Computers and Information Systems A.A.S.

62 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0121

Note: Refer to IAI General Education Courses page for guidelines on General Education course selection.

General Education Requirements
Area A — Communications
EGL 101Composition I3
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Introduction To Business And Technical Writing (recommended)
Writing for the Web
Technical Writing Applications
Effective Speech (recommended)
Area B — Mathematics
Select six credit hours from Area B (Mathematics) (MAT 111 or higher required)6
Business and Consumer Mathematics (recommended)
Area C — Science
No course needed0
Area D — Social and Behavioral Sciences
One course from a social or behavioral science discipline3
Industrial and Organizational Psychology (recommended)
Area E — Humanities/Fine Arts
One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline3
Area F — Global Studies 1
One course that satisfies Global Studies requirement0-3
Area G — U.S. Diversity Studies 2
One course that satisfies U.S. Diversity Studies requirement0-3
Total Hours18
Major Requirements
CIS 101Introduction To Computer Information Systems3
CIS 103Computer Software and Concepts4
CIS 131Web Page Development3-4
or ART 259 Introduction to Web Design
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Visual Basic .NET Programming
C++ Computer Science I
Java Computer Science I
Python Computer Science I
CIS 201Information Systems for Business3
CIS 203Managing Information Systems3
CIS 205Documentation and Technical Writing3
CIS 208Visual Basic for Applications4
BUS 101Introduction to Business3
CAB 135Electronic Spreadsheeting Using Excel2
CAB 140Database Application Using Access3
CAB 150Visio Fundamentals2
CNS 105Networking Essentials (or any higher-numbered CNS course)3
ELT 130Microcomputer Hardware Systems3
Operating System elective (e.g., CIS 116, CIS 118)2
Total Hours44