Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management

The Bachelor of Science in Information System Management (BSISM) degree program provides instruction in both fundamental information technology and business management related subjects, including information system architecture, networking, database, security, scripting/programming, web applications, business principle and practice, project management, marketing, data analytics, professional communication and ethics.

The BSISM program is designed to provide students with a balanced technical and business background as well as analytical, critical-thinking, and problem-solving skills that enable them to contribute as professionals to a variety of technical supporting and management roles such as Computer and Information Systems Managers, or positions requiring in-depth knowledge of both technical and business background, within the various fields of information technology and the high-tech industry.

Outcomes:

• Apply various information technologies and data analytics concepts in design and implementation of an Information Management System to support business marketing and operation needs
• Communicate effectively with diverse audiences the technical information that is consistent with the intended audience and purpose.
• Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
• Function effectively on teams and employ self- and peer-advocacy to address bias in interactions, establish goals, plan tasks, meet deadlines, manage risk, and produce deliverables.
• Support the delivery, use, and management of information systems within an information systems environment.

Degree Requirements

Courses: General Education

COMS105Interpersonal Communication

4.5

COMS203Speech Communications

4.5

ECON210Principles of Macroeconomics

4.5

ENGL104Introductory Written Communication

4.5

ENGL105Professional Written Communications

4.5

HIST101Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century

4.5

MATH111College Algebra for Technical Programs

4.5

MATH301Data Driven Statistics

4.5

PHIL101Introduction to Ethics

4.5

SCI101Introduction to the Sciences

4.5

SCI103Science and Technology- Laboratory Course

1.5

SCI201Environmental Science and Sustainability

4.5

SCI203Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course

1.5

SOCL102Introductory Sociology

4.5

SOCL202Social Perspectives on Race, Gender, and Class

4.5

UNIV104Academic and Career Success

4.5

or

HUMELEHumanities Elective

4.5

Total Credit Hours:66

Courses: Core

ACCT201Accounting I

4

CS107Problem Solving Concepts with Python

4

 

CS251Fundamentals of Database Systems

4

or

CS250Fundamentals of Database Systems

4

 

CSS150Introduction to Computer Security

4

DMKT300Introduction to Internet-Based Business Strategies

4

DMKT305Internet Data Analysis for Business

4

EM200Introduction to Website Development

4

EM218Web Development II

4

EM228Scripting for the Web

4

EM270Emerging Media and Technology

4

EM420Web-Based Database Applications

4

IT140Introduction to Operating Systems and Client/Server Environments

4

 

IT175Introduction to Cloud Computing

4

or

TECHELE1Select 4 credits of approved technical electives

4

 

IT190Introduction to IT

4

IT204Fundamentals of Networking

4

IT225IT Support Systems

4

IT254Spreadsheet Applications

4

IT304Computer Networks and Communications

4

IT326Network Infrastructure Administration

4

IT401Information Technology Architectures

4

 

IT424Systems Acquisition and Sourcing

4

or

TECHELE2Select 4 credits of approved technical electives

4

 

IT496ISM Team Project

4

 

MGM355International Business Practices

4

or

MKTG225Introduction to Marketing

4

 

MGMT115Introductory Business Practices

4

 

MGMT345Operations Management

4

or

MGM335Organizational Behavior Principles

4

 

PM220Project Management Tools

4

TECHELE3Select 4 credits of approved technical electives

4

TECHELE4Select 4 credits of approved technical electives

4

ELEElective

4

Total Credit Hours:116

Total Credit Hours: 182

Locations

  • Colorado Springs
  • Aurora (Denver Area)
  • Virtual Campus