Suggested Course Sequence Bachelor of Science in Information Assurance

Degree Requirements

First Year - First Semester

ENGL 1150English Composition I

3

CIST 1400Introduction to Computer Programming

3

MATH 1950Calculus I

5

MATH 1310Intermediate Algebra

3

And

IASC 1100Introduction to Information Security

3

Or

Global Diversity

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:14

First Year - Second Semester

ENGL 1160English Composition II

3

CSCI 1620Introduction to Computer Science II

3

CRCJ 1010Survey of Criminal Justice

3 or 4

MATH 2030Discrete Mathematics

3

Social & Behavioral Sciences

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:15-16

Summer Session(s)

SPCH 1110Public Speaking Fundamentals

3

CIST 2100Organizations, Applications and Technology

3

CSCI 1840INTRODUCTION TO C PROGRAMMING

3

CIST 3000Advanced Composition for IS & T

3

Natural & Physical Sciences

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Year - First Semester

CSCI 1840INTRODUCTION TO C PROGRAMMING

3

CIST 3000Advanced Composition for IS & T

3

Natural & Physical Sciences

4 Credits

And

CIST 2100Organizations, Applications and Technology

3

Or

Social Sciences

3 Credits

CIST 3110IT Ethics

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Year - Second Semester

CSCI 3320Data Structures

3

CSCI 3710Introduction to Digital Design and Computer Organization

3

Natural & Physical Sciences

4 Credits

And

CIST 3110IT Ethics

3 credits

Or

Humanities/Fine Arts.

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Third Year - First Semester

CIST 4350Technical Systems Administration

3

CSCI 3550Communications Networks

3

ISQA 3310Managing the Data Base Environment

3

IA Elective

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Third Year - Second Semester

CIST 4360Foundations of Information Assurance

3 credits

IA Elective

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Fourth Year - First Semester

CSCI 4350Computer Architecture

3

IA Elective

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:6

Fourth Year - Second Semester

CSCI 4500Operating Systems

3

Social & Behavioral Sciences

3 Credits

Humanities/U.S. Diversity

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 120