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2019 - 2020 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2019 - 2020 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Systems, BS

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Degree Requirements

The minimum total credits required for a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems is 120.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)

Communication (6 sch)

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)

Social and Behavioral Science (3 sch)

Component Area (3 sch)

Mathematics (3 or 4 sch)

Major Course Requirements (37-39 sch)

All students are expected to complete COSC 1335 , COSC 1430 , and COSC 2430  or their equivalents before beginning the upper level major courses. These courses introduce general computer concepts and applications and develop programming skills. Programming skills are broadened through the completion of a course in a second high-level programming language.

Business Minor (12 sch)

All information systems majors have in common the minor in general business which, combined with the business core, provides a solid foundation in business management.

Capstone Courses (3 sch)

All information systems majors share a capstone experience with all other science and mathematics majors.

TExES Requirements

Candidates for TExES tests in information systems must complete the following courses or equivalent courses as approved by an information systems advisor.

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