Information Systems


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Information is one of the most important assets of any business or organization and organizations need skilled information system technologists to manage, secure and preserve it. The Associate of Science in Information Systems trains you to assist in this essential field.

The Experience

As a student in this online Associate of Science in Information Systems program, you will focus on computer programming, business computer applications, information technology infrastructure and network operation. You will also learn to create digital media.

The Results

As a graduate of the Trine University Associate of Science in Information Systems degree, you will be qualified for a range of entry-level positions in the information field such as information, network, or database technicians, business applications specialists and more. This online degree also prepares you for more advanced educational opportunities such as a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems.

Additional Information


An Associate of Science with an Information Systems Major requires 60 credit hours.

General Education - 21 credit hours

ENG 133 Technical Communications
HUM 203 Humanities Seminar
Social Science Elective
Humanities Elective
MA 113 College Algebra
Science Elective
BA 113 Business Computer Applications

Program Core - 24 credit hours

BA 123 Business Concepts
CSIT 103 Introduction to Information Systems
CSIT 123 Computing Infrastructure Basics
CSIT 163 Using Programming to Solve Problems
CSIT 223 Network Management
INF 263 Data Management
INF 393 Data Visualization
INF 403 Advanced Database Management

Additional requirements - 15 credit hours

UE 111 Online Learning Orientation 1hrs
Elective 2hrs
Elective 3hrs
Elective 3hrs
Elective 3hrs
Elective 3hrs

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in a new window).

TrineOnline delivers the convenience and accessibility of an online degree program with classes starting every eight weeks. Our asynchronous classes mean there are no set class times, so you can login whenever is best for you. Learn more about the benefits of Trine’s online degree programs.
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Program Information


Associate of Science in Information Systems


60 hours



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