Bachelor of Science

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The MIS Department has entered into 2+2 agreements with Community Colleges for BS in MIS as shown below:

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List of courses required to complete your Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems.

College Core

S.No Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

1

BUS 302

Principles of Financial Management

3 Hrs

2

BUS 312

Principles of Marketing

3 Hrs.

3

BUS 322

Principles of Operations Management

3 Hrs.

4

BUS 331

Business, Ethics, and Society

3 Hrs.

5

MGT 310

Managing Organizational Behavior

3 Hrs.

6

MGT 488

Strategic Management: The Capstone

3 Hrs.

7

MIS 352

Principles of Management Information Systems

3 Hrs.

Total

21 Hrs.

The MIS course requirements (to be offered in a blended and online formats) are as follows:

Major Requirements – MIS Core

S.No Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

1

CSC 225

Computer Programming Concepts I

3 Hrs

2

CSC 275

Computer Programming Concepts II

3 Hrs.

3

MIS 371

Enterprise Architecture

3 Hrs.

4

MIS 385

Data and Information Management

3 Hrs.

5

MIS 395

Electronic Business Strategy, Architecture, and Design

3 Hrs.

6

MIS 454

Systems Analysis and Design

3 Hrs.

7

MIS 456

Networks and Telecommunications in Organizations

3 Hrs.

8

MIS 458

IS Project Management

3 Hrs.

9

MIS 468

Business Process Management

3 Hrs.

10

MIS 469

IS Strategy, Management, and Acquisition

3 Hrs.

Total

30 Hrs.

Other requirements include:

S.No Course Title Credit Hours
1

Electives

6 Hrs.

2

Engaged Citizenship Common Experience (ECCE)

10 Hrs.

Electives:

The Management Information Systems degree requires a minimum of three hours of Internship Services course work consisting of an individualized field experience (IPL 300) or an individual project (IPL 301). Students are encouraged to complete six hours of Internship Services. All six hours can be used to fulfill ECCE requirements. After consultation with their Internship Services advisor, students may petition to waive the three hour requirement using the student petition form. A petition to substitute an alternative ECCE course will only be approved in exceptional cases.

Credit for Prior Learning (IPL 305) may not be used by College of Business and Management students to fulfill degree requirements.

Students must complete a minimum of 18 hours in Management Information Systems prefix courses (MIS) at the UIS College of Business and Management.

 

Important Course Notes:

1. A minimum grade of C- is required in all College Core courses EXCEPT MGT 488. A minimum grade of C (2.0) is required in MGT 488 (a grade of C- or lower will not be accepted).

Prerequisite: All college core courses, and within 12 hours of graduation or during the student’s last semester.

2. To earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Management Information Systems a student must complete at least 54 semester hours from a 4 year baccalaureate-granting institution.

3. To earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Management Information Systems a student must complete at least 48 semester hours of upper-division (300-400 level) course work.

4. To earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Management Information Systems a student must complete at least one half of his or her business course work at UIS (college core and major); and

5. Earn a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 across all courses required for the major.