2017-2018 Catalog

Business Information Systems, Associate of Applied Science

The Business Information System program provides students with a strong foundation in cross-functional business processes and the application of information systems to support them. 

Students will gain a competitive advantage in today’s rapidly changing business environment.  Business Information Systems program courses offer instruction in software applications, communications, customer service, decision making, and office procedures, all of which provide students with the skills they need for everyday running of a business.  Program outcomes include:

·Gain comprehensive computer application skills

·Obtain information management skills

·Develop soft skills for the workplace

·Enhance verbal and written communication

·Explore emerging technologies used in an office environment

Potential employment options include administrative assistant, medical administrative assistant, executive administrative assistant, application specialist, filing clerk, accounting clerk, bookkeeper, digital design specialist, data entry specialist, and office manager.

The two-year Business Information System degree will prepare students for jobs in a variety of office settings. Such jobs might include administrative assistant, executive assistant, or office manager.

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

BOTK 1520BUSINESS MATHEMATICS

3

BOTK 1555BASIC OFFICE SKILLS

3

BOTK 1640KEYBOARDING APPLICATIONS I

3

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

HMDV 10051st YEAR SUCCESS

1

Total Credit Hours:16

 

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

BOTK 1650KEYBOARDING APPLICATIONS II

3

BOTK 2810ACCOUNTING PROCEDURES I

3

CMAP 1750SPREADSHEET APPLICATIONS:

3

CMAP 1860INTRO TO DIGITAL DESIGN TECHNOLOGIES

3

ENGL 2005TECHNICAL WRITING

3

PEAC 1290PHYSICAL CONDITIONING:

1

Total Credit Hours:16

 

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

BOTK 2750RECORDS & INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

3

CMAP 1705WORD PROCESSING APPLICATIONS:

3

CMAP 1610WINDOWS I

1

MATH 1000PROBLEM SOLVING

3

COMM 1030INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

3

POLS 1000AMERICAN & WYOMING GOVERNMENT

3

Total Credit Hours:16

 

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

ACCT 2210ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

BOTK 2900OFFICE SYSTEMS & PROCEDURES

3

CMAP 1800DATABASE APPLICATIONS:

3

MGT 1000INTRODUCTION TO SUPERVISION

3

IMGT 2400INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

3

PEAC 1290PHYSICAL CONDITIONING:

1

HMDV 2411ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0

Total Credit Hours:16

 

  • Incoming students with keyboarding skills may, with the consent of their faculty advisor, substitute more advanced courses.
  • Students must complete all of the courses listed above with a "C" or better in order to receive the A.A.S. degree in Business Information Systems.