​Bachelor of Science in Information Systems

​The main goal of the IS program is to produce university graduates who are capable of developing highly efficient information systems that can significantly improve the processes and performance of business organizations and public institutions. Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills that are necessary for achieving this goal, including technical, business and communication skills. Program concentration is on the development of theoretical and technical knowledge which will provide the student with the capabilities to conduct information systems analysis, design and development through the use of modern development tools and to provide technology-based solutions for business and other areas of IS application.

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Credit hour distribution for Information Systems program.​ 

                                     Number of Credit Hours                                                  IS
University Requirements23
College Requirements​​
49
Program Requirement​​s62
Total134 Credits


 

Program Requirements for Information Systems Program, Business Computing, and  E-Commerce(BCE) Concentration and Cybersecurity(CYS)Track​.

     Number of ​​​C​​​redit  Hours                       IS​
                      BCE                      CYS

Core Courses​

27
2727
Business Courses152415
Electives
12615
Free Electives633
Total62 Credits62 Credits62 credits

 




INFORMATION SYSTEMS MAJOR SUGGESTED STUDY PLAN

​ ​Year 1 
Semester 1  Semester 2 
Course #TITLECRsCourse#TITLECRs
CS 101Computer Programming I4CS 102Computer Programming II3
SCI 101Introduction to Physical Sciences         3CS 175Computer Organization & Digital Logic3
MATH 111Calculus I3BUS 101Introduction ​​to Business Administration3
ENG 101Intensive English Writing3STAT 101Introduction to Statistics & Probability3
ISC 101Islamic Ethics2ENG 103Research Writing Techniques3
ARAB 101Arabic Writing I2ISC 103Islamic Economic System2
PE xxxPhysical Education1   
 Total
 
18 Total

17


Year 2Semester 1  Semester 2 
Course #TITLECRsCourse #TITLECRs
IS 201​Introduction to Information Systems​
3IS 205Business Process Management           3
CS 210Data Structures & Algorithms3IS 211Web Development3
CS 285Discrete Math for Computing3IS 231System Analysis and Design3
ACC 101Introduction to Financial Accounting3MKT 301Principles of Marketing3
COM 201Communications Skills3PSY 101Introduction to Psychology3
ARAB 103Arabic Writing II2ISC 105Holy Quran Sciences2
   PE xxxPhysical Education1
 Total

17 Total

18


Year 3Semester 1CO-OP OptionSemester 2 
Course#TITLE CRsCourse#TITLECRs
 IS 241Database Management & Applications 3IS 371Quantitative Analysis 
3
IS 251Enterprise Architecture3IS 361IS Project Management3
IS xxxIS Elective-1​
3IS xxxIS Elective-23
CS 330Introduc​tion to Operating Sy​stems3CS 331Data Communications | Com. Networks3
FIN 301Principles of Finance3ETHC 303Ethics and Social Aspects of Computing3
COM 301Professional & Technical Presentations2BUS/CON
BUS 201 OR CON 101​
3
ISC 203New Financial Transactions2
 
 Total

19 Total

18

Year 4Semester 1CO-OP OptionSemester 2 
Course #TITLECRsCourse #TITLECRs
IS 478Information Systems Security            3IS 492Co-Op in Information Systems10
IS xxxIS Elective-3​3 (Continuation from Summer before) 
IS xxxIS Elective-43   
XXX xxxFree Elective-13   
XXX xxxFree Elective-23   
ARAB 203Arabic Writing III2   
Total

17Total

10

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