Computer Information Systems

to Information Systems Management

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wilmington University.


Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.


Delaware Tech's associate degree program in Computer Information Systems offers students a combination of computer language programming, software applications, systems analysis, and related accounting, mathematics and general education courses. Graduates are prepared to pursue employment opportunities in many computer-related fields in government agencies, small and large businesses, specialized computer companies, nonprofit agencies, and private consulting. Additionally, graduates are prepared to continue their education at the bachelor's degree level.

Wilmington University's bachelor's degree program in Information Systems Management (ISM) provides a solid knowledge foundation and a related and meaningful set of experiences to prepare professionals to become Information Technology leaders. Students who successfully complete the ISM program will possess a working command of current business processes and will understand the concepts of business intelligence, data warehousing and information technology applications and practices that can be applied in business, educational, and governmental organizations regardless of size.


By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.


Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.


Suggested Course Sequence

Computer Information Systems


Information Systems Management


First Semester (Fall) CR
ACC 100 Introduction to Accounting or 3
ACC 101 Accounting I 4
ENG 121 Composition 3
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
CIS 120 Intro to Programming 4
XXX XXX Social Science Elective (See advisor.) 3
  16 / 17
Second Semester (Spring)
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
CIS 207 Visual Programming 4
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics** or 4
MAT 181 Algebra and Trigonometry I** 4
XXX XXX Campus Program Course** 4
Third Semester (Fall)
MAT 255 Business Statistics I** or 3
MAT 182 Algebra and Trigonometry II** 4
CIS 201 Microdatabase Programming 4
XXX XXX Campus Program Courses** or 11
XXX XXX Campus Program Course** 12
  18 / 20
Fourth Semester (Spring)
CIS 240 Systems Analysis & Design 4
XXX XXX Campus Program Courses** 14
**Campus Program Courses (See advisor.)
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
CIS 210 Data Comms/Networking 3
CIS 211 Data Structures 4
CIS 222 CL for Midrange Computing 4
CIS 230 RPG 4
CIS 231 Advanced RPG 4
CIS 238 Database Design & Programming 4
CIS 250 Operating Systems II 3
CIS 280 Applied Programming Workshop 4
CIS 282 Topics in Programming Language 4
CIS 112 Spreadsheet/Graphics Proc 3
MAT 253 Discrete Math 3
CEN 120 PC Telecommunications 4
CIS 130 Computer Organization 3
CIS 141 Operating Systems I 4
CIS 150 C/C++ Programming Language 4
CIS 160 Internet/Web Construction 3
CIS 180 Internet/Script Programming 4
CIS 205 Intro Object Orient Programmng 4
Fifth Semester (Fall) CR
MAT 308 Inferential Statistics 3
BBM 301 Organizational Behavior 3
XXX XXX Business Electives+ or 6
XXX XXX Business Electives+ 7
  12 / 13
Sixth Semester (Spring)
BBM 320 Business Communications 3
ISM 300 Business Process Management 3
ISM 330 Business Intelligence 3
ISM 350 Information Policy and Strategy 3
Seventh Semester (Summer)
BBM 350 Intro to E-Commerce 3
BMK 305 Marketing 3
MIS 320 Management Information Systems 3
Eighth Semester (Fall)
FIN 300 Applied Concepts in Accounting and Finance 3
PHI 314 Ethics for Computer Professionals 3
ISM 410 Physical Design and Implementation with DBMS 3
Ninth Semester (Spring)
ISM 420 Data Modeling and Warehousing 3
ISM 450 Project Management and Practice 3
ISM 455 Strategic Application of Information Tech. 3
**DTCC students should check with their advisor for the correct sequence of courses at their campus. Credits from the Campus Program Courses must be completed based upon campus requirements related to industry. Chooses 14 credits. +Business Electives: Choose two from LES 330, LES 331, or any BAC, BBM, BLA, BMK, ECO, FIN or HRM. Students must meet prerequisites or obtain program chair's approval.
The Bachelor of Science program in Information Systems Management requires a minimum of 120 credits.
Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1836
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6490
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 573-5453
Wilmington University
Dover, Delaware: (302) 734-2594
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 856-5780
New Castle, Delaware: (877) 967-5464
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 01/2012