CIS - Computer Info Systems
Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsCredits
CIS 189Comp Info Sys Elective1.00 - 9.00
Computer Information Systems Elective
CIS 212Field Studies In CIS1.00 - 3.00
Provides nontraditional adult learners with limited CIS experiences and presently enrolled freshmen and sophomores an opportunity to apply general CIS knowledge to selected CIS projects. Prerequisite: Consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. Pass-Fail only.
CIS 224Introduction to Computer Information Systems3.00
Introduces the field of computer infomation systems. Emphasizes the information systems employed by business organizations and the technology on which it is based. Investigates the different types of management information systems, how they are used, and their underlying hardware and software technology. Advanced business application development. Prerequisite: CIS 108.
Prerequisites:
CIS 108 is a prerequisite for this course.
CIS 243Application Program (COBOL)3.00
A first programming course for students in a variety of disciplines. Introduces algorithm development, system documentation techniques, logical system specifications, and general structured programming skills using COBOL as the vehicle language. Students gain an understanding of the current demand for COBOL programming, current COBOL tools, and the future of the COBOL language. Prerequisite: CIS 108.
CIS 288Independent Study In CIS1.00 - 3.00
Offers concentrated study of various CIS problems. Prerequisite: Consent of cooperating instructor and department chair.
CIS 289Comp Info Sys Elective1.00 - 9.00
Computer Information Systems Elective
CIS 347Database Systems3.00
Overview of database design, development and use. Introduces data modeling and administration in a database environment. Emphasizes topics of current interest and recent industry trends. Provides hands-on use of state-of-the-art database management systems software. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 355System Abstraction-Modeling3.00
Introduction to the system abstraction and modeling process. Introduces systems thinking by examining the methodology associated with creating an abstraction of a system through various modeling techniques. Surveys different diagramming tools used to articulate system design, structure, and behavior. Focuses on business, database, and software applications. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 360Data Network Systems3.00
Provides an understanding of technical and managerial issues associated with data and communication network systems. Examines concepts such as digital communications technology, integration of telephony and information systems, remote access and wireless technology, and network administration. Current trends in the communication industry are discussed. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 389Comp Info Sys Elective1.00 - 9.00
Computer Information Systems Elective
CIS 400CIS Internship2.00 - 7.00
Provides an opportunity to earn academic credit by extending classroom learning to current area business settings. Students obtain the cooperation of an employer and prepare a learning contract. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements,consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. Pass-Fail only.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 412Field Studies In Computer Information Systems1.00 - 3.00
Provides nontraditional adult learners with some academic and/or broad CIS experiences and presently enrolled juniors and seniors an opportunity to apply general CIS knowledge to selected CIS projects. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements,consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. Pass-Fail only.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 447Distributed Software Systems3.00
Provides experience with distributed software systems in a database environment.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 453Advanced Topics In Computer Information Systems3.00
Offers an in-depth study of an area in computer information systems. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 455Systems Development3.00
Provides an understanding of the systems development and modification process. Investigates structured problem solving and enables students to select an appropriate systems development methodology. Specifically examines system design, construction, and implementation. Draws upon and integrates concepts learned throughout the CIS curriculum. Prerequisites: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270,306;CIS108,347,355,360;ECON 250,251;FIN 320; MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 456Project Management3.00
Capstone experience for students in the CIS curriculum that integrates project management concepts and practices using real-life projects. Students learn to work in a team environment, practice critical thinking and communication skills, manage uncertainty and ambiguity, and investigate and find solutions to interdisciplinary problems. All aspects of the project management process are examined from project concept to closure. Prerequisities: ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270,380;CIS108,455;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 457Seminar in Computer Information Systems3.00
Surveys current trends and practices in the information technology and their business applications. Prerequisites:ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 488Independent Study In Computer Information Systems1.00 - 3.00
Facilitates the concentrated study of various computer information systems problems. Prerequisites:ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270;CIS108;ECON 250,251;MATH 151;ENGL 101,102;COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements,consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. Topics:Visual Basic 6.0.
Prerequisites:
Admitted to Business Department or Ext deg
CIS 489Comp Info Sys Elective1.00 - 9.00
Computer Information Systems Elective