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Fall 2020 Catalog 
Fall 2020 Catalog FINAL VERSION - Closed for Revisions

Information Sciences (AAS)

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Information Sciences

General Degree Requirements

  1. You must complete a minimum of 60 credits to receive the AAS. At least 36 of the 60 credits must be earned at the institution’s three campuses.
  2. You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 earned cumulatively at the institution’s three campuses, and a 2.0 overall GPA in credits applied to the AAS.
  3. The AAS general education requirements must be fulfilled.
Category and Required Courses Credits Required

Knowledge of Human Cultures (HC)

Student Choice of HC Courses


Knowledge of the Natural World (NW)

Student Choice of NW Courses


Additional HC or NW Coursework

Student Choice of HC or NW Course


Critical and Creative Thinking (CCT)

Student Choice of CCT Course


Effective Communication (EC)

ENGL 150 : Advanced Freshman English (3 cr.) or
ENGL 202 : Sophomore English (3 cr.)

Student Choice of Additional EC Course (3 cr.)


Intercultural Knowledge and Competence (IK)

Student Choice of IK Course


Individual, Social, and Environmental Responsibility (SER)

Student Choice of SER Courses

Total General Education Credits 39
Information Science Requirements 27

CIS 120 : Data Structures and Algorithms (4 cr.)
CIS 220 : Systems Analysis and Design (4 cr.)
CIS 342 : Rich Internet Applications (4 cr.)
CNMT 100 : Principles of Computing (3 cr.)
CNMT 110 : Object-Oriented Programming (4 cr.)
CNMT 210 : Web Design and Development (4 cr.)
MATH 209 : Mathematics for Information Sciences (4 cr.)

Total Required Credits to Degree 66

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