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Requirements for Undergraduate Degree


At least 50 percent of the required major hours must be taken in residence at MTSU for a major in Computer Information Systems. All Computer Information Systems majors have a built-in minor in Business Administration.

In addition to meeting the business core requirements, a CIS major consists of thirty (30) hours of computer information systems courses. Majors must earn an overall minimum GPA of 2.00 in their required CIS courses.

The following twenty four (24) hours are required of all CIS majors:

  • INFS 2400 Web Development
  • INFS 2600 Programming Logic w/VB.Net
  • INFS 3200 Business Application Development
  • INFS 3400 Object Oriented Programming with C#.Net
  • INFS 3800 Project Management and Systems Development
  • INFS 4790 Database Design and Development
  • INFS 4900 Business Data Communications
  • INFS 4950 Advanced Web-Enabled Application Development


Auxiliary requirement:

  • QM 4010 Decision Science Techniques


In addition, six (6) hours of electives must be chosen from the following courses:

  • INFS 3500 Knowledge Management Systems
  • INFS 3990/4990 Independent Study in Information Systems
  • INFS 4300 Security Assurance for Information Systems Audit
  • INFS 4420 Information Systems Internship
  • INFS 4500 New Technologies in Information Systems
  • INFS 4740 Information Resource Management
  • INFS 4830 Database Programming
  • INFS 4840 Study Abroad

Course Descriptions