Information Technology Service Management Three-Year Graduation Plan

This is a model three year graduation plan. Your path to graduation may vary slightly based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of general education electives, and placement in English and Mathematics.

This degree program can be completed in three years, including three summer semesters.

First semester (fall)

First semester courses Credit hours
ENG 110 Writing I3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations2
MTH 135 Math OR above (not 145)3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology3
General Education3
Total hours17

Second semester (spring)

Second semester courses Credit hours
MGT 286 Business Communications3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics3
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship3
General Education course3
CIS 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology3
Total hours18

Third semester (summer)

Third semester courses Credit hours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics3
Total hours6

Fourth semester (fall)

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business3
CIS 260 Application Development I3
General Education course3
General Education course3
Total hours18

Fifth semester (spring)

Fifth semester courses Credit hours
CIS 229 or CIS 2303
CIS 281 or CIS 5813
ENG 210 Writing II: Academic Writing OR ENG 221 Writing for the Professions 3
MGT 340 Organizational Behavior and Management3
FIN 380 Financial Management3
Total hours18

Sixth semester (summer)

Sixth semester courses Credit hours
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing3
MGT 364 Operations Management3
Total hours6

Seventh semester (fall)

Seventh semester courses Credit hours
CIS 321 Information Systems Analysis and Design3
CIS List course3
CIS 329 or CIS 3303
CIS 381 or CIS 5823
CIS 205 or CIS 270 or CIS 2903
Total hours18

Eighth semester (spring)

Eighth semester courses Credit hours
LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies1
CIS 461 Strategic Management Information Systems3
CIS 326 or CIS 5833
CIS 525 Fundamentals of Cybersecurity3
CIS List course3
General Education course4
Total hours17

Ninth semester (summer)

Ninth semester courses Credit hours
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy3
General Education course4
Total hours7

GPA requirements

GPA requirements include a minimum 2.00 Missouri State GPA and a minimum 2.50 combined GPA to be guaranteed admission to a degree program in COB.

First sixty hours

The following courses should be completed in the first sixty hours:

  • ENG 110
  • COM 115
  • GEP 101
  • MTH 135 or above (not 145)
  • PSY 121
  • MGT 286
  • ECO 155
  • CIS 200
  • ACC 201
  • ECO 165
  • ACC 211
  • QBA 237
  • LAW 231
  • CIS 260


CIS List courses

6 additional hours to be chosen from:


CIS 321, 326, 334, 370, 420, 528, 583; MGT 565; TCM 337, 358, 359, 458.