Degree Plan

Computer Information Systems majors choose from one of three degree concentrations below.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems with a concentration in Cyber Security

UIW Core - Total Hours 43
Major - Total Hours 44
Concentration - Total Hours 21
Specialization - Total Hours 9
Electives - Total Hours 3
Degree - Total Hours 120

B.S. in Computer Information Systems - Cyber Security 4-Year Degree Plan

Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 1100 Orientation 1
CIS 1301 Computer Information Systems 3
CIS 2328 Hardware & Systems Software 3
MATH 2303 Probability & Statistics 3
ENGL 1311 Composition I 3
1st semester of a Modern Language 3
Total hours 16
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2340 Introduction to Operating Systems 3
CIS 2330 Programming Languages I 3
CIS 2335 Computer Networks 3
ENGL 1312 Composition II 3
2nd semester of a Modern Language 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 2350 Linux Operating Systems 3
CIS 2368 Website Development I 3
CIS 3367 Networks & Telecommunications 3
PHIL 1381 Introduction to Philosophy 3
ENGL 2310 World Literature Studies 3
Total hours 15
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2333 Scripting Languages 3
CIS 3340 Client-Server Networking 3
CIS 3325 Linux Networking 3
ECON 2301 Macroeconomics 3
PHIL 3312 Logic 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 3353 Computer Systems Security 3
CIS 3362 Systems Analysis & Design 3
CIS 3310 Database Management 3
CIS 4190 Seminar in CIS 3
Science Course with Lab 4
Total hours 16
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 3370 Intrusion Detection System 3
CIS 3335 Cryptography 3
Fine Arts 3
HIST 1311, 1312, 1321, or 1322 3
Elective Course 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 3345 Digital Forensics 3
CIS 4355 Cloud Computing 3
1st Additional CIS Specialization Course (Note 1) 3
CIS 4190 Seminar in CIS 1
RELS Religious Studies 3
Total hours 13
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 4390 Capstone in CIS 3
CIS 4370 Network Penetration Testing 3
2nd Additional CIS Specialization Course (Note 1) 3
Any Advanced Course (3000+) 3
DWHP 1200 Dimensions of Wellness 2
PEHP Physical Fitness course 1
Total hours 15

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems with a concentration in Networking

UIW Core - Total Hours 43
Major - Total Hours 44
Concentration - Total Hours 18
Electives - Total Hours 15
Degree - Total Hours 120

B.S. in Computer Information Systems - Networking 4-Year Degree Plan
B.S. in Computer Information Systems - Networking Degree Checklist

Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 1100 Orientation 1
CIS 1301 Computer Information Systems 3
CIS 2328 Hardware and Systems Software 3
MATH 1304/1308/1310 or higher 3
ENGL 1311 Composition I 3
Modern Language (1st semester) 3
Total hours 16
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2340 Introduction to Operating Systems 3
CIS 2330 Programming Languages I 3
CIS 2335 Computer Networks 3
ENGL 1312 Composition II 3
Modern Language (2nd semester) 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 2350 UNIX/Linux Operating Systems 3
CIS 2368 Website Development I 3
CIS 3367 Networks and Telecommunications 3
PHIL 1381 Introduction to Philosophy 3
ECON 2301 Macroeconomics 3
Total hours 15
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2333 Scripting Languages 3
CIS 3340 Windows Client-Server Network 3
CIS 3310 Database Management Systems 3
ENGL 2310 World Literature Studies 3
HIST 1311, 1312, 1321, or 1322 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 4190 Seminar in CIS 1
CIS 3362 Systems Analysis and Design 3
CIS 3353 Computer Systems Security 3
RELS Religious Studies 3
Science Course with Lab 4
Total hours 14
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 3325 Linux Networking 3
CIS 4355 Cloud Computing 3
1st Additional CIS Specialization Course 3
Adv. PHIL or RELS Course (3000+) 3
Fine Arts 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 3370 Intrusion Detection and Response 3
CIS 3319 Internship in CIS 3
2nd Additional CIS Specialization Course 3
Elective Course 3
Elective Course 3
Total hours 15
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 4390 Capstone in CIS 3
Any Advanced Course (3000+) 3
DWHP 1200 Dim of Wellness 2
PEHP Physical Fitness course 1
Elective Course 3
Elective Course 3
Total hours 15

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems with a concentration in Programming

UIW Core - Total Hours 43
Major - Total Hours 44
Concentration - Total Hours 24
Electives - Total Hours 9
Degree - Total Hours 120

B.S. in Computer Information Systems - Programming 4-Year Degree Plan
B.S. in Computer Information Systems - Programming Degree Checklist

Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 1100 Orientation 1
CIS 1301 Computer Information Systems 3
CIS 2328 Hardware & Systems Software 3
MATH 1304/1308/1310 or higher 3
ENGL 1311 Composition I 3
1st semester of a Modern Language 3
Total hours 16
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2340 Introduction to Operating Systems 3
CIS 2330 Programming Languages I 3
CIS 2335 Computer Networks 3
ENGL 1312 Composition II 3
2nd semester of a Modern Language 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 2350 Linux Operating Systems 3
CIS 2368 Website Development I 3
CIS 3330 Programming Languages II 3
PHIL 1381 Introduction to Philosophy 3
ECON 2301 Macroeconomics 3
Total hours 15
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 2333 Scripting Languages 3
CIS 3367 Networks & Telecommunications 3
CIS 3365 Website Development II 3
ENGL 2310 World Literature Studies 3
PHIL 3312 Logic 3
Total hours 15
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 3362 Systems Analysis & Design 3
CIS 4330 Object-Oriented Programming 3
CIS 4375 Website Development III 3
CIS 4190 Seminar in CIS 1
HIST 1311, 1312, 1321, or 1322 3
Elective 3
Total hours 16
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 3353 Computer Systems Security 3
CIS 3310 Database Management Systems 3
1st Additional CIS Specialization Course (Note 1) 3
Science Course with Lab 4
RELS Religious Studies 3
Total hours 16
Fall
Course Hrs.
CIS 3319 Internship in CIS 3
CIS 3360 Computer Science 3
2nd Additional CIS Specialization Course (Note 1) 3
Fine Arts 3
Elective 3
Total hours 15
Spring
Course Hrs.
CIS 4390 Capstone in CIS 3
Any Advanced Course (3000+) 3
DWHP 1200 Dim of Wellness 2
PEHP Physical Fitness course 1
Elective 3
Total hours 12