Minor in CIS

Minors in CIS - Four Options

A Minor provides the student pursuing some other major with a credential and expertise in computing, an enhancement that is becoming increasingly important in almost every area of science, education, business, and the arts.

The Minors include:

Only courses in which a student has earned a grade of 'C' or above will satisfy departmental requirements for the major or minor in Computer Information Science.

Network Systems Administration Minor

The Network Systems Administration alternatives are designed to provide the student with the knowledge base necessary for managing local/wide area computer networks, as well as being able to provide user support and training in the area of personal computer hardware and application software.

The Network Systems Administration alternatives are designed to provide the student with the knowledge base necessary for managing local/wide area computer networks, as well as being able to provide user support and training in the area of personal computer hardware and application software.

Minor in CIS
Network Systems Administration

Minor Code CI82 Credit Hours
 
CIS Requirements
 
  21
 
CIS 110
 
Programming I
 
3
 
 
CIS 210
 
Programming II
 
3
 
 
CIS 315
 
Computer Networks
 
3
 
 
CIS 325
 
Windows LAN Administration
 
3
 
 
CIS 345
 
UNIX System Administration
 
3
 
 
CIS 355
 
Network Security
 
3
 
 
CIS xxx
 
Elective*
 
3
 
 
Total
 
  21
 
   * May not select CIS 101, 105, or 305. 

 


 

Information Systems Minor

Information Systems includes courses that develop the student’s understanding of an organization’s information requirements and procedures for designing and implementing an information system that will facilitate its management

The Information Systems Minor includes courses that develop the student’s understanding of an organization’s information requirements and procedures for designing and implementing an information system that will facilitate its management.

Minor in CIS
Information Systems

Minor Code CI80
 
Credit Hours
 
CIS Requirements
 
  21
 
CIS 110
 
Programming I
 
3
 
 
CIS 202
 
Information Systems I
 
3
 
 
CIS 210
 
Programming II
 
3
 
 
CIS 310
 
Database Management Systems I
 
3
 
 
CIS 410
 
Information Systems II (WI)
 
3
 
 
CIS xxx
 
Electives*
 
6
 
 
Total
 
  21
 
* May not select CIS 101, 105, or 305.  

 


 

Website Administration Minor

The Website Administration curriculum focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to build and provide on-going support for an Internet website.

The Website Administration curriculum focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to build and provide on-going support for an Internet website.

Minor in CIS Website Administration

Minor Code CI83
 
Credit Hours
 
CIS Requirements
 
  21
 
CIS 110
 
Programming I
 
3
 
 
CIS 210
 
Programming II
 
3
 
 
CIS 308
 
Website Administration I
 
3
 
 
CIS 310
 
Database Management Systems I
 
3
 
 
CIS 340
 
Website Administration II
 
3
 
 
CIS 345
 
UNIX System Administration
 
3
 
 
CIS 370
 
Programming with Java
 
3
 
 
Total
 
  21
 

Information Assurance and Security Minor

The Information Assurance and Security curriculum focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to build and maintain secure computer networks and institutional data.

The Information Assurance and Security curriculum focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to build and maintain secure computer networks and institutional data.

Minor in CIS
Information Assurance and Security

Minor Code CI84
 
Credit Hours
 
CIS Requirements
 
  27
 
CIS 110
 
Programming I
 
3
 
 
CIS 210
 
Programming II
 
3
 
 
CIS 315
 
Computer Networks
 
3
 
 
CIS 325 Windows LAN Administration
 
3
 
 
CIS 345
 
UNIX System Administration
 
3
 
 
CIS 355 Enterprise Network Admin & Security  
CIS 405 Cryptography and .NET Security 3
 
 
CIS 440 Computer Forensics I 3  
CIS 445 Computer Forensics II 3  
Total
 
  27
 
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