Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems

Overview

Please note this document is accurate for those who enrolled during the Fall 2012 semester. If you are unsure about which degree plan you are on, please check with your academic advisor.

For the official requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems, see the University of Houston Catalog.

Computer Information Systems Major Requirements

  • ELET 2300 - Introduction to C++ Programming
  • ITEC 1301 - Introduction to Computer Application Technology
  • CIS 2332 - Information Technology Hardware and Systems Software
  • CIS 2334 - Information Systems Applications
  • CIS 2336 - Internet Application Development
  • CIS 2337 - Fundamentals of Information Security
  • CIS 2348 - Information Systems Application Development
  • CIS 3343 - Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • CIS 3347 - Information Systems Infrastructure and Networks
  • CIS 3355 - Integrated Information Systems
  • CIS 3365 - Database Management
  • CIS 4338 - Database Administration and Implementation
  • CIS 4339 - Enterprise Applications Development
  • CIS 4375 - Project Management and Practice

Approved Technical Electives: Twelve (12) semester hours

(Major GPA is calculated on the major requirements and approved electives.)

Program Requirements

Mathematics / Reasoning

(6 semester hours which includes university core)

  • MATH 1330 - Precalculus
  • MATH 1431 - Calculus

Social and Behavioral Sciences

(3 semester hours which includes university core)

  • PSYC 1300 - Introduction to Psychology

Writing in the Discipline

(3 semester hours which includes university core)

  • TELS 3363 - Technical Communications

Technology Requirements

  • SCLT 2362 - Introduction to Logistics Technology
  • TECH 3365 - Applied Discrete Methods in Technology
  • TMTH 3360 - Applied Technical Statistics

CIS Environment Requirements

  • ACCT 2331 - Accounting Principles I: Financial
  • ECON 2301 - Global Economic Concepts
  • TELS 3340 - Organizational Leadership and Supervision
  • TELS 3363 - Technical Communications
  • TELS 4341 - Production and Service Operations
  • TELS 4342 - Quality Improvement Methods