• CISComputer Information Systems


          The Venango Technology Center Computer Information Systems follow the Pennsylvania Department of Education CIP Code 52.1201 Manangement Information Systems Program of Study (52.1201 Task Grid).  This instructional program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to support the design and development of software applications, manage data systems and related mathematical statistics for analysis and forecasting of business data, process and retrieve business information, and prepare and interpret process and data models.

     Skills Taught include:

    • database administration with relational databases
    • variety of computer programming languages including writing, testing and debugging code and writing related system user documentation
    • understanding core computer concepts to include the internet and the basic functions of business desktop applications
    • analyzing common hardware, software and network processes
    • office procedures, communications and safety
    • computer fundamentals and computer maintenance/ troubleshooting

    Entry-level positions include:

    • Computer and Information Technology (IT) Systems 
    • Computer Systems Analysts
    • Computer Programmer
    • Database Administrator 
    • Computer Network Architects
    • Computer Occupations


    Certifications students can receive include:Certifications
      • Microsoft Office Specialist
        • Word 2019 Associate (MO-100)
        • Word 2019 Expert (MO-101)
        • Excel 2019 Associate (MO-200)
        • Excel 2019 Expert (MO-201)
        • Access 2019 Expert (MO-500) 
        • PowerPoint 2019 Associate (MO-300)
        • Microsoft Office 2019 Associate
        • Microsoft Office 2019 Expert
      • TestOut
        • Office Pro
        • PC Pro
        • Network Pro
        • Security Pro
        • Ethical Hacker Pro
        • IT Fundamentals
      • Internet Core Competency Certification (IC3)
        • Computer Fundamentals
        • Key Application
        • Living Online
      • CompTIA
        • A+
        • Network+
Last Modified on March 3, 2021