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Computer Information Systems

For students attending: Harper College
Who plan to major in: Computer Information Systems

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: History, Humanities, Literature, or Philosophy (NOT 101, 102). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology (NOT 215), Economics (NOT 115), Geography (NOT 112), Political Science, Psychology (NOT 101, 210), or Sociology. 
  • D. Political Science Elective - Choose any Political Science course.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose four courses from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics (NOT 100), or Astronomy 101.  Two courses must be in the same subject and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Computer Information Systems degree:

HARPER COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 200 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MTH 201 or MTH 165 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II or Elementary Statistics MATH Elect
MTH 220 Discrete Mathematics  CS 330
CSC 121 Computer Science I CS 100
CSC 122 Computer Science II CS 115 and 116
CSC 216 Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis CS 331
CSC 217 Assembler Programming and Machine Organization  CS 350
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology PSYC 221
PSY 245 Industrial/ Organizational Psychology PSYC 301

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018