Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems majors study a variety of business-related topics in addition to their programming skills and formal course work in database management, networking, and systems analysis.  The supplementary course work ensures that the students obtain a thorough view of the modern business world and the impact of information technology on modern business practices.  CIS majors are prepared for further education in a graduate program or for employment in one of many jobs such as Database Administration, Network Administration, or Applications Programming.

Core Requirements

English I and II

Writing Intensive (2 courses)


Music, Art, or Fine Arts


Science (2 courses lab & non-lab)

Computer Science

Philosophy or Religion


Health & Wellness


Cross Cultural

Psychology, Sociology, Political Science or Economics 
(9 credit hours from 3 of the 4 disciplines)

Major Requirements

MGT 204 Principles of Management

MKT 205 Principles of Marketing

CSI 235 Mathematics of Computing

MTH 170 Statistics

ACC 205 Principles of Financial Accounting

ACC 230 Principles of Managerial Accounting

ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics

PWR 360 Interdisciplinary Professional &Technical Writing

CSI 130 Introduction to Computing I

CSI 230 Intro to Computing II

CSI 315 Systems Analysis & Design

CSI 300 Computer Organization and Architecture

CSI 330 Data Structures and Algorithms

CSI 450 Computer Networking and Communications

CSI 215 Introduction to Databases

CSI 415 Advanced Database Concepts

CSI 320 Information Technology Management

CSI 417 Project Management

CSI 497 Senior Seminar I

CSI 498 Senior Seminar II

CSI Electives U/L (6 hours) 


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