It's your time to excel in the information systems field
Availability management, security and preservation of information requires skilled information system professionals. The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems degree motivates you to make outstanding contributions in this essential field. This online program emphasizes business applications, information technology infrastructure.
As a student in this online Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program, you will study advanced database management, data visualization and network security as well as receive a foundation in match, statistics and operations research. Throughout the coursework, you will learn how to communicate well and work in multidisciplinary teams. In your final course, you will complete a capstone project that will allow you to put your recently learned skills to use.
Graduates who earn Trine University’s Associate of Science in Information Systems degree are well-qualified for a wide range of positions in the information field including information manager, network security analyst, network administrator, database administrator and more. This degree also prepares you for more advanced educational opportunities such as the Master of Science in Information Studies, Master of Business Administration or the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership.
The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems requires 120 credit hours.
General Education - 42 credit hours
MA 113 College Algebra
MA 253 Statistics
Science elective - 3 credit hours
PSY 113 Psychology
PHL 313 Ethics
Social Science elective - 3 credit hours
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours
ENG 103 English Compensation I
ENG 133 Technical Communications
SP 203 Effective Speaking
MA 323 Operations Research
BA 113 Business Computer Applications
General Education Elective - 6 credit hours
Program Core - 39 credit hours
BA 123 Business Concepts
COM 243 Digital Media Creation
COM 343 Web Content Management
CSIT 103 Introduction to Information Systems
CSIT 123 IT Infrastructure Basics
CSIT 223 Network Management
INF 153 Python
INF 263 Database Management
INF 343 Network Security
INF 393 Data Visualization
INF 403 Advanced Data Base
IS 483 Information Systems Capstone Proposal (PENDING)
IS 493 Information Systems Capstone Project (PENDING)
Management/Leadership requirements - 15 credit hours
MGT 383 Principles of Project Management
Electives - 12 credit hours of MGT or LDR 300-400 level
Additional requirements - 24 credit hours
UE 101 University Experience
Unrestricted Electives - 23 credit hours
For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in a new window).