HI Program Requirements

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (ISC)
1 - COMMUNICATIONS

Twelve (12) credit hours are required as follows:

EH 101 - *English Composition I

EH 102 - English Composition II

CA 275 - Small Group Communications 

EH 372 - Technical Writing (W)

2 - THE FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES

Twelve (12) credit hours are required consisting of:

CA - 110 Public Speaking

One course (3 semester hours) from ARS 101, DRA 110, MUL 101, ARH 100, ARH 103, ARH 123, ARH 240 or ARH 242

One course from EH 215, EH 216, EH 225, EH 226, EH 235, or EH 236

One additional course (3 semester hours) from Art, Drama, Foreign Languages, Music, Philosophy and Literature.

Two courses in the SOCIAL SCIENCES or HUMANITIES must be either a Literature sequence from (EH 215-216, EH 225-226, EH 235-236) OR a History sequence from (HY 101-102, HY 135-136)

3 - THE SOCIAL SCIENCES

Twelve (12) credit hours are required from the consisting of:

PSY 120 – General Psychology

One course from HY 101, HY 102, HY 135, or HY 136

Two additional courses (6 semester hours) from the following approved areas: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology

Two courses in the SOCIAL SCIENCES or HUMANITIES must be either a Literature sequence from (EH 215-216, EH 225-226, EH 235-236) OR a History sequence from (HY 101-102, HY 135-136)

4 - THE NATURAL SCIENCES

Eight (8) credit hours of natural sciences, which must include laboratory experiences, are required from approved areas:

Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Biology, and Geography 101 and 101L, Geography 102 and 102L.

5 - MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

Nine (9) credit hours are required as follows:

One course from MA 112 or higher

And

One course from BUS 245 - Applied Business Statistics I
ST 210 - Statistical Reasoning

And

One course from BUS 255 - Applied Business Statistics II
ST 310 - Statistical Research Techniques

6 - INFORMATION SYSTEMS ENVIRONMENT

Thirty-Four (34) credit hours are required as follows:

CIS 115 - Beginning Programming

CIS 150 – Intro to Computer Applications

ACC 211 - Accounting Principles I

MGT 300 - Management Theory & Practice

ISC 245 – Information Systems in Organizations

ISC 272 – Systems Architecture

CIS 324 – Database Design, Development, and Management

ISC 360 – Information Systems Analysis and Design (W)

ISC 462 – Information Systems Strategy and Policy

CIS 321 – Data Communications and Networking

ISC 475 – Information Systems Project Management

CIS 496 - Internship (0 credit hours)

7 - CORE COURSES

Twelve (12) credit hours are required as follows:

HI 300 – Health Informatics Clinical Environment

HI 410 – Health Informatics

HI 450 - Health Data Security and Compliance

HI 455 - Health Data Management and Decision Support

8 - HEALTH CARE ENVIRONMENT

Twenty-four (24) credit hours are required as follows:

BMD 114 – Human Anatomy and Physiology I

BMD 115 – Human Anatomy and Physiology II

BMD 210 – Infectious Disease in Health Care Environment

EMS 210 – Medical Terminology

NU 325 – Health Assessment

NU 327 – Pathophysiological Basis of Nursing

EMS 401 – Seminar in AHP

9 - GENERAL ELECTIVES

Hours as needed to meet degree and 123 semester-hour-requirements. All Electives must be approved by the Health Informatics Coordinator.