Division of Math, Science, and Technology

This academic program is housed in the Division of Math, Science, and Technology in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences.

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The computer information systems minor is intended for students in any major who wish to acquire more knowledge in programming, database systems, Web programming, and networking. This minor can be combined with any major and minor except the computer information systems major. A minimum of 9 credits must be exclusive to the minor and cannot be counted toward any other majors/minors/certificate programs.

Computer Information Systems Minor Requirements
(17 credits)

CSIS 2000 Introduction to Database Systems (3 credits)
CSIS 2101 Fundamentals of Computer Programming (4 credits)
CSIS 3020 Web Programming and Design (3 credits)
CSIS 3101 Advanced Computer Programming (4 credits)
CSIS 3500 Networks and Data Communication (3 credits)

The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2014-2015 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.

Career Opportunities

The rapidly expanding fields of information systems and computer science provide many opportunities for individuals with a degree in CIS/CS. Graduates can look forward to challenging careers in the following areas: