Inspire Future Scientists. Teach.
There is a growing need for computer science educators within the classroom. Prepare to teach grades 7-12 with courses in cybersecurity, web programming and computer networks. Learn how to incorporate technology in the classroom with our engaging STEM education courses. After graduation, you’ll have the knowledge to successfully teach computer systems and programming languages. Let your knowledge inspire the scientists of tomorrow!
See Yourself Succeed With a Degree in Computer Information Systems
Build a solid foundation for career success that includes mathematics, algorithms, computer architecture, software engineering and introductory networking solutions.
A degree in computer information systems will help prepare you for high-paying, in-demand careers. Expand your career with a wide range of interesting and rewarding positions in a multitude of sectors.
Identify and formulate computational problems in terms of a mathematical model. Learn common solution patterns that allow you to address problems and map them to unique computational challenges.
Computer information systems students are able to analyze a problem and identify and define the computing and business requirements appropriate to its solution. You can become a highly valued cybersecurity analyst or software engineer. Graduates are well-positioned to transition quickly into the market when internship and job opportunities present themselves.
Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries
US DOL Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2023
This course will introduce you to the fundamental concepts of structured programming. You will cover topics such as software development methodology, data types, control structures, functions, arrays, files, and the mechanics of running, testing, and debugging.
This course provides you with a hands-on overview of current Web programming languages and Web multimedia technologies. Client/Server concepts will be discussed and implemented into Web projects. You will cover concepts relating to good interface design.
This course is designed to help you develop your entry-level knowledge and skills in data modeling, design, and the representation of information in relational database systems. You will use Structured Query Language and advanced features of relational database systems to develop database applications.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.