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Computer Information Systems

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

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I.  Core Curriculum Electives

  • Basic Writing Proficiency - A grade of "C" or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • Humanities - Choose one course from the following subjects : Art (115-118 only), English (NOT 102, 130, or 230), History, Music (101-108 only), Philosophy (NOT 104), or Theater 101. 
  • Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following subjects : Anthropology, Economics (NOT 107), Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. 
  • Political Science Elective - Choose one course from Political Science.
  • Science Electives - Choose four courses from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics (NOT 103, 104), or ASTR 101.  Two courses must be in the same subject and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.

II.  Required courses for the Computer Information Systems Degree:

JJC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 170 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 171 or MATH 128 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II or Elementary Statistics MATH Elect
PHYS 201 Engineering Physics I PHYS 123
CIS 261 JAVA Programming CS 115 and 116
CIS 269 Data Structures CS 331
MATH 137 Introduction to Discrete Mathematics CS 330
PSYC 101 General Psychology PSYC 221
PSYC 206 Industrial Psychology PSYC 301

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

Updated January 2019