Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Computer and Information Science (BS)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
320.101 Composition I3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
 OR General Education Group B (Social Sciences) OR 20.101 Composition I
340.121 Principles of Economics I340.122 Principles of Economics II
392.140 Intro to Computer & Information Systems392.141 Business Information Systems Development
353.118 Applied Matrix Algebra353.123 Essentials Calculus
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
109.100 Optional University Seminar  
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
390.333 Business Comm & Report Writing325.103 Public Speaking
 OR 25.103 Public Speaking OR 90.333 Business Comm & Report Writing
392.240 Introduction to Programming I392.241 Introduction to Programming II
391.220 Financial Accounting391.223 Managerial Accounting
353.141 Introduction to Statistics392.252 Business Oriented Programming
3General Education Group C (Natural Science/Math)3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making
1Fitness and Recreational Skills  
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
392.346 Data and Information Structures392.354 Database Processing Systems
392.351 Systems Analysis & Design392.358 Data Communication Systems
3Business Elective3Business Elective
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
3General Education Group C (Natural Science/Math)1Fitness and Recreational Skills
15Total Semester Credits13Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
392.460 Advanced Systems Development I392.461 Advanced Systems Development II
3CIS Department Elective3CIS Department Elective
3Business Elective3Business Elective
3Business Elective3Free Elective
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)3Free Elective
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits


The sequence of General Education courses is shown as an example only; they may be taken in any order. General Education Policy allows a student to double count one Communications, Quantitative or Values course as one Group A, B, or C. If using this option, take one additional Free Elective.

Total credits must equal 120 Consult advisor before selecting Business and CIS Electives. Two of the courses selected for the Major, General Education OR Free Elective must also qualify as