Rhode Island College

2018-2019 Catalog


Computer Information Systems Minor


Learning Goals

Writing in the Discipline

Department of Accounting and Computer Information Systems

Department Chair:
Lisa Bain

Computer Information Systems Program Faculty: Professor Bain; Assistant Professor Guo; Associate Professors Choi, Hayden

Students must consult with their assigned advisor before they will be able to register for courses. A graded writing assignment is required in every course.

Course Requirements

A minor in computer information systems consists of a minimum of 20 credit hours (five courses), as follows:

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
CIS 252Introduction to Information Systems

4

Fall, Spring, Summer
CIS 440Issues in Computer Security

4

Fall, Spring.
CIS 455Database Programming

4

Fall, Spring.

AND TWO ADDITIONAL courses from Computer Information Systems at the 300-level or above.

Total Credit Hours: 20