Jun 24, 2019
Department of Computer Science
College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science
Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science Building 125 ~ 260-481-6803
The Minor in Information Systems provides a fundamental background for students interested in designing, developing, and managing software for business/organization systems and applications.
Student Learning Outcomes:
- An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to the discipline
- An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
- An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs
- An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
- An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities
- An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
- An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society
- Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development
- An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
- An understanding of processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.
Program Requirements: Credits 18
- To earn a minor in Information Systems, you must complete the following required courses with a grade of C or better in each course:
Information Systems Foundation: Credits 6
Problem-Solving Skill: Credits 3
Enterprise Information and Process Management: Credits 6
Analysis, Design and Development of Systems: Credits 3
- You must satisfy the Purdue Fort Wayne and the College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science Cumulative GPA requirement for graduation.
- Only computer science courses in which you have earned a grade of C or better can be applied to the degree or used to satisfy prerequisites.
- At least 10 credits must be completed at Purdue Fort Wayne or another Purdue Campus.
- No credit toward graduation will be given for courses or sequences with overlapping content.
You are responsible for satisfying the graduation requirements specified for your selected program. Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies, and procedures governing your academic career. All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean.