Bachelor's in Computer Information Systems | Saint Leo University
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B.S. in Computer Information Systems

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 Program Description

Earn an online computer information systems bachelor’s degree at Saint Leo University. Prepare for a future in a growing field by acquiring the skills you need to succeed in the computer industry. Learn how to solve real-life problems involving the design, development, support, and management of hardware, software, multimedia, and systems integration services. Practice computer techniques in a stimulating classroom environment that uses the latest state-of-the-art tools and technology.

This online Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems will allow the flexibility to successfully manage your work and home life with your studies. By pursuing this degree in computer information systems, our students gain marketable skills in programming, project management, information security, internet applications, and systems analysis. As a computer information systems expert, you’ll guide organizations to the right solutions. You’ll strategize and implement technologies that help a company meet its goals, ensuring information integrity through secure networks, internet operations, and computer applications.

Students must successfully complete 120 credits to graduate from this program. The credit requirements are distributed in 4 types of study areas *

  • Common Body of Knowledge Subjects (36 credits)
  • University Exploration Subjects (42 credits)
  • Disciplinary Subjects (24 credits)
  • General Electives - Complete enough general elective credit hours to meet the total hours required to earn the degree.

*Students who have already completed subjects at the undergraduate level may be eligible to receive up to 90 credits in recognition of their previous studies. Click here or contact an admissions advisor at for more information on the requirements and the credit recognition process.

What subjects Can I Take?

Please refer to the Academic Catalog (link below) for the most up-to-date information on subjects. Subjects can include:

● ACC 201 - Principles in Financial Accounting 3 credits (1 subject)
● ECO 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits (1 subject)
● GBA 321 - Essential Business Skills 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 203 - Computer Systems 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 215 - Principles of Networking 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 312 - Computer Architecture 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 315 - Decision Support Systems 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 320 - Systems Analysis and Design 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 330 - Database Concepts & Programming 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 340 - Introduction to Internet Applications 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 416 - Intro to Information Security 3 credits (1 subject)
● COM 437 - Mobile Application Development 3 credits (1 subject)

What Can I Do With a Degree in Computer Information Systems?

Graduates are able to apply computer systems expertise, logical thinking, and problem-solving skills to a variety of business contexts, including:
● IT Project Manager
● Web Developer
● Chief Information Officer
● Systems Analyst
● Computer Programmer
● Computer Security Analyst
● IT Auditor

Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog
The university catalog details the curriculum, as well as the academic policies and procedures developed over many years to ensure that our programs meet standards of quality, fairness, and integrity. In doing so, we ensure that you obtain a degree that meets the highest standards of academic excellence.



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Saint Leo University is accredited in the U.S.
Saint Leo University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees.

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