Computer Information Systems - Information Technologies for Homeland Security Option (CIS.THS.AASX)

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Extended Degree - Associate in Applied Science

Business, Management, Marketing and Technology

Auburn Hills and Orchard Ridge Campuses

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) Associate Degree is designed to provide a solid foundation in the fundamental skills that are generally required to analyze system requirements and design solutions or, to support and manage the application of technology resources. These basic skills are routinely required by many different industries and higher-level educational programs. The program includes core courses of information system fundamentals, database systems, networking, web systems, and software development, and additional courses provide specialization to complete the option requirements. Current computer tools and an emphasis on practical application provide a relevant learning environment.

Core Requirements
CIS 1050Personal Computer Productivity Tools4
CIS 1100Fundamentals of Information Systems4
CIS 1200Introduction to Database Systems4
CIS 1300Networking Concepts4
CIS 1400Web Design I4
CIS 1500Introduction to Programming (Java)4
Core Required Supportive Courses
ACC 1500Accounting for the Small Business Owner3
BUS 1100Introduction to Business4
MAT 11501Intermediate Algebra (or higher level except MAT 1525, MAT 2530 or MAT 2540) 4
Complete one of the following COM or ENG courses:3-4
Interpersonal Communication 3
or
Professional Communication 4
Complete one of the following ENG courses:3
Business Communications 3
or
Composition I 3
 
Information Technologies for Homeland Security Option Required Courses
CIS 2111Systems Analysis and Design (UML)4
CIS 2232Fundamentals of System Support4
CIS 2838System Security4
CIS 2839Internet Security4
Information Technologies for Homeland Security Option Electives
Select two of the following:8
Information Technology Project Management4
Web System Administration4
Network Administration4
Database Administration4
Computer Forensics4
Computer Service Technologies and Techniques A+4
Total Credit Hours for Program-Related Courses65-66
General Education Requirements
Communication / English (3-credits)3
Fine Arts / Humanities (3-credits)3
Mathematics / Science (3-credits)
Satisfied
Physical Education (1-credit)1
Social Science (3-credits)3
Written Communication (3-credits)
Satisfied
POL 1510American Government3
Additional elective credits needed to meet requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree0
Total Credit Hours75-76
1

Course may be used to meet General Education requirements.

2

Requirement satisfied provided both ENG 1350 and ENG 2200 are not taken to meet Core Required Supportive Courses.

A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.