Curriculum: Computer Management Information Systems Associate in Applied Science Degree (0116) | Southwestern Illinois College

Associate in Applied Science – Computer Management Information Systems (0116)

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

Program Requisite

Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 180* Introduction to Programming 3

*This course must be taken before beginning a programming course.

First Year

Fall Semester
Total Semester Credits: 18
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 185 Introduction to Information Technology 3
COMM 151 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition I 3
HIST 250 20th Century Western Civilization 3
PHIL 151 Introductory Logic 3
  IAI Literature 3
Spring Semester
Total Semester Credits: 17
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 184 Visual Basic Programming I 3
ECON 201 Principles of Economics I (Macro) 3
ENG 102 Rhetoric & Composition II 3
MATH 213 Calculus for Business & Social Sciences 4
  IAI Lab Science (Physical Science) 4

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Second Year

Fall Semester
Total Semester Credits: 17
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 246 Systems Development & Design 3
CIS 250 C++ Programming I 3
BUS 205 Economic and Business Statistics 4
ECON 202 Principles of Economics I (Micro) 3
  IAI Lab Science (Life Science) 4
Spring Semester
Total Semester Credits: 18
Total Program Credits: 70
Course Number Course Description Credits
CIS 187 Web Programming I 3
CIS 252 C# Programming I 3
ACCT 110 Financial Accounting 4
POLS 150 Introduction to American Government 3
  Human Well-Being Elective 2
  IAI Fine Arts 3

Refer to the Online Course Catalog or Class Search link in eSTORM for a full course description.

Career Opportunities

  • Software Developer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Specialist
  • Computer Support Specialist