Rhode Island College

2020-2021 Catalog

Computer Information Systems Minor

Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

Department Chair:
Lisa Bain

Computer Information Systems Program Faculty: Professor Bain; Associate Professor Hayden; Assistant Professor Perry

Students must consult with their assigned advisor before they will be able to register for courses.

Course Requirements

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

CIS 252Introduction to Information Systems


Fall, Spring, Summer
CIS 440Issues in Computer Security


Fall, Spring.
CIS 455WDatabase Programming


Fall, Spring.

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

Total Credit Hours: 20