Computer Science (Information Systems)

Curriculum CIS.CSI.AS (U230A11)

Students intending to major in Computer Science with a business emphasis will need a background in Mathematics, economics and accounting in addition to information systems. Baccalaureates in Business Computer Science generally find employment as programmers, systems analysts, operations research, database management or help-desk personnel in business.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

ACC 101

Financial Accounting

3

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science

3

#

CIS 121

Introduction to Programming or

 

#

CIS 195

Programming for Engineers

3

#

MAT 124

Finite Mathematics or

 

#

MAT 131

Calculus & Analytic Geometry I or

 

#

MAT 134

Introduction to Calculus for Business & Social Science

3-5

 

 

General education/Communications

3

 

 

 

15-17

Semester Two

#

CIS 125

Discrete Mathematics for Computing1

4

#

CIS 253

Advanced Visual Basic Programming or

 

#

CIS 255

C++ Programming or

 

#

CIS 263

Java Programming

3-5

 

ECO 102

Macroeconomics

3

 

 

General education/Communications

3

 

 

General education/Humanities & Fine Arts

3

 

 

 

16-18

Semester Three

#

CIS 253

Advanced Visual Basic Programming or

 

#

CIS 255

C++ Programming or

 

#

CIS 263

Java Programming

3-5

 

ECO 103

Microeconomics

3

 

 

General education/Communications

3

 

 

General education/Humanities & Fine Arts

3

 

 

General education/Physical & Life Science

4

 

 

 

16-19

Semester Four

#

CIS 265

Computer Architecture and Assembly Language or

 

#

CIS 295

Data Structures with C/C++

3-4

#

ECO 170

Statistics for Business and Economics1 or

 

#

MAT 170

Elementary Statistics

3

 

 

General education/Humanities & Fine Arts

3

 

 

General education/Physical & Life Science

4

 

 

General education/Social & Behavioral Science

3

 

 

 

16-17

Electives: (Choose electives that meet the BS requirements of your transfer college.)

 

BUS 141

Introduction to Business

3

 

BUS 161

Business Law I

3

#

CIS 150

Computer Systems Applications

3

#

CIS 275

Project Management for Small-Business Systems

3

#

CIS 278

Database Management Systems

3

#

CIS 280

Business Systems Analysis and Design

3

#

CIS 310

Data Communication and Networking Fundamentals

3

#

MAT 133

Calculus & Analytic Geometry II

5

(Select courses that meet the BS requirements of your transfer college)

General education requirements: AS degree

40-41

Computer Science courses or other electives for AS degree

23-24

See CIS course descriptions and IAI codes.

1CIS 125◊ and ECO 170◊ may meet the Math requirement for the AS degree.

Coordinator: (Computer Information Systems): Michael McGuire, Ext. 3349
Coordinator: (Business): Dr. William M. Griffin, Ext. 3579