B.S. in Computer Information Systems

Suggested Curriculum Candidates for a Bachelor of Science degree are required to complete a minimum of 121 semester hours maintaining a 2.0 overall cumulative grade point average and a 2.0 overall in their major courses. Transfer students must complete a minimum of thirty (30) credit hours at Husson University. At least fifteen (15) credits must be earned in Husson Computer Information Systems courses. Recommended Business Electives – AC 211 Managerial Accounting I, BA 201 Business Law I, BA 243 Lean Startup, BA 321 Marketing, BA 362 Financial Management I, BA 414 Strategy, BA 441 Entrepreneurship or BA 401 Managerial Economics

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Entry Level

Candidates for a Bachelor of Science degree are required to complete a minimum of 121 semester hours maintaining a 2.0 overall cumulative grade point average and a 2.0 overall in their major courses. Transfer students must complete a minimum of thirty (30) credit hours at Husson University. At least fifteen (15) credits must be earned in Husson Computer Information Systems courses. Recommended Business Electives – AC 211 Managerial Accounting I, BA 201 Business Law I, BA 243 Lean Startup, BA 321 Marketing, BA 362 Financial Management I, BA 414 Strategy, BA 441 Entrepreneurship or BA 401 Managerial Economics

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
AC 121
Principles of Accounting I
3 CR.HR.
CM 100
Speech
3 CR.HR.
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
MI 241
Managing and Maintaining a PC I
3 CR.HR.
MS 141

MS 180
Contemporary College Algebra
OR
Precalculus with Trigonometry
4 CR.HR.

4 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
BA 101
Introduction to Business
3 CR.HR.
MI 242
Managing and Maintaining a PC II
3 CR.HR.
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
MS 132

MS 232
Probability and Statistics
OR
Finite Mathematics
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 211
Microeconomics
3 CR.HR.
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
MI 261
Introduction to Programming I
3 CR.HR.
MI 331
Networking
3 CR.HR.
ELC SC XXX
ELECTIVE - SCIENCE

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 302
Business Ethics
3 CR.HR.
CM 221
Professional Communications
3 CR.HR.
MI 262
Introduction to Computer Programming II
3 CR.HR.
D7
Foreign Culture and Conversation Elective - one course required
ELC MI XXX
ELECTIVE - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 310
Organization and Management
3 CR.HR.
MI 411
Database Design
3 CR.HR.
MI 341

MI 325
Managing and Maintaining a Windows Server I
OR
Algorithms and Data Structures I
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
ELC BA XXX
ELECTIVE - BUSINESS
ELC EH 2XX W
ELECTIVE - ENGLISH - WRITING

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
MI 342

MI 326
Managing and Maintaining a Windows Server II
OR
Algorithms and Data Structures II
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
MI 351
Information System Internship
3 CR.HR.
ELC BA XXX
ELECTIVE - BUSINESS
ELC MI XXX
ELECTIVE - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
ELC MI XXX
ELECTIVE - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
BA 243
The Business of Innovation
3 CR.HR.
MI 421
Project Management Techniques
3 CR.HR.
ELC 2XX
ELECTIVE - OPEN (200+)
ELC MI XXX
ELECTIVE - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
ELC XXX D9
ELECTIVE - GLOBAL

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
MI 422
Information System Project Development
3 CR.HR.
ELC BA XXX
ELECTIVE - BUSINESS
ELC FA XXX
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS
ELC 2XX
ELECTIVE - OPEN (200+)
ELC MI 3XX
ELECTIVE - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (300+)