The Information Management Systems (IMS) Department trains students using state-of-the art technology, computer labs and classrooms. The department is divided into three areas:

OSA—Office Systems and Applications
MIS—Management Information Systems
CSC—Computer Science

Each academic year the department develops curriculum packets for new students. There are two curriculum packets: the OSA Packet, and the MIS and CSC Packet. These include specific course requirements for each degree and certificate.


Computer Science – CSC

Computer Science – Technical (A.S. transfer)
Computer Science – IT (A.S. transfer)
Engineering (Transfer)

“I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.”
—Steve Jobs, The Lost Interview.

Support Services

The IMS department offers numerous support services for students, such as the IMS Tutoring Center in Building T along with Tech Tutors, certification testing information, a free software program, getting-started course surveys, faculty information, and more.

MIS Program and Internship Coordinator Ed Martig, M.S., at (708) 974-5448 or
IMS Coordinator and Tutor Supervisor Nancy E. Woodard, M.P.M., at (708) 974-5732 or
Department Chair Michelle August, M.A., at (708) 974-5622 or