BS Major in Information Technology

Requirement for a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Degree

General Education Component
Area I. Written Composition6
First-Year Composition I
and First Year Composition II
Area II. Humanities and Fine Arts12
Fundamentals of Speech
Select three semester hours selected from the following:
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Cinema Appreciation
Survey of Music Literature 1
Theatre Appreciation
Select three to six semester hours selected from the following:
Survey of British Literature
Survey of British Literature
American Literature through Whitman
American Literature from Whitman to the Present
Literature of the World I
Literature of the World II
EN 233
EN 234
Select zero to three semester hours from the following:
Introduction to Language 2
Introductory French
Introductory French
Intermediate French
Intermediate French
Introductory German
Introductory German
Intermediate German
Intermediate German
Introduction to Philosophy
Business Ethics
World Religions
Old Testament Introduction
New Testament Introductions
Introductory Spanish
Introductory Spanish
Intermediate Spanish
Intermediate Spanish
Area III. Natural Sciences and Mathematics11
Select one from the following:
Pre-Calculus Algebra
Pre-Calculus Trigonometry
Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Linear Algebra
Applied Differential Equations I
Select at least eight semester hours in a two-course sequence selected from the follwoing:
Principles of Biology
and Principles of Biology
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Earth Science/Physical Geology
and Historical Geology
Earth Science/Earth Systems
Physical Geography: Weather and Climate
and Physical Geography-Landforms
Technical Physics I
and Technical Physics II
Area IV. History, Social and Behavioral Sciences12
Select one from the following:
Survey of World Civilization to 1500
and Survey of World Civilization since 1500
United States History to 1877
and United States History since 1877
Select two from the following:
Principles of Macroeconmics
Principles of Microeconomics
Human Growth and Development
Global Environments and Societies
People, Place, and Culture
United States Government and Politics
General Psychology
Introductory Sociology
Current Social Problems
Area V. Prescribed Supporting Courses:
Calculus I
Calculus II
Applied Statistics I
Advanced Linear Algebra I
Linear Algebra
Select one from the following:
Calculus III
Additional BS in Computer Science Area III Science
Major Core Requirements:
CS 135Computer Skills for Problem-Solving3
CIS 225Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming3
CIS 249Introduction to Information Security3
CIS 289Introduction to Human Computer Interaction/User Experience (HCI/UX)3
CIS 315Advanced Object-Oriented Programming3
CIS 330System Analysis and Design3
CIS 344IT Infrastructure3
CIS 366Database Development and Management3
CIS 376Web Development3
CIS 444Advanced IT Infrastructure3
CIS 445Advanced Database Management Systems3
CIS 476Enterprise Architecture3
CIS 486Projects in Information Systems3
Concentration Competencies9-12
Software Development
Computer Science I
Computer Science II
Data Structures and Algorithms
upper level CS course
Cognitive Psychology
Capstone HCI/UX Project
Multimodel Writing
Drawing I
Design I