2020-2021 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

Computer Information Systems, AA

Computer information systems is the study of the application of computers in a business environment with an emphasis on the analysis and design of business information systems. This program differs from computer science in that it focuses more on the application of software programs rather than their design.

This is a sample transfer guide; consult with a counselor or pathway advisor to develop your degree plan.

Associate of Arts

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ACC 101Principles of Accounting 1

4

ACC 102Principles of Accounting 2

4

BUS 101Business Principles/Practices

3

BUS 103Business Computer Applications

3

BUS 105Principles of Marketing

3

BUS 207Organizational Behavior

3

BUS 231Business Info Infrastructure

3

CIS 231Business Reporting & Analysis

3

COM 113Interpersonal Communication

3

ECO 201Macroeconomics

3

ECO 202Microeconomics

3

ENG 110College Writing I

3

or

ENG 160College Writing & Research

4

MATH 120Finite Mathematics

3

or

MATH 156Precalculus/Trigonometry

5

MATH 216Business Statistics

3

or

MATH 220Probability & Statistics

4

Humanities/Fine Arts

6

Political Science

3

Science

8

Wellness/Physical Education

2

Total Credit Hours: 63

Transfer Notes: This degree program is designed to be a transfer option for a computer information systems major, often termed information systems or information management. Studies will focus on design, development, management, and use of computer-based information systems. Other related majors include business analytics, electronic business marketing, health informatics and information, and telecommunications and information management.