BS in Computer Information Systems + Accounting
There is a great industry demand for students who wish to specialize in computer information systems with applications in accounting.
Quinnipiac's program gives motivated students the opportunity to hone both their business acumen and their technological skills to meet the growing demands of the modern business world.
Earning a dual degree in CIS and accounting ensures graduates will be comfortable both with the language of business as well as the technological infrastructure that today's businesses use, which will set graduates apart in the business field.
The degree consists of the University Curriculum, the Business Core Curriculum, and the specific requirements outlined on the curriculum and requirements for a total of 134 credits.
Curriculum + Requirements
Students who wish to specialize in computer information systems with applications in accounting may earn a dual degree in computer information systems and accounting by completing the requirements of the University Curriculum, the Business Core Curriculum, and the specific requirements outlined below for a total of 134 credits. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for entry into this program, and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for graduation.
Accounting Courses (24 credits):
|AC 305||Intermediate Accounting I||3|
|AC 306||Intermediate Accounting II||3|
|AC 323||Cost Accounting||3|
|AC 335||Accounting Systems||3|
|AC 411||Auditing Theory and Practice||3|
|AC 412||Advanced Auditing Theory and Practice||3|
|AC 431||Federal Income Taxation of Individuals||3|
|AC 432||Advanced Federal Income Tax Procedure||3|
Computer Information Systems Courses (24 credits):
|CIS 125||Systems Analysis & Design||3|
|CIS 245||Object-Oriented Programming||3|
|CIS 301||Enterprise Systems||3|
|CIS 351||Database Programming & Design||3|
|CIS 440||IT Project Management||3|
|CIS 484||Information Systems Internship||3|
|CIS 490||Computer Information Systems Capstone||3|
Open Electives (3 credits)
Enrollment + Number of Graduates
Number of Computer Information Systems and Accounting Program Graduates:
- 2015-16: 1
- 2014-15: 1
- 2013-14: 1
- 2012-13: 1
Student Enrollment in Computer Information Systems and Accounting: 16
Median Starting Salary for Computer Information Systems and Accounting Program Graduates: NA
School of Business Freshman Retention Rates: 83%
School of Business 6-year Graduation Rate: 69%
School of Business Graduate Placement Rate: 98%