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Computer Information Systems Major

Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.): Computer Information Systems Major


General Requirements

Students must satisfy requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Computer Information Systems as listed in the College of Sciences and Mathematics section of the General Bulletin.

Computer Information Systems Major Requirements (34 hours)

  1. CSC 102, 202, 211, 214, 241 (15 hours)
  2. CSC 321, 323 (6 hours)
  3. CSC 411 (1 hour)
  4. 426 (3 hours)
  5. Nine advanced hours of computer science (9 hours)
    (excluding CSC 340, 350, 351, 353, 355, 385, 412, 452 and 455)

Suggested Course Sequence


Freshman Year (32 hours)
Freshman English 3 Freshman English 3
MTH 143 3 MTH 144 3
Science 4 Science 4
CSC 102 3 CSC 202 3
Core elective 3 Core elective 3
  16   16

 

Sophomore Year (30 hours)
ACC 231            3 ACC 232            3
ECO 231 3 ECO 232 3
ENG 273 3 MTH 220 3
CSC 211 3 CSC 241 3
CSC 214 3 COM 111 3
  15   15

 

Junior Year (30 hours)
CSC 323                       3     CSC 321 3     
Core Elective 3 CSC Advanced Elective 3
ECO 339 3 BLW 335 3
GBU 325 3 FIN 333 3
MGT 370 3 Core Elective 3
  15   15

Core & Remaining Requirements


  1. Three hours from: ART 280, 281, 282; DAN 140; MHL 245; MUS 140; THR 161, 163
  2. Three hours from: ENG 200-233H; HIS 151, 152; PHI 153, 223
  3. HIS 133, 134
  4. PSC 141, 142
  5. MKT 351
  6. FIN 369 or GBU 147
  7. CSC 411 (one hour), 426
  8. Six advanced hours of computer science (restricted)
  9. Elective hours as required

Minimum of 28 hours needed to complete the degree program in the senior year.

No student may enroll in any business course numbered 300 or higher unless 60 hours of course work will have been completed by the end of the semester for which the student is enrolling.

At that time, the following courses should have been completed:

  • CSC 102, 202, 211 (9 hours)
  • MTH 143, 144 (6 hours)
  • CSC 214 or 241 (3 hours)
  • Science (8 hours)
  • Freshman English (6 hours)