Regent University’s online Associate of Arts in Information Systems degree program offers a foundational level of learning in the Information Systems discipline and provides the opportunity for you to sample various important topics in the field. You will gain knowledge of computing, business and mathematics—all taught from a Christian worldview. You will also learn to analyze problems and define the computing requirements appropriate to develop solutions, leading to the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.
In the online information systems associate degree program, you will study basic programming, database fundamentals, hardware and software components, and eCommerce. You will also learn to communicate effectively, in oral and written forms, with a range of audiences and function effectively on teams, assuming a variety of roles in teams of diverse membership to accomplish a common goal.
As a graduate of the program, you will be prepared to function in a supportive role in an entry-level position such as a help desk representative, information technology (IT) specialist, or IT assistant. More advanced technical careers in information systems require a bachelor’s degree, so students interested in career in information systems are encouraged to explore Regent’s bachelor's degree in information systems technology.