Computer information systems play an important role in assuring the success of individuals, organizations, and the economy. This program explores computing in today’s society and focuses on information technology infrastructures. As a student, you will study database management systems to gain an understanding of how you can manipulate information relational queries and implement data-intensive applications. Develop the skills you need to organize and manage information systems projects and analyze the life cycle of products and programs. The General Program culminates in the creation of a portfolio, which allows you to apply the methods and theories you examined throughout the program.

Degree Completion Requirements

  • 181 total quarter credits
    • General education courses (46 cr.)*
    • Business courses (25 cr.)
    • Core courses (35 cr.)
    • Elective courses (70 cr.)
    • Capstone (5 cr.)

Students may be eligible to transfer up to 135 credits. At least 45 credits must be completed at Walden.

Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

*Click here for Required General Education Courses by Program.

First Term Course

Business Courses

Computer Information Systems Core Courses

Elective Courses

Choose 14 courses from either general education courses, B.S. in Computer Information Systems concentration courses, or courses from any of Walden’s bachelor’s degree programs. Your elective credits should total 70 to meet your program requirements (at least 30 credits must be UL). Individual course prerequisites apply.

Capstone Courses

*If you are currently enrolled or have recently attended a community college or are a CPCU, you may be eligible to transfer courses and accelerate your bachelor’s program at Walden.

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