B.B.A. in Computer Information Systems

Program Information

In today’s highly competitive global environment, the effective deployment of information technology has become the key to organizational success. There is a continuing shortage of individuals with the combination of business and technology skills needed to develop and manage information systems that provide competitive advantage in the global marketplace. The mission of the CIS major in the BBA program is to produce graduates able to fill this need. Students will learn how to combine their general business knowledge with the latest software engineering tools and techniques to create information systems needed by today’s organizations.

Suggested Schedule of Courses

This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses based on degree requirements in the current catalog.  This guide is not a substitute for academic advisement . Please contact your respective advisement office for guidance—

For students with 0-89 credit hours, please contact

University Advisement Center

For students with 90 or more credit hours, please contact

The Robinson College of Business advisement office if you have any questions about scheduling or about your degree requirements. 

Also see the Undergraduate Catalog for a complete list of requirements and electives to choose from. 

Students may choose to attend a summer term to reduce their load during fall or spring semesters but still stay on track to graduate in four years.


Year 1

Term 1

Course Hours

ENGL 1101

3

MATH 1111

3

ECON 2105

3

GSU 1010

1

[SPCH 1000]

2

BUSA 2106

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

ENGL 1102

3

MATH 1070

3

ECON 2106

3

PHIL 1010

2

POLS 1101

3
Total Hours 14

Milestones


Year 2

Term 1

Course Hours

ACCT 2101

3

LAB Science “A”

4

CIS 2010

3

Area C Elective

3

Area E Social Science Elective

3
Total Hours 16

Term 2

Course Hours

ACCT 2102

3

LAB Science “B”

4

HIST 2110

3

Area C Elective

3

Area E Global Issues Elective

3
Total Hours 16

Milestones


Year 3

Term 1

Course Hours

BCOM 3950

3

MGS 3100

3

CIS 3260

3

CIS 3001

3

MK 3010

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

FI 3300

3

CIS 3300

3

CIS 3730

3

BUSA 3000

3

MGS 3400

3
Total Hours 15

Year 4

Term 1

Course Hours

CIS Elective

3

CIS Elective

3

300/4000 level Non-RCB elective

3

3000/4000 level Non-RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

BUSA 4980

3

BUSA 4990 (Exit Exam)

0

***CIS 4970 or CIS 4980

3

3000/4000 Non-RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones

Notes

***This course may include a Signature Experience component. Make sure to maximize the experience and consider adding a description to your resume. There are additional courses that may be used toward your RCB or Non-RCB electives with the Signature Experience component. Please consult with your Academic Advisor for more info on the Signature Experience course options you may complete toward your degree requirements. Please see the following link for more info: http://myexperience.gsu.edu/students/next-steps/list-courses/