Jan 24, 2021  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Accounting and Management Information Systems

Management Information Systems BS Four-Year Plan

First Year
MISY 160 - Business Computing: Tools and Concepts (3cr.) * ECON 103 - Introduction to Macroeconomics (3cr.) *
ECON 101 - Introduction to Microeconomics (3cr.) * ENGL 110 - Seminar in Composition (3cr.) *
MATH 221 - Calculus I (3cr.) ** MATH 230 - Finite Mathematics with Applications (3cr.) **
Breadth Requirement (Social & Behavioral Sciences) (1/8) CISC 108 - Introduction to Computer Science I (3cr.) ** or Free Elective (1/3)
First Year Experience (BUAD 110 - Basics of Business (3cr.)  recommended) Breadth Requirements (History & Cultural Change) (2/8)
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Second Year
ACCT 207 - Accounting I (3cr.) * ACCT 208 - Accounting II (3cr.) *
MATH 201 - Introduction to Statistical Methods I (3cr.) ** MATH 202 - Introduction to Statistical Methods II (3cr.)  or MISY 262 - Fundamentals of Business Analytics (3cr.)  
MISY 261 - Business Information Systems (3cr.) * MISY 225 - Introduction to Programming Business Applications (3cr.) ***
Breadth Requirements (Mathematics, Natural Science & Technology) (3/8)** Breadth Requirement (Social & Behavioral Sciences/Multicultural) (5/8) 
Breadth Requirements (Creative Arts & Humanities) (4/8)* Breadth Requirements (Creative Arts and Humanities, History and Cultural Change, or Foreign Language) (6/8)
Free Elective (2/3) Free Elective (2/3)
Credits: 16 Credits: 16
Third Year
BUAD 301 - Introduction to Marketing (3cr.) * CISC 250 - Business Telecommunication Networks (3cr.) *
BUAD 306 - Introduction to Service and Operations Management (3cr.) *                                        COMM 212 - Oral Communication in Business (3cr.)  
BUAD 309 - Organizational Behavior (3cr.) * MISY 330 - Database Design and Implementation (3cr.) *
FINC 311 - Principles of Finance (3cr.) * Professional Concentration Elective (1/4)*
MISY 350 - Business Application Development II (3cr.) * Breadth Requirements (Mathematics, Natural Science & Technology) (7/8)**
Free Elective  
Credits: 16 Credits: 15
Fourth Year
MISY 430 - Systems Analysis and Implementation (3cr.) * MISY 431 - MIS Project Management (3cr.)  (DLE)*
MIS Elective (1/3)* MISY 432 - MIS Projects (3cr.) *
MIS Elective (2/3)* MIS Elective (3/3)*
Professional Concentration Elective (2/4)* Professional Concentration Elective (should satisfy Capstone Requirement) (4/4)*
Professional Concentration Elective (3/4)* Breadth Requirements (Creative Arts and Humanities, History and Cultural Change, or Foreign Language) (8/8)
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Total Credits: 123
* Minumum grade of C- required.
** Minimum grade of C- required in one of these courses to also satisfy the Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Technology University Breadth Requirements.
*** Students who want to take upper-level CISC courses as MIS electives should follow the CISC sequence. CISC 108 should be taken in the spring of freshman year, if no prior programming expierence. CISC 181 should be taken in the spring of sophomore year in place of MISY 225 and CISC 220 should be taken in the fall of junior year to prepare for upper-level CISC courses.   
Disclaimer: Four-Year Plans are a Departmental suggestion of how a student could complete this degree in four years (eight semesters). Students may opt to take courses in the summer or winter sessions. These plans do not take into account additional requirements brought on by minors or other majors. A Four-Year Plan is subject to change from year-to-year given the resources and focuses of the Department. This document is not intended to replace advising. It is the student’s responsibility to meet with his or her assigned advisor at least once a semester to monitor progress and ensure that he or she is on track to graduate on time. Students can also utilize the Degree Audit in UDSIS to monitor their progress.