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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Information Systems BS Four-Year Plan

First Year
CISC 108 - Introduction to Computer Science I   CISC 181 - Introduction to Computer Science II  
EGGG 101 - Introduction to Engineering  (FYS) CISC 210 - Introduction to Systems Programming  
ENGL 110 - Seminar in Composition   MATH 210 - Discrete Mathematics I  
MATH 241 - Analytic Geometry and Calculus A   Breadth Requirement (2/4) 
Breadth Requirement (1/4)  Breadth Requirement (3/4) 
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Second Year
ACCT 207 - Accounting I   ACCT 208 - Accounting II  
CISC 220 - Data Structures   CISC 275 - Introduction to Software Engineering  
CISC 250 - Business Telecommunication Networks   Science Requirement (2/2)*
MATH 205 - Statistical Methods    Breadth Requirement (should satisfy Multicultural Requirement) (4/4) 
Science Requirement (1/2)* Free Elective (1/8)
Credits: 17 Credits: 16
Third Year
BUAD 306 - Introduction to Service and Operations Management    BUAD 301 - Introduction to Marketing  or FINC 311 - Principles of Finance  
ENGL 312 - Written Communications in Business  or ENGL 410 - Technical Writing   BUAD 309 - Organizational Behavior  
IS Elective (1/2)* CISC 437 - Database Systems  
Free Elective (2/8) IS Elective (2/2)*
Free Elective (3/8) Free Elective (4/8)
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Fourth Year
CISC 355 - Computers, Ethics and Society   CISC 475 - Advanced Software Engineering  (Capstone and DLE)
COMM 212 - Public Speaking & Professional Presentation   MISY 431 - MIS Project Management  
MISY 430 - Systems Analysis and Implementation   MISY 432 - MIS Projects  
Free Elective (5/8) Free Elective (7/8)
Free Elective (6/8) Free Elective (8/8)
Credits: 16 Credits: 15
Total Credits: 124
* See program page for approved 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.  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. This document is intended as a supplemental advisement tool to be used in conjunction with in-person advisement and the UDSIS Degree Audit.  Students should direct any questions or concerns regarding degree progress to their advisor or Academic Assistant Dean.