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A.S. Computer Information Systems

The two-year Associate in Science program prepares graduates for entry-level positions as computer programmers and networking specialists with potential to move to the level of system analyst or management in CIS and networking. All credits in the two-year program are transferable into the four-year program in CIS. 

The associate’s degree program consists of 61 credit hours of course work and related activities in the Associate of Science program. 

General Education Courses
CM 100Speech3
CM 221Professional Communications3
EH 124Rhetoric and Composition II3
EH 123Rhetoric and Composition I3
EH 200Approaches to Literature3
EH 2XXTechnical Writing3
HE 111The Husson Experience ***1
MS 132Probability and Statistics3
or MS 232 Finite Mathematics
MS 141Contemporary College Algebra4
or MS 180 Precalculus with Trigonometry
Open Electives6
Computer Information and Business Courses
AC 121Principles of Accounting I3
BA 211Microeconomics3
BA 101Introduction to Business3
MI 241Managing and Maintaining a PC I3
MI 242Managing and Maintaining a PC II3
MI 261Introduction to Computer Programming I3
MI 262Introduction to Computer Programming II3
Business Elective3
MI Elective3
MI Elective (200+)3
Total Hours62
***

 Credit may not be required for degree completion.

Suggested Course Sequence

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
MI 2413BA 1013
EH 1233EH 1243
HE 1111MI 2423
AC 1213Open Elective3
MS 141 or 1804MS 132 or 2323
CM 1003 
 17 15
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BA 2113Business Elective3
EH 2003CM 2213
EH 2XX Technical Writing3MI Elective (200+)3
MI Elective3Open Elective3
MI 2613MI 2623
 15 15
Total Hours: 62