Computer Information Systems Major

The computer systems information major prepares you for a wide range of system development, administration, and support careers.

Requirements (53-58 s.h. minimum)

  1. Complete all of the following:
    ACCT 241 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)
    ACCT 242 Introduction to Management Accounting (3)
    BMGT 311 Principles of Management (3)
    COSC 109 Introduction to Information Management (3)
    COSC 110 Introduction to Computer Science (3)
    COSC 130 Data Structures (3)
    COSC 255 Programming: COBOL (2)
    COSC 360 Database Systems (3)
    COSC 372 Computer Networks (3)
    ECON 112 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    ECON 113 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  2. Complete one of the following:
    MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics (4)
    MATH 215 Applied Statistics (4)
  3. Complete one ethics-related course from the Philosophy/Religion department; consult the Information Systems co- chairs for a list of acceptable courses.
  4. Complete all requirements for the Computer Information Systems (CIS) emphasis:
    COSC 220 Software Design (4)
    COSC 260 Web Application Development (3)
    COSC 420 Senior Project (4)
    3 s.h. of elective COSC courses at the 200-level or higher

Other emphases available in the Information Systems major are Accounting Information Systems (AIS) and Management Information Systems (MIS).