Business & Technology Program: Computer Information Systems In Business Concentration

Why should I major in Web-based Networking?
The Business and Technology Program is designed to prepare students to impact the marketplace through integration of a Christian world view with business and technology theory and application and is distinctive from studies at other educational institutions because of the influence of the Bible. The Software Programming concentration provides a background and foundational knowledge to build academic excellent and vocational flexibility. The entire Business and Technology Program is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). Accreditation means that the courses, concentrations and ranked as quality courses and programs by an outside over- sight group, and that the academic business program is functioning effectively (e.g., excellent student learning outcomes). A portion of the required courses for the CIS programs are taken from Bellevue University in Bellevue, Nebraska.

What type of degree will I earn at Grace University if I enroll in this program?
Graduates of the CIS in Business Program will earn a Bachelor of Science degree.

What kind of jobs would be available to me after I graduate from Grace University with this major?
The Christian computer information systems degree will prepare a student for a career in information technology and lay the basis for further graduate studies if desired.

Total Degree Credits (129)

Bible/Theology Requirements (30)

  • BS 101 Old Testament Survey (4)
  • BS 102 New Testament Survey (4)
  • BS 103 Hermeneutics & Bible Study Methods (3)
  • BS 110 Spiritual Life & Evangelism (2)
  • BS 406/204 Romans or Gospels (3)
  • TH 203 Theology of Church Mission (2)
  • TH 301 Theology 1 (3)
  • TH 302 Theology 2 (3)
  • BS/TH Electives (6)

General Education Requirements (37)

  • EN 101 College Composition 1 (3)
  • EN 103 College Composition 2 (3)
  • HU/MU Elective (3)
  • HU/MU Elective (3)
  • HU/MU Elective (3)
  • MA 211 Statistics (3)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PE Elective (1)
  • PSY 101 General Psychology (3)
  • SCI Science Elective (3)
  • SP 120 Oral Communications (3)
  • SS 101 College Orientation (0)
  • SS 201 Microeconomics (3)
  • SS 202 Macroeconomics (3)
  • SS 400 Senior Integration (1)

Business Core Requirements (14)

  • BU 101 Introduction to Business (3)
  • BU 300 Principles of Leadership & Management (2)
  • BU 307 Business Ethics (3)
  • BU 456 Business Strategy & Planning (3)
  • IT 109 Foundations of Personal Technology (3)

Administration Core Requirements (15)

  • AC 201 Financial Accounting (3)
  • AC 202 Managerial Accounting (3)
  • BU 312 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • BU 403 Legal Environment of Business (3)
  • BU 411 Management Information Systems (3)

Concentration Requirements (Bellevue University) (33)

  • CIS 305 Management & Design of Database Systems (3)
  • CIS 310 Information Systems (3)
  • CIS 321 Structured System Analysis & Design (3)
  • CIS 340A Business Telecommunications (3)
  • CIS 406 Information Security (3)
  • CIS 237 Elementary Web Scripting (3)
  • CIS 351 Networking Structures & Desktop OS (3)
  • CIS 405 E-Commerce (3)
  • CIS 433 Info Tech Project Management (3)
  • CIS 468 IT Accounting (3)
  • CIS Elective (3)

Servant Leadership Training (SLT) * (8 Semesters)
Grace L.I.F.E. (chapel)* (8 Semesters)
*For specific attendance requirements, see the Grace University Student Handbook.

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