Partnerships with Industry
Cisco Networking Academy at UFV
Some Networking Academy courses are offered within the CIS diploma and BCIS degree. Students completing these Networking Academy courses will be well-prepared to write the official certification exams if they wish to. Transfer credit may be granted for students who have taken equivalent courses at other recognized institutions and / or achieved certification.
Oracle Academic Initiative
Under the Oracle Academic Initiative, the CIS department includes official Oracle University curriculum in courses CIS 230 (Oracle SQL) and CIS 430 (Oracle database administration). This curriculum is designed to prepare students for official Oracle certifications OCA and OCP. We currently teach Oracle9i. Click on the OAI logo for more information.
The CIS department at UFV has been in the Oracle Academic Initiative since 1999.
For additional information, students should consult Paul Franklin
Microsoft Developers Network Academic Alliance (MSDNAA)
The CIS department is a member of the MSDNAA (Microsoft Developers Network Academic Alliance). Under this agreement, the CIS department pays Microsoft an annual fee, and certain Microsoft software products become available for CIS labs, faculty and students. Click the logo for more information.