Computer Science & Information SystemsBachelor of Science

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The Friends University bachelor of science in computer information systems (CIS) program is designed to prepare students for careers in the challenging and ever-changing field of computer information technology. Students are prepared across a cross-disciplinary sequence of courses in management, accounting, marketing, finance and information systems.

Computer Science & Information Systems

Start your future in computer science & information systems.

Program Highlights

Earn Your Degree in Computer Science & Information Systems

Experienced teachers combined with the active collaboration of our students, creates an intensive and challenging program of study with enterprise specific functions, processes and applications.

Academic Resources

Access to library and academic support services

Supportive Learning Environment

You will work through the CSIS program with other adults in a supportive learning environment where you will receive individualized attention and support throughout your academic career and you will connect regularly with faculty, professional experts and classmates.

Experienced Faculty

Computer Science & Information Systems degree classes are taught by professionals who work in the fields they teach with degrees in CSIS, MMIS, Cyber Security and with SAP, CISCO and Microsoft certifications.

Microsoft Certifications

The Friends University bachelor of science in computer science & information systems (CSIS) program is designed to prepare you for Microsoft certifications in Windows Server and Management and Analytics.

Solid Foundation

You will be prepared across a cross-disciplinary sequence of courses in computer programming, web and server administration, data systems integration, and information systems architecture with a solid understanding of information security.

Career Services

Helpful career guidance

Career choices for a graduate with an MBA

What can you do with a Computer Science & Information Systems degree?

CSIS graduates will find themselves well-suited to a variety of jobs as information technology professionals. The demand for computer and information systems managers is expected to grow at a rate of approximately 12% or more through 2029 (Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor).

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge of current information, theories, procedures and practices in the major business disciplines including the general areas of Accounting and Finance, Information Technologies, Management, Marketing, and Quantitative Analysis.
  • Ability to design, implement and evaluate a software system or component to solve problems in computer information systems.

It is recommended students in the Computer Science & Information Systems Program have a personal computer with the following minimum capabilities (Higher capability is recommended):

  • A quad-core processor operating at ~2 GHz (Intel core i5 or better)
  • 64 bit OS compatible with/capable of hosting VMware Workstation Player
  • 8 Gb of RAM
  • 500 Gb of HDD or SDD disk space
  • USB 3.x capable
  • Running Windows 7 or Newer

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