Castleton University, 2016
DegreeData Program Summary
Program Credits: 54
Total Credits: 122 Mininum
C++, basic and advanced
Visual Basic, basic and advanced
Source Document: Castelton University, 2016-2017 Catalog
Official Graduation Requirements
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The purpose of the program is to prepare students for employment in the field of Information Systems. Students will have a broad-based business perspective, a solid foundation in critical thinking and analysis, the ability to design and create an information technology solution, and strong communication and team skills.
The required business courses help to prepare students to comprehend the concepts and language common to the business realm. This serves to enhance the student’s understanding of the role that information systems play in the operations of all types of business organizations.
The programming component is designed to help students become proficient in computer programming in an Object-Oriented Programming environment. Students will be exposed to the key role that databases play in capturing, storage, processing, and reporting of information within an organization.
Students completing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems/Business will be proficient in:
- Analyzing information requirements and business processes in order to design, create, and modify system solutions to benefit the organization.
- Participating as team members in the planning, creation, and maintenance of an organization’s technology infrastructure.
- Recognizing and using effective verbal and written communication skills.
Complete the following Business Administration courses (18 cr):
and the following Programming courses (18 cr):
CIS 3040 – Databases 3 cr
and the following Information Technology courses (15 cr):
and complete an internship (3 cr):
Credits required for the major: 54 cr
And complete the university’s Gen Ed requirements
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