Information Sciences - Requirements for the Major

Information Sciences Program | Information Sciences Minor Requirements | Course Descriptions

Supporting Courses, 33 credits

  • One year of any college-level foreign language
  • COMP SCI 241   Discrete Mathematics I, 4 credits
  • COMP SCI 256   Software Design I, 4 credits
  • COMP SCI 257   Software Design II, 4 credits
  • INFO SCI 210     Information Problems, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 220     Controlling Bibliographic Information, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 230     Visual Information, 3 credits

One of these:

  • COMP SCI 242   Discrete Mathematics II, 4 credits
  • MATH 260          Introductory Statistics, 4 credits

Upper-Level Courses, 21 credits

  • COMP SCI 460   Systems Analysis and Project Management, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 308     Information Technologies, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 410     Advanced Information Problems, 3 credits

One of these:

  • COMP SCI 331   Internet Programming, 3 credits
  • COMP SCI 451   Database Design and Applications, 3 credits

One of these:

  • BUS ADM 382   Introductory Management, 3 credits
  • COMM 335        Organizational Communication, 3 credits

One of these:

  • COMM 322        Modern Linguistics, 3 credits
  • COMM 445        Human Communication Theory, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 430     Information, Media and Society, 3 credits

One of these:

  • INFO SCI 440     Information and Computing Science Practicum, 3 credits
  • INFO SCI 497     Internship, 1-12 credits

Area of Emphasis, 6 credits

The emphasis affords an opportunity for students to develop some expertise in a particular dimension of information studies. The area is created by the student with the approval of an adviser.

Information Sciences Program
Information Sciences Minor Requirements
Course Descriptions