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University Certificate in Computing and Information Systems

Enables students to develop a sound understanding of the general principles of computer information systems and their applications.

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Program details

The University Certificate in Computing and Information Systems (UCCIS) is a 33-credit online certificate program. You must complete at least 18 credits through Athabasca University. 

All courses are completed through online individualized study, allowing you to complete the coursework at your own pace. You can finish this program in as little as 1 year of full-time study or work at your own pace and take as long as you need. There is no time limit for completion.

If you successfully complete the diploma program, you may apply to ladder your coursework directly into the Bachelor of Science, Computing and Information Systems Major program.