Information Technology Service Management Three-Year Degree Plan

This is a model four-year degree plan. Your path to graduation may vary slightly based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of a minor or second major, and placement in English and mathematics.

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours18
ENG 110 Writing I 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
MTH 135 Math OR above (not 145) 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
Natural World with Lab 4

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours18
MGT 286 Business Communications 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
Human Cultures - Humanities 3
CIS 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3

Third semester (summer)

CoursesHours
Total hours6
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business 3

Fourth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours18
ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Cultural Competence 3
CIS 260 Introduction to Java Programming 3
Human Cultures - Arts 3
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business 3

Fifth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours18
CIS 266 Introduction to .Net Development with C#
or CIS 370 Introduction to Web Development
3
CIS 330 Networking and Linux OS 3
CIS 388 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3
MGT 340 Principles of Management 3
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
Natural World 3

Sixth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
Total hours7
LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies 1
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
Globalization Course 3

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours18
CIS 395 Database Management Systems Concepts and Design 3
MKT 364 Operations Management 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States Since 1877
3
CIS 581 Foundations of Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) 3
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines
or ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions
3
ITSM List 3

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
CIS 420 IT Services Project Management
or TCM 359 Principles of Project Management
3
CIS 461 Strategic Management Information Systems with Business Intelligence 3
ITSM List 3
ITSM List 3
Electives 4

Ninth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
Total hours6
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy 3
Globalization Course 3

GPA requirements

GPA requirements include a minimum 2.00 Missouri State GPA and a minimum 2.50 combined GPA to be guaranteed admission to the College of Business. Students must complete CIS 260 with a grade of "C" or better.