Curriculum- Management Information Systems, B.S.

MIS majors take required courses in business, economics, CIS, and mathematics.

Course Requirements (minimum 120 credits)

A. General Education Courses

Refer to the General Education Bulletin for specific requirements.

B. Major Requirements: 68 credits (17 courses)

1. CIS courses: 36 credits (9 courses)

  • CS2510 Programming I
  • CS2511 Programming II
  • CS3611 Advanced Visual Basic and Database Application Programming
  • CS4100 Technical Communications
  • CS4501 Software Engineering
  • CS4550 Database Management Systems
  • CS5551 MIS Topics
  • CS5710 Computer Networks
  • CS5910 Systems Design & Implementation

2. Business & Economics Courses: 22 credits (6 courses)

  • BU3502 Principles of Accounting I (3 cr.)
  • BU3511 Principles of Accounting II (3 cr.)
  • BU3800 Principles of Marketing
  • BU4110 Organizational Behavior and Management
  • PE2420 Principles of Microeconomics
  • PE2430 Principles of Macroeconomics

3. Mathematics Courses: 8 Credits (2 courses)

One of the following:

  • MA2300 Calculus for Business and Economics
  • MA2310 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I
  • MA3030 DIscrete Mathematics

AND one of the following:

  • MA2000 Applied Statistics
  • MA3210 Intro to Probability and Statistics

C. General Electives

In consultation with Academic Advisor, for a total of 120 credits.

D. Other Requirements

A grade of C or better is needed in all required computer science, business, economics and mathematics courses. Transfer students must complete a minimum of 28 credits of the required major courses at or above the 3000 level at Old Westbury.

E. College Wide Requirement

  • 120 credits overall (40 credits at Old Westbury, may transfer a maximum of 80 credits)
  • 45 Upper Division credits (3000, 4000, or 5000 level courses)
  • 60 LIberal Arts credits
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.0