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Computer Information Systems

For students attending: Prairie State 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 ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 121-131, ENG 211 and above, HIST, HUMAN or PHILO (not 203). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANTHR, ECON, GEOG, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCSC, or SOCIO. 
  • D. Political Science Elective – Choose one course from Political Science.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose four courses from Biology, Chemistry, Geology or Physics.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Computer Information Systems degree:

PSC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 171 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 172 or MATH 115 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II or General Education Statistics Math Elect
ITPRG 147 Java Programming I CS 115 and 116
MATH 210 Discrete Mathematics CS 330
PSYCH 101 Introduction to Psychology PSYC 221
PSYCH 204 Industrial/Organizational Psychology PSYC 301

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

Updated October 2018