Eight-Semester Plan for B.S.B.A. in Computer Information Systems

Major Program Guide For: B.S.B.A. in Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Suggested Course Sequence

  • Total Hours for Degree: 120
  • *One of the “Perspective” courses must be upper level (the schedule identifies certain “Perspective” courses as upper level)
  • **Students must complete a TOTAL of 6 semester hours of elective credits from CIS 389 and/or CIS 493.
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
Freshman Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ENGL (C1) 101 Composition I 3 ENGL (C1) 102 Composition II 3
P1* 101 Social Sciences 3 CMHC (C3) 201 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
  190 First Year Seminar 3 MATH 135 Statistics 3
HEAL/HSCC 111, 123, 101 Wellness 3 C5   Physical & Biological Sciences 3
C5   Physical & Biological Sciences 3 P3*   History 3
 
Sophomore Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ACCT 251 Accounting Principles I 3 ACCT 252 Accounting Principles II 3
ECON 231 Microeconomics 3 ECON 232 Macroeconomics 3
CIS 251 Management Information Systems 3 CIS 235 Foundations of Information Technology 3
CIS 253 Microcomputer Applications 3 CIS 240 Business Applications Development I 3
LAW 230 Legal Environment of Business 3 QA 235 Statistics 3

 

Junior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
CIS 335 Enterprise Tech. Mgt. 3 CIS 453 Database Mgt. Systems 3
CIS 340 Bus. Appl. Development II 3 CIS 455 CIS Analysis & Design 3
QA 305 Quantitative Business Analysis 3 FIN 305 Financial Management 3
P5*   Fine & Performing Arts 3 MGT 300 Introduction to Management 3
Elective   General 3 Elective   General 3
 
Senior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
CIS 465 Applications Development III 3 P6*   World Cultures 3
MKT 301 Principles of Marketing 3 Elective**   CIS 3
P4*   Humanities 3 Elective   General 3
Elective**   CIS 3 Elective   General 3
Elective   General 3 Elective   General  

NOTES:

  • Total Hours for Degree: 120
  • *One of the “Perspective” courses must be upper level (the schedule identifies certain “Perspective” courses as upper level)
  • **Students must complete a TOTAL of 6 semester hours of elective credits from CIS 389 and/or CIS 493.
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
 

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