Computer and Information Systems Minor

  • The Computer and Information Systems Minor provides students with the skills necessary to become competent "end users" of computers and applications. Courses in this minor cover business applications, system design and analysis, telecommunications and more. Students in the widest range of majors and disciplines can benefit from the ability to apply the skills gained in this program in most professional environments as well as in personal computer use.

    Required courses in the Computer and Information Systems Minor are listed below. Courses with asterisks (*) do not have a prerequisite or corequisite requirement.


    Course Number 

    Course Title* 

    CS 107 Computers and Information Systems *
    (or course CS 115)
    CS 115 Microcomputers & Programming I *
    CS 210 Fundamentals of Telecommunications and Networks
    CS 214 Business Applications on the Microcomputer I *
    CS 215 Business Applications on the Microcomputer II
    CS 232 Intro. to Data Base Design and Distributed Searching
    CS 240 Systems Design and Analysis

    ** Choose one course from the followng:

    ECON 220 Understanding Economic and Business Data *
    BUSI 203 Business Statistics
    ACCTG 251 Principles of Accounting I *
    ACCTG 252 Principles of Accounting II
    ACCTG 401 Accounting Informations Systems
    MGMT 413 Management Information Systems
    SECU 150 Introduction to Security *

    ** For students who are not Economics, Business, Accounting, Management, or Security majors, the Computer Science department will choose one course completed in your major at the 300 level or above to be applied to this requirement.