our toll-free Instructor Hot-line to access our faculty and staff if you ever need assistance with your course work. CIE's dedicated staff of instructors do more than just grade your exams; they help guide you, step-by-step, through your studies.
They'll encourage you when you're doing well and give you support when you need it. Most importantly they'll see that every question you have receives careful consideration by one or more members of the staff. You can be sure the response, whether it's a simple explanation or an in-depth theoretical discussion, will be prompt, courteous and thorough.
2. Priority Grading - No waiting
Your submitted exams will be graded and sent back to you within 24 hours. You can be sure that you will get back almost instantaneous feedback from your exams. You can take your exams on-line on our e-grade site or send them in.
3. Professional Certificate of Completion from CIE Bookstore
After finishing this course you'll receive a certificate of completion suitable for framing!
4. Free access to CIE's school paper The Electron.
5. Student Resources:
You’ll received complete lesson and tuition credit if you ever decide to transfer over to CIE’s nationally accredited Associate Degree program! Your exam scores will be stored in CIE's data base will be ready for you when you need them!
How do I enroll?
1. You can order online (click the 'Add to Cart' button).
2. Call us at (800) 321-2155 and ask for course 01-CET483.
3. You can mail a check or money order for $297.75
(includes $22.75 for shipping/handling) to:
1776 E. 17th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
4. Western Union or Bank transfer.
5. You can fax your order to us at 216-781-0331.
Foreign shipping expense will be higher.