Information Systems

The Information Systems program is an internationally recognized undergraduate major for students who want to design and implement effective solutions to meet organizational and management needs for information and decision support. Course work includes development of a student’s ability to create, store, communicate, exchange and use information to solve technical is sues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, information security and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study.

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.

Quick Facts
  • Information systems include management information systems, real time support systems, artificial intelligence systems, automation systems and many more.
  • Employment of computer systems analysts is projected to grow 9 percent from 2018 to 2028.
We believe that certifications and education are critical to our employee’s success, especially in the IT industry. Our education assistance program helps make continuing education possible for many of our employees. I’m thrilled that our employees are finding the training they need at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. Dan Ballister

Time Warner Cable director of communications, former

There is a real sense of community at Rowan-Cabarrus. I really enjoyed meeting new people and making new friends. Laura Hinson

Alumni