Computer Information Systems Major

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

Requirements (49 credits)

  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 210 Database and the Web (4)
    ECON 112 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    ECON 113 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  2. Complete one of the following:
    COSC 255 Programming: “Language” (2)
    COSC 283/383 Service Learning Module (must be 2 credits)
  3. Complete one of the following:
    MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics (4)
    MATH 215 Applied Statistics (4)
  4. Complete all requirements for the Computer Information Systems (CIS) emphasis:
    COSC 220 Software Design (4)
    COSC 345 Computer Systems (4)
    COSC 420 Senior Project (4)
    3 credits of elective COSC courses at the 200-level or higher or GEOG 320 Principles of GIS with Lab

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