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Program Requirements

Computer Information Systems: Associate in Applied Science

Minimum Credits for Graduation: 62

Printable Worksheet for Online Only Students (pdf)

First Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
BUAD106, Foundations of Business
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS121, Introduction to Spreadsheets
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS123, Advanced Spreadsheets
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS152, Web Page Design
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 108, Introduction to Computer Information Systems
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR CSCI160, Introduction to Computer Programming
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL100, Academic Writing I*
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su

3 Use Schedule Search for electives

Second Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 17  
CAPS131, Introduction to Databases
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CAPS133, Advanced Databases
1 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 132, Network Design
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 213, Programming in C++
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 214, Systems Analysis and Design
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL101, Academic Writing II
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su

3 Use Schedule Search for electives

Third Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
CIS 215, Operating Systems
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 220, Database Concepts
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 223, Programming in C++ Advanced Topics
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su

3 Use Schedule Search for electives

Fourth Semester

Course Credits Schedule
Minimum Total Semester Credits 15  
BUAD203, Business Communications
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 225, JAVA
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
OR CSCI165, Computing Fundamentals I
Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 227, Web Programming & Design
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
CIS 230, Computer Information Systems Internship
3 Fa, Wi, Sp, Su
Restricted Humanities Elective
ARAB, ARAB Elective
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II
CHIN, CHIN Elective
ENGL102, Approaches to Literature
ENGL103, Report Writing
ENGL200, Screenwriting
ENGL233, Film Analysis
ENVS105, Environmental Ethics
FREN, FREN Elective
GERM, GERM Elective
ITAL, ITAL Elective
MUSI101, Music Appreciation
PHIL101, Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL201, Contemporary Moral Issues
RUSN, RUSN Elective
SPAN, SPAN Elective

3 Use Schedule Search for electives

A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a three credit liberal arts elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student’s advisor.

Restricted Humanities Elective: Select from ART 101, ART 102, ENGL 102, ENGL 103, ENGL 200, ENGL 233, ENVS 105, MUSI 101, PHIL 101, PHIL 201, and all Foreign Language courses.

*Grade of C or better is required