Computer Science and Information Systems Minor

Computer Science

Computer Science Option: 31-32 Total Credits

Required Courses: 18 cr. hrs.
CSIS 161 Programming I 3 cr.
CSIS 162 Programming II 3 cr.
CSIS 225 Web Development I 3 cr.
CSIS 235 Object-Oriented Programming 3 cr.
CSIS 247 Introduction to Computer Networks 3 cr.
CSIS 333 Database Management Systems 3 cr.

Directed Electives 6 cr. hrs.
Directed electives 6 cr. hrs. In consultation with advisor, six (6) credits to be selected from 200-400 level CSIS courses, excluding CSIS 215.
Student may take up to three (3) credits from CSIS 423, CSIS 440, MATH 346, MATH 347, or GEOG 250 with advisor consultation.

Required supporting math courses: 7-8 cr. hrs.
MATH 156 Calculus for Business and Social Science 3 cr.
or MATH 166 Calculus I 4 cr.
MATH 236 Discrete Mathematics 4 cr.

Information Systems

Information Systems Option: 24 Total Credits

Required Courses: 28 cr. hrs.
CSIS 161 Programming I 3 cr.
CSIS 162 Programming II 3 cr.
CSIS 215 Information Systems for Business Management 3 cr.
CSIS 247 Introduction to Computer Networks 3 cr.
CSIS 333 Database Management Systems 3 cr.
CSIS 423 Introduction to System Analysis I 3 cr.

Directed Electives: 6 cr. hrs.
One (1) course to be selected from the following:
CSIS 225 Web Development I 3 cr.
CSIS 235 Object-Oriented Programming 3 cr.
CSIS 433 Design Analysis MIS 3 cr.
CSIS 440 Information Systems Project Management 3 cr.
Other 300-400 level CSIS course in consultation with advisor.

One (1) course to be selected from the following:
ECON 326 Statistical Methods for Economics and Business 3 cr.
MNGT 318 Operations Research 3 cr.
MNGT 340 Ethical Leadership 3 cr.
MNGT 350 Decision Making 3 cr.
MNGT 365 Business Process Management 3 cr.

Required supporting math courses: 6-7 cr. hrs.
MATH 156 Calculus for Business and Social Sciences 3 cr.
or MATH 166 Calculus I 4 cr.
ECON 226 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr.
or MATH 226 Fundamentals of Statistics 3 cr.

Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

124 South Hall
715-425-3335
www.uwrf.edu/CBE/

Hossein Najafi - Chair, Ahmad Abuhejleh, Charles Hurt, Arpan Jani, Anthony Varghese, Ellen Schultz-Senior Academic Advisor.

The vision of the College of Business and Economics is to be a community of choice and the regional leader in the acquisition, study, application and sharing of business, economics and information technology knowledge.  Consistent with this vision, the college is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.


University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911