Business and Organizational Management Management Information Systems Specialization

B103: Bachelor of Applied Science in Business and Organizational Management — Management Information Systems Specialization

The Management Information Systems specialization enables students to develop skills and knowledge for information systems development and support for business and other organizations. The focus is on the business side of the information systems including: decision support, information systems management and global strategies as well as other aspects of information systems. The program is designed for students who have an associate degree in computer information technology, computer programming or other related field.

A grade of C or better is required in all technical, program core and program specialization courses, and all courses used to satisfy the Gordon Rule requirement. Students transferring into baccalaureate programs with an A.A. degree or higher do not need to meet our general education requirements with the exception of college level English and Gordon rule math. These students must have successfully completed, with a grade of C or better, at least one college level English and one Gordon rule math course. General education courses must total 36 credits. The A.A. or higher degree must be from an accredited institution but can be public, private and/or out of state. Additional coursework may be required for students transferring into B.A.S. programs with an A.S. or A.A.S. degree.

Required Technical Specialization Courses*

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

CGS 1100

Microcomputer Applications

3

 

 

 

COP 1332 or

COP 1030

Programming in Visual Basic.net or

Fundamental Programming Concepts

3

 

 

 

CGS 1820

Web Programming

3

CTS 2120

Security Fundamentals

3

CGS 2540

Database Management Systems

3

CGS 2103

Spreadsheet Applications

3

 

 

 

CIS 2321 or

CGS 2871

Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design or Multimedia Computer Applications

3

 

Total Hours

21

* Note: Courses in this section will be comprised of Required Technical Specialization courses and/or General Education courses needed to fulfill the requirements of the program. Actual coursework required will vary based on the student's associate-level coursework. Students will work with their advisor to choose the necessary coursework for their program. A total of 21 credit hours is required.

Program Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

MAN 3303

Management and Leadership

3

COM 3120

Organizational Communications

3

ACG 3024

Accounting for Nonfinancial Majors

3

BUL 3130

The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

3

MAN 4940

Internship in Business and Organizational Management

3

 

Total Hours

15

Program Specialization Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

ISM 3011

Introduction to Information Systems Management

3

ISM 3113

Applied Systems Analysis

3

ISM 4212

Database Management Systems

3

ISM 4314

IT Project Management

3

 

 

 

ISM 4233

COP 3375

Information System Interface Design (Visual Basic) or

Advanced Programming Concepts

3

 

 

 

ISM 4382

ISM 3321

Global Information Systems or

Cyber Security Fundamentals

3

 

 

 

CGS 4854

COP 3834

Website Administration or

Web IS Programming

3

 

 

 

MAN 4900

Capstone in Organizational Management

3

 

Total Hours — Core and Specialization

39

 

Credit Hours from Associate Degree

60

 

Required Technical Courses

21

 

Total Program Hours

120