Degree or Program Details

Information Systems - Associate of Business

This program provides a basic foundation of knowledge in the computing area and the ability to apply computer theory to business applications. Graduates find employment in organizations ranging from small firms to large corporations as computing technicians, providers of help desk services and software trainers.

Associate degree students must earn a 2.00 grade point average in all business courses. IS associate degree students must earn a minimum grade of “C-” in each CS/CIS/IS course applying to their associate degree.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 63

Liberal Studies 20
Liberal Studies Elective* 4

Health Promotion 1

Required Courses in Major 20
Computer Information Systems Core 18
     CS 120 Computer Science I (4 cr.)
Business Electives 4
Choose 4 credits from College of Business courses 100-299 not otherwise required. 
College of Business Electives 4

Other Required Courses 12
     SP 120 Small Group Process (4 cr.)

General Electives 8
Recommended Courses: 

*Liberal studies electives must be taken outside the College of Business.

**If transfering to a CIS bachelor of science degree program after associate graduation, EC 201 and EC 202 should be taken as electives.