Information Systems

A. S. Degree

Communication 9 hours
  ENGL 1010 Composition I 3 hours  
  ENGL 1020 Composition II 3 hours  
  SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Comm. or other approved speech/communication course 3 hours  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (at least one course in literature) 9 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6 hours
  ECON 2010 Macroeconomics 3 hours  
  ECON 2020 Microeconomics 3 hours  
History 6 hours
Natural Sciences 8 hours
Mathematics 3 hours

 

MATH 1630 (Finite Math) 3 hours  
General Education Total 41 hours

  ACCT 1010 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours  
  ACCT 1020 Principles of Accounting II 3 hours  
 

MATH 1530 Probability and Statistics*

3 hours  
  MATH 1830 Calculus for Business 3 hours  
 

INFS 1010 Computer Applications**

3 hours  
  General Electives** 4 hours  
Area of Emphasis Total 19 hours
   
Information Systems Total 60 hours
   
Additional Information:
  • *Students who plan to transfer to the University of Tennessee must complete MATH 2050, Calculus-based Probability and Statistics.
  • **Students who plan to transfer to Austin Peay State University, East Tennessee State University, and the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga must complete CISP 1010, 1020, Computer Science I and II (Programming) instead of INFS 1010, Computer Applications and electives. For these students, the total hours in the Area of Emphasis will be 20 Hours and total degree Hours will be 61.

 

Curricular Map

INFORMATION SYSTEMS (Major) ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE (Degree)
 
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
SCORES
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
SCORES
Semester 1 (Fall)   Semester 2 (Spring)  
English 1010: Composition I 3 English 1020: Composition II 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 Speech 3
MATH 1530: Probability/Statistics* 3 MATH 1630: Finite Mathematics 3
INFS 1010 Computer Applications** 3 Humanities/Fine Arts 3
ECON 2010 Macroeconomics 3 ECON 2020 Microeconomics 3
 
Subtotal Semester 1 15 Subtotal Semester 2 15
 
Semester 3 (Fall)   Semester 4 (Spring)  
Humanities/Literature 3  Elective (unspecified) 4
History  3 History  3
Natural Science (lab) 4 Natural Science (lab) 4
ACCT 1010 Priniciples of Accounting I 3 ACCT 1020 Principles of Accounting II 3
MATH 1830 Calculus for Business 3    
 
Subtotal Semester 3 16 Subtotal Semester 4 14
 
    Total Credit Hours 60
 
NOTES:      
*Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville should complete MATH 2050, Calculus-based Probability and Statistics
**Students who plan to transfer to APSU, ETSU or UTC must complete CISP 1010, 1020, Computer Science I and II (Programming) instead of INFS 1010: Computer Applications and electives. For these students, the total hours in the Area of Emphasis will be 20 hours and total degree credit hours will be 61
 

 

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