Computer Information Systems
Host District: Mentor
Program Location: Lakeland Community College
Program Teacher: Melinda O'Connor
Phone: (440)974-5336
Junior Year Hours: 7:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Senior Year Hours: 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Credits: 3/year
Successful completion of the program will provide the student with the following knowledge and skills:
Computer hardware and organization
Computer programming
Database administration
Web design and development
Software applications
Software development life cycle
Accounting and business applications
Critical thinking development
Team projects and presentations
Employability skills
Students may elect to continue their studies and are encouraged to look into industry certifications for Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, and Oracle.
10 articulated credits are available to students who meet the eligibility requirements through Lakeland Community College. Specific courses: 3 semester credits for Computers and Information Processing (3 credits), Programming Logic (3 credits), Intro to Microsoft Windows (1 credit), and/or using Windows Applications (3 credits)
Junior Year
IT fundamentals
Information security
Event-driven programming
Web development
Digital media
Senior Year
Business operations / 21st century skills
Object-oriented programming
Capstone project
Suggested Preparation:
Algebra, computer science and business electives
Academic Day:
Students enrolled in CIS and English at Lakeland Community College and then return to home schools for remaining academics.
Student Organization:
Program Fees:
$15-$50 to cover the cost of consumables
Certificate of Completion:
Students who have satisfactorily completed the two-year training period and who have a minimum of 90% attendance will receive a Career-Technical Certificate of Completion.
6451 Center Street   •   Mentor, Ohio 44060   •   Phone 440.255.4444   •   Fax 440.255.4622   •    Contact Us
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