Information Systems B.B.A. (Emphasis in Enterprise Security)

Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses and credit hours in Area A1 through Area E.

Credit Hours
​​General Requirements (Core Areas A - E)42
Additional Requirements4
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major18
Principles of Accounting I
Principles of Accounting II
Introduction to Business
Advanced Business Applications
Principles of Macroeconomics (if taken in Area E, substitute LSTD   2106)
Principles of Microeconomics
Specific Requirements Beyond Area A1-F30
Foundations of Business Analytics I
Foundations of Business Analytics II
Strategic Management
Management Information Systems
Accounting Information Systems
Principles of Corporate Finance
Legal Environment of Business (if ECON   2105 taken in Area E, then substitute into Area F)
Survey of Calculus (if not taken in Area A-E)
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
Operations and Supply Management
Major Requirements27
Introduction to Business Programming
Introduction to Java Programming
Programming Principles I
Enterprise Infrastructure and Security
Enterprise Systems Analysis and Design
Database Management
ERP Systems Using SAP
General Project Management
Select three of the following (at least one must be a CISM Course):
Principles of Enterprise Information Systems Security
Network Administration
Internship in Information Systems
IT Infrastructure
Datacenter Management
Network Architecture
Information Storage and Management
Advanced Network Security
Select 3 credit hours of Electives (should be chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor) unless ECON   2105 and/or MATH   1232 used to meet requirements in Area A-E, in which case students will take up to 9 credit hours of electives3-9
Total Credit Hours124

Honors in Information Systems

To graduate with Honors in Information Systems, a student must:

  •  be admitted to the University Honors Program;
  •  successfully complete Research Seminar (BUSA   3610) and Business Seminar (BUSA   3620);1
  •  successfully complete and present an Honors Thesis or Capstone Project;
  •  be in good standing in the University Honors Program at the time of graduation.

Honors students in the Parker College of Business are strongly encouraged to take Introduction to Business (BUSA   1105) , Principles of Macroeconomics (ECON   2105) , Principles of Accounting I (ACCT   2101) ,Principles of Accounting II (ACCT   2102) , Legal Environment of Business (LSTD   2106) , and Advanced Business Applications (CISM   2530).


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