UT Tyler Department of Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems-Graduation Requirements

To graduate with a degree in computer information systems, the student must meet the following specific requirements in addition to the general baccalaureate degree requirements:

  • 15 hours Pre-Business Core: (Requires a "C" or better)

COSC 1307: Introduction to Information Systems Software [TCCN: BCIS 1305]
MANA 1300: Introduction to Business [TCCN: BUSI 1301]
ACCT 2301: Principles of Financial Accounting
ACCT 2302: Principles of Managerial Accounting
ECON 2301: Principles of Macroeconomics

The following Pre-Business Core courses satisfy components of the University Core.  These hours are counted in the University Core.

ECON 2302: Principles of Microeconomics (Satisfies Social Sciences University Core Requirement)
SPCM 1315: Fundamentals of Speech Communication (Satisfies  Communication University Core Requirement)
MATH 1342: Statistics (Satisfies Mathematics University Core Requirement)
MATH 1343: Statistics II (Satisfies Stem University Core Requirement)

  • 30 hours Common Business Core: (Requires a "C" or better)

MANA 3311: Fundamentals of Management
BLAW 3301: Business Law and Social Responsibility
MANA 3370: Business Writing and Oral Presentations
MANA 3312: International Business
MARK 3311: Principles of Marketing
MANA 3300: Critical and Analytical Thinking in Business
MANA 3305: Operations Management
FINA 3311: Principles of Finance
COSC 3333: Management Information Systems
MANA 4395: Strategic Management

  • 33 hours Computer Science Courses: (Requires a "C" or better)

COSC 1336: Programming Fundamentals
COSC 1337: The Object-Oriented Paradigm
COSC 3331: E-Commerce Programming 
COSC 3375: Analysis and Logical Design
COSC 3385: Database Design
COSC 4309: Design of Modern Information Systems
COSC 4325: Data Communications and Computer Networks
COSC 4347: Business Intelligence and Analysis
COSC 4362: Retail Cyber Security
COSC 4375: Information Systems Design Project