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IS Major Course Requirements

Core Business Courses

Pre-Professional Core

  • MATH 155 – Modern Statistics
  • MATH 160 or MATH 201 – Applied Calculus/Calculus I
  • CMAT 100 or CMAT 260 – Fundamentals of Communication/Fundamentals of Organizational Communication
  • ACCT 201 – Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 202 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 248 – Legal Environment
  • ECON 211 – Micro Economic Principles
  • ECON 212 – Macro Economic Principles
  • INFO 211 – Information Systems Concepts for Management

Professional Core

  • FINA 311 – Financial Management
  • INFO 326 – Operations Management
  • MGMT 320 – Management and Organizational Behavior
  • BUAD 300 – Personal and Professional Development (to be taken with MGMT 320)
  • MKTG 330 – Principles of Marketing Management
  • MGMT 325 – Business and Society
  • MGMT 492 – Strategic Management – taken in final Semester (Pre-requisites: FINA 311, INFO 326, MGMT 320 and MKTG 330)

IS Courses - If You Started at SU Fall 2014 or After

Three required courses

  • INFO 301 - Business Application Development
  • INFO 311 - Business Systems Analyst (pre-requisite to internship)
  • INFO 386 - Database Management Systems

Three or more IS electives

  • INFO 315 - Project Management
  • INFO 333 - 3D Printing / Digitally Enabled Product Development
  • INFO 340 - Data Mining for Business Intelligence
  • INFO 350 - Web Analysis and Design
  • INFO 370 - Enterprise Systems and Integrated Business Process
  • INFO 385 - Data Communications and Networking
  • INFO 401 - Mobile Enterprise Application Development (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 430 - Business Analytics (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 450 - Computer Hardware and OS Technologies (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 460 - Security Management
  • INFO 471 - Advanced Topics in ERP
  • INFO 494 - Directed Study in Management Information Systems
  • ACCT 420 - Accounting Information Systems
  • COSC 320 - Advanced Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis

One international course

  • INFO 465 - Global Information Systems Management
  • ACCT 430 - International Accounting
  • ACCT 435 - Accounting in its Global Setting
  • BUAD 386 - Business in its Global Setting
  • BUAD 396 - Business Studies Abroad
  • ECON 441 - International Economics
  • FINA 447 - International Financial Management
  • MGMT 422 - Management of the Multinational Business
  • MKTG 423 - International Marketing

One ABLE course (either requires C or better in INFO 311 and BUAD 300):

  • INFO 490 - Information Systems Internship
  • INFO 476 - Information Systems Development and Implementation

IS Courses - You Started at SU prior to Fall 2014

Two required courses

  • INFO 301 - Business Application Development
  • INFO 311 - Business Systems Analyst (pre-requisite to internship)
  • INFO 386 - Database Management Systems

Four or more IS electives

  • INFO 315 - Project Management
  • INFO 333 - 3D Printing / Digitally Enabled Product Development
  • INFO 340 - Data Mining for Business Intelligence
  • INFO 350 - Web Analysis and Design
  • INFO 370 - Enterprise Systems and Integrated Business Process
  • INFO 385 - Data Communications and Networking
  • INFO 401 - Mobile Enterprise Application Development (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 430 - Business Analytics (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 450 - Computer Hardware and OS Technologies (only Spring semester)
  • INFO 460 - Security Management
  • INFO 465 - Global Information Systems Management
  • INFO 471 - Advanced Topics in ERP
  • INFO 494 - Directed Study in Management Information Systems
  • ACCT 420 - Accounting Information Systems
  • COSC 320 - Advanced Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis

One international course

  • INFO 465 - Global Information Systems Management
  • ACCT 430 - International Accounting
  • ACCT 435 - Accounting in its Global Setting
  • BUAD 386 - Business in its Global Setting
  • BUAD 396 - Business Studies Abroad
  • ECON 441 - International Economics
  • FINA 447 - International Financial Management
  • MGMT 422 - Management of the Multinational Business
  • MKTG 423 - International Marketing

One ABLE course (either requires C or better in INFO 311 and BUAD 300):

  • INFO 490 - Information Systems Internship
  • INFO 476 - Information Systems Development and Implementation
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