Plan of Study

Computer and Information Technology, BS

Fall 1st Year

CNIT 18000 - Introduction To Systems Development
TLI 11200 - Foundations Of Organizational Leadership
SCLA 10100 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication I: Antiquity To Modernity
MA 16010 - Applied Calculus I
TECH 12000 - Design Thinking In Technology

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 1st Year

CNIT 15501 - Introduction To Software Development Concepts
CNIT 17600 - Information Technology Architectures
SCLA 10200 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication II: Modern World
MA 16020 - Applied Calculus II
Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 2nd Year

CNIT 27200 - Database Fundamentals
CNIT 28000 - Systems Analysis And Design Methods
CNIT 24200 - System Administration
IET 11100 - Introduction To Manufacturing And Supply Chain Systems ♦ or
TLI 15200 - Business Principles For Organizational Leadership
Science Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

CNIT 25501 - Object-Oriented Programming Introduction
CNIT 27000 - Cybersecurity Fundamentals
COM 22400 - Communicating In The Global Workplace ♦ or
COM 25100 - Communication, Information, And Society
STAT 22500 - Introduction To Probability Models or
STAT 30100 - Elementary Statistical Methods or
STAT 50100 - Experimental Statistics I or
STAT 51100 - Statistical Methods
Lab Science Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 3rd Year

CNIT 31500 - Systems Programming or
CNIT 32500 - Object-Oriented Application Development
MGMT 20000 - Introductory Accounting or
MGMT 21200 - Business Accounting
COM 31500 - Speech Communication Of Technical Information ♦ or
COM 41500 - Discussion Of Technical Problems
AGEC 21700 - Economics or
ECON 21000 - Principles Of Economics or
ECON 25100 - Microeconomics or
ECON 25200 - Macroeconomics
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 3rd Year

CNIT 32000 - Policy, Regulation, And Globalization In Information Technology
CNIT 37200 - Database Programming or
CNIT 39200 - Enterprise Data Management
ENGL 41900 - Multimedia Writing or
ENGL 42000 - Business Writing or
ENGL 42100 - Technical Writing
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00 

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 4th Year

CNIT 48000 - Managing Information Technology Projects
Interdisciplinary Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Humanities Foundational Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00 

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 4th Year

Elective- Credit Hours: 3.00
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Notes:

♦ The course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

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