BS in Information Science

Semester 1: Fall

Co-op Preparation

  • CS 1210 CS/IS Overview 2: Co-op Preparation

Semester 2: Spring

  • CS 2510 Fundamentals of Computer Science 2
  • CS 2800 Logic and Computation
  • Elective: Level 1 Arts/Humanities Core

Choose one:

Semester 3: Fall

  • IS 2000 Principles of Information Science
  • CS 3200 Database Design
  • CS 3500 Object-Oriented Design
  • Elective

Semester 4: Fall or Spring

  • IS 3500 Information System Design & Development
  • IS 4300 Human Computer Interaction
  • CS 4800 Algorithms & Data

Choose One

  • CS 3650 Computer Systems
  • Elective

Semester 5: Fall or Spring

  • IS 4800 Empirical Research Methods
  • IS Concentration Elective 1
  • Elective: Level 1 Science/Technology Core

If CS 3650 not yet taken then take:

If CS 3650 already taken then choose one.

  • CS 3700 Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Elective

Half-Semester 1: Summer

  • Elective
  • Elective

Semester 6: Fall or Spring

  • IS Concentration Elective 2
  • ENGW 3302 Advanced Writing in the Technical Professions

Computing and Social Issues Requirement. Choose one.

  • SOCL 4528 Computers & Society
  • SOCL 3485 Environment, Technology, and Society
  • ANTH 3418 Wired/Unwired: Cybercultures and Technopolitics
  • IA 5240 Cyberlaw: Privacy, Ethics, and Digital Rights

If CS 3700 not yet taken then take:

  • CS 3700 Networks and Distributed Systems

Half-Semester 2: Summer

  • Elective
  • Elective

Semester 7: Spring

  • IS 4900 Information Science Senior Project
  • IS Concentration Elective 3
  • CS or IS Elective
  • Elective