University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
( 121 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration
In effect for students admitted to Fall 2008


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
Recommended Course(s)

Completed  

Not Required  

ENGLISH  O05: Basic Writing, or course waiver
READING O08: Reading for Understanding or course waiver
MATH  111: Algebra II
Applicants who do not meet these requirements may qualify for admission by completing comparable course work at UMA and will be admitted into the Pre-Computer Information Systems track does not guarantee admission to the Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems degree program.

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree: All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with a W. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor. 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  
      _______________  COM 101: Public Speaking
      _______________  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications
      _______________  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations
      _______________  COM 106: Oral Communication of Literature
  ENGLISH (9 credit hours)
      _______________  ENG 101: College Writing
      _______________  ENG 102W:  Introduction to Literature
      _______________  ENG 317W: Professional Writing
  FINE ARTS (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
      _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
      _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
      _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
      _______________  MUS 160: World Music
      _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
      _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
      _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
  HUMANITIES (3 credit hours) Choose one of the following:
      _______________  ENG 202W: English Literature I: Medieval and Renaissance
      _______________  ENG 203W: English Literature II: Restoration, Eighteenth Century and Romanticism
      _______________  ENG 250W: American Literature to 1900
      _______________  ENG 251W: American Literature 1900-Present
      _______________  HTY xxx: any history course
      _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course
      _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
      _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory
      _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies
  MATHEMATICS (12 credit hours) 
      _______________  MAT 112: College Algebra
      _______________  MAT 115: Statistics I
      _______________  MAT 280: Discrete Mathematical Structures
      _______________  MAT 281: Discrete Mathematical Structures II 
  NATURAL SCIENCE (4 credit hours) 
      _______________  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course (chemistry or physics with lab recommended)
  SOCIAL SCIENCE (12 credit hours)
      _______________  ECO 100: Introduction to Economics
      _______________  PSY 100: Introduction to Psychology
 and choose two of the following:
      _______________  ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology
      _______________  ANT 102: Cultural Anthropology
      _______________  ECO 201: Principles of Economics I ( Macroeconomics)
      _______________  ECO 202: Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics)
      _______________  GEO 101: Introduction to Geography
      _______________  POS 101: American Government
      _______________  POS 102: Introduction to Politics and Government
      _______________  POS/BUA 365: Organizational Behavior (recommended)
      _______________  SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology
      _______________  SOC 201: Social Problems
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
  BUSINESS (6 credit hours)
      _______________  BUA 101: Financial Accounting for Decision Making
      _______________  BUA 223: Principles of Management
  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS CORE (42 credit hours)
      _______________  CIS 101: Introduction to Computer Science
      _______________  CIS 131: Web Applications
      _______________  CIS 135: Introduction to Information Systems and Applications
      _______________  CIS 210: Programming Concepts OR CIS 212: Programming Concepts: Visual Basic I
      _______________  CIS 220: Information Technology Hardware and Systems Software
      _______________  CIS 240: Networking Concepts
      _______________  CIS 243: Web Applications Programming: XML
      _______________  BUA 270/CIS 270: Management Information Systems
      _______________  CIS 330: Systems Analysis
      _______________  CIS 335: Systems Development: ASP
      _______________  CIS 350: Database Design and Management
      _______________  CIS 380 or 480: Internship
      _______________  CIS 460: Impact of Information Technology
      _______________  CIS 470: Project Management
  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS PROGRAMMING ELECTIVES (12 credit hours) Choose four of the following:
      _______________  CIS 214: Applications Programming: Java
      _______________  CIS 215: Applications Programming: C++
      _______________  CIS 312: Applications Programming: Advanced Visual Basics
      _______________  CIS 314: Applications Programming: Advanced Java
      _______________  CIS 333: Applications Programming: PHP
      _______________  CIS 389 or CIS 489: Programming Topics
      _______________  CIS 394 or CIS 494: Independent Study: Programming Topics
      _______________  CIS 412: Visual Basic for Applications
      _______________  CIS 480: Internship
  COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ELECTIVES  (12 credit hours)
      _______________  CIS 221: Operating Systems: Unix
      _______________  CIS 231: Web Applications development I
      _______________  CIS 280: Internship
      _______________  CIS 341: Network Applications
      _______________  CIS 351: Database Management Systems: Oracle
      _______________  CIS 354: Algorithms and Data Structures
      _______________  CIS 360: Geographical Information Systems I
      _______________  CIS 389 or CIS 489: Information Technology Topics
      _______________  CIS 394 or CIS 494: Independent Study: Information Technology Topics
      _______________  CIS 438: E-Commerce
      _______________  CIS 466: Geographical Information Systems II
      _______________  CIS 480: Internship
GENERAL ELECTIVES
  ELECTIVES (6 credit hours) 100 level or above
_______________    _______________    
    

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