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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS 2017–2018 DEGREE PLAN*
At least 36 credit hours must be at the 300-400 level  

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1 (FRESHMAN)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
ENGL 100 Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing 4  
UNIV 100 Essentials of Learning 2  
BIOL/
PHYS
  BIOL 101 OR PHYS 115** 3  
BIOL/
PHYS
  BIOL 101L OR PHYS 115L** 1 Concurrent BIOL 101 or PHYS 115
CSIS 110 Foundations of Information Systems 3  
CSIS 120 Computer Programming I 4 Concurrent: ENGL 100
   

TOTAL

17  
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2 (FRESHMAN)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
ENGL 101 Approaches to Critical Reading and Writing 3  
UNIV 110 University, Community, and Citizenship 3 Concurrent: UNIV 100
CSIS 130 Computer Programming II 4 CSIS 120
CSIS 150 Professional and Ethical Issues in CSIS 3 CSIS 110 or CSIS 120
BIOL/
PHYS
  BIOL 102, PHYS 116** 3 BIOL 101 or PHYS 115
BIOL/
PHYS
  BIOL 102L OR PHYS 116L** 1 Concurrent BIOL 102 or PHYS 116
   

TOTAL

17  
YEAR 2 SEMESTER 3 (SOPHOMORE)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
ENGL 102 Writing and Information Literacy 3 ENGL 101
CSIS 210 Data Structures and Algorithms 3 CSIS 130, concurrent MATH 213
MATH 213 Discrete Math 3 MATH 110 or by Placement Test
CSIS 230 Programming in a Second Language 3 CSIS 130
MGMT 201 Principles of Management 3  
   

TOTAL

15  
YEAR 2 SEMESTER 4 (SOPHOMORE)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
SOCSI [S]   3  
ENTR 201 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 MGMT 201
ARAB [A]   3  
CSIS 250 Database Systems 3 CSIS 130
CSIS 255 Web Technologies 3 CSIS 130, Concurrent: CSIS 250
   

TOTAL

15  
YEAR 3 SEMESTER 5 (JUNIOR)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
SOCSI [S]   3  
CSIS 302 IT Infrastructure 3 CSIS 210
CSIS 260 Systems Analysis, Design and Acquisition 3 CSIS 130
CSIS 322 Computer Networks and Data Communication 3 CSIS 210 and MATH 213
Business Option     3  
   

TOTAL

15  
YEAR 3 SEMESTER 6 (JUNIOR)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
ARAB [A]   3  
STAT 201 Statistics 3 MATH 100 or by Placement Test
CSIS 200-400   3  
CSIS 300-400   3  
Business Option     3  
   

TOTAL

15  
YEAR 4 SEMESTER 7 (SENIOR)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
HUM [H]   3  
CSIS 330 Software Engineering 3 CSIS 210
CSIS 300-400   3  
CSIS 490 CSIS Capstone I 3 Senior Standing
Business Option     3  
   

TOTAL

15  
YEAR 4 SEMESTER 8 (SENIOR)
Prefix Number Title Credits Prerequisites
HUM [H]   3  
CSIS 440 Software Project Management 3 CSIS 330
CSIS 476 Computer Security and Information Assurance 3 CSIS 302 or CSIS 310
CSIS 480 Business Process Management 3 CSIS 260 or CSIS 330
CSIS 491 CSIS Capstone II 3 CSIS 490
   

TOTAL

15    

* Your progress through the plan will vary depending on your English and Mathematics placement, as well as other factors.

** You must take sequence (BIOL101 & 102) and (BIOL101L & 102L) or (PHYS 115 & 116) and (PHYS 115L & 116L)..
 
 
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