CIS Certificate Programs

Computer Information System Certificates: Online

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In the rapidly growing information technology field, students must be agile and prepared. Our rigorous standards and high-caliber curriculum push students beyond the expected so they can enter the marketplace with a competitive advantage. The Computer Information Systems certificate programs were designed for students preparing to start a career or professionals seeking to gain a more complete understanding of cybersecurity, healthcare cybersecurity, and information technology. In our fully online certificate programs, students learn to provide rapid solutions to security needs, store and secure private information and assess risk management policies so they are positioned to succeed and advance their knowledge.


Growth Rate

Employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029.

New Jobs

Occupations in computer and information technology are projected to add about 531,200 new jobs.

Median Income

The median annual wage for information security analysts was $99,730 in May 2019.

Why Choose Parker

  • A new enrollment period each month
  • Fully online classes
  • 18 credit hours, can be completed in as little as 6 months

Parker’s Certificates in Computer Information Systems is geared toward building a solid understanding of theoretical methods, principles, and tools crucial to information systems and technology issues and processes. With certificates in Cybersecurity, Healthcare Cybersecurity, and Information Technology, the certificates can help build a solid foundation in Computer Information Systems, or build upon previous knowledge.

The online program provides a blend of theory and applications, preparing students for a variety of positions in scientific and business fields, and lays the foundation for graduate studies as well as employment in a wide range of industrial and technological environments. Real-world problems and opportunities with software-intensive systems are explored, and methods to evaluate, adopt, and take advantage of emerging technologies are addressed.


At Parker, we hold ourselves to higher standards. Through rigorous standards, constant innovation and an impulse to serve, we elevate health care education. Together, we are in the pursuit of higher health.