Business Information Systems Program Requirements

The courses listed below are required for completion of the B.S. degree in business information systems. Students must also complete the requirements for the Stevenson core curriculum. Specific pre- and co-requisites for each course are provided in the course descriptions.

Some secondary requirements, which are noted by an asterisk (*) in the list below, can also be used to fulfill a core curriculum requirement.

Major Requirements:

IS 135

Advanced MS Office Applications

IS 140

Information Systems Architecture and Design

IS 150

Relational Database Design and SQL with MS Access

IS 170

Systems Development with UML

IS 201

Management Information Systems

IS 231

Network Technologies

IS 240

Programming Concepts with Visual Basic.NET

IS 280

Data & Database Management

IS 301

Principles of E-Commerce

IS 320

Human-Computer Interaction

IS 380

Information Security for the Organization

IS 385

Management of Business Networks

IS 386

E-Commerce Solutions

IS 387

Wireless Technology Solutions for the Office

IS 480

Technology Law

IS 481

Project and Knowledge management

Secondary Requirements:

ACC 215

Financial Accounting

ENG 210


Business Writing*


ENG 212

Technical Writing*

MGT 204

Principles of Management

MKT 206

Principles of Marketing

One 300-400 Level INBUS, MGT, or MKT Course