Management Information Systems (BBA) - Cybersecurity Management Concentration

Core IMPACTS Area : Institutional Priorities 14-5
Choose one of the following communication options3
Public Speaking
Foreign Language Course Options
AMSL, ARAB, CHIN, FREN, GERM, GREK, ITAL, JAPN, KREN, LATIN, PORT, SPAN - 1001, 1002, 2001, 2002; SWAH - 1001, 1002.
Take one of the following courses1-2
Scholarship Across the Disciplines
Introduction to Servant Leadership
Perspectives 1-hour
Perspectives 2-hour
Core IMPACTS Area : Mathematics & Quantitative Skills 13-7
DATA 1501Introduction to Data Science 3
MATH 1001Quantitative Skills and Reasoning3
MATH 1101Introduction to Mathematical Modeling3
MATH 1111College Algebra3
MATH 1113Pre-Calculus4
MATH 1125Applied Calculus3
MATH 1131Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MATH 1132Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MATH 1165Computer-Assisted Problem Solving3
MATH 1401Introduction to Statistics3
MATH 1501Calculus I4
MATH 2125Introduction to Discrete Mathematics3
STAT 1401Elementary Statistics3
Core IMPACTS Area : Political Science and U.S. History 6
HIST 2111U. S. History to 18653
or HIST 2112 U. S. History since 1865
POLS 1101American Government3
Core IMPACTS Area : Arts, Humanities, and Ethics 6
Select one Fine Arts course3
Art Appreciation
Introduction to the History of Art I– Prehistoric through Gothic
Introduction to the History of Art II– Renaissance through Modern
Music Appreciation
Theatre Appreciation
Comparative Arts 2
Select one Humanities course3
World Literature I
World Literature II
The Western Intellectual Tradition
Introduction to Digital Humanities
Introduction to Philosophy
Comparative Arts 2
Core IMPACTS Area : Communicating in Writing 6
ENGL 1101English Composition I3
ENGL 1102English Composition II3
Core IMPACTS Area : Technology, Mathematics, and Sciences 1,37-11
ANTH 1145Human Origins3
ASTR 1105Descriptive Astronomy: The Solar System3
ASTR 1106Descriptive Astronomy: Stars and Galaxies3
ASTR 1305Descriptive Astronomy Lab1
ATSC 1112Understanding the Weather3
ATSC 1112LUnderstanding the Weather Lab1
BIOL 1125Contemporary Issues in Biology Non-Lab3
BIOL 1215KIntroductory Biology4
BIOL 1225KContemporary Issues in Biology with Lab4
CHEM 1151
Survey of Chemistry I
and Survey of Chemistry I Lab
CHEM 1152
Survey of Chemistry II
and Survey of Chemistry II Lab
CHEM 1211
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry I Lab
CHEM 1212
Principles of Chemistry II
and Principles of Chemistry II Lab
CPSC 1105Introduction to Computing Principles and Technology3
CPSC 1301KComputer Science I4
ENVS 1105Environmental Studies3
ENVS 1105LEnvironmental Studies Laboratory1
ENVS 1205KSustainability and the Environment4
GEOG 2215Introduction to the Geographic Information Systems3
GEOL 1110Natural Disasters: Our Hazardous Environment3
GEOL 1121Introductory Geoscience I: Physical Geology3
GEOL 1121LIntroductory Geoscience I: Physical Geology Lab1
GEOL 1122Introductory Geo-sciences II: Historical Geology3
GEOL 1322Introductory Geo-sciences II: Historical Geology Lab1
GEOL 2225The Fossil Record4
PHYS 1111
PHYS 1311
Introductory Physics I
and Introductory Physics I Lab
PHYS 1112
PHYS 1312
Introductory Physics II
and Introductory Physics II Lab
PHYS 1125Physics of Color and Sound3
PHYS 1325Physics of Color and Sound Lab1
PHYS 2211
PHYS 2311
Principles of Physics I
and Principles of Physics I Lab
PHYS 2212
PHYS 2312
Principles of Physics II
and Principles of Physics II Lab
Core IMPACTS Area : Social Sciences6
Select one Behavioral Science course
Principles of Macroeconomics
Principles of Microeconomics
Moral Philosophy
Introduction to General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Select one World Cultures course3
Discovering Archaeology
Cultural Anthropology
Ancient World Civilizations
Language and Culture
Language and Culture
World Regional Geography
World History to 1500
World History since 1500
Understanding Non-Western Cultures
Core IMPACTS Total Hours42
Health and Wellness3
KINS 1106Lifetime Wellness2
or PHED 1205 Concepts of Fitness
Select one of the following1
Any PEDS course
Body Mapping (Music Majors Only)

The hours applied in the Institutional Priorities; Mathematics & Quantitative Skills; and Technology, Mathematics, and Sciences areas must add to 18 credit hours. 


ITDS 1145 Comparative Arts, though listed under both Fine Arts and Humanities, may be taken only once. 


At least 4 of the credit hours in this area must be in a lab science course.

Core Requirements
Complete the core requirements for this program 45
Core Total 45
Field of Study Requirements
Minimum grade of C is required
ACCT 2101Principles of Accounting I (Core Requirements)3
ACCT 2102Principles of Accounting II3
BUSA 2100Introduction to Information Systems in Business3
BUSA 2115Introduction to Business3
ECON 2105Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECON 2106Principles of Microeconomics3
Field of Study Requirements Total 18
BBA Program Requirements
Minimum grade of C is required in your major's prerequisite course
BUSA 3115Business Analytics I3
BUSA 3126Business Law3
BUSA 3135International Business3
BUSA 4000Business Professional Exit Requirement0
BUSA 4185Strategic Management3
FINC 3105Principles of Finance3
MGMT 3115Principles of Management3
MISM 3115Principles of Information Systems Management3
MISM 3116Business Analytics II3
or BUSA 3116 Managerial Decision Making
MKTG 3115Principles of Marketing3
BBA Program Requirements Total27
Major Requirements
Minimum grade of C required
CPSC 1301KComputer Science I4
CYBR 2159Fundamentals of Computer Networks3
CYBR 2160Intro to Information Security3
CYBR 3106Cybersecurity Risk Management3
MISM 3136Database Design3
MISM 4168Systems Analysis & Design3
MISM 4165Project Management3
Major Requirements Total22
Major Electives
Minimum grade of C is required in each of the following courses
Select one of the following options3
Fundamentals of Digital Forensics
Infrastructure Security
Independent Study
Select 6 credits of electives from ACCT/BUSA/MISM/ECON/ENTR/FINC/FTA/MGMT/MKTGElective6
Major Electives Total9
General Electives
Unrestricted Electives 1***/2***/3***/4***Elective2
General Electives Total2
Total Credit Hours123

Program Map

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
ENGL 1101 English Composition I (minimum grade of C) 3
Mathematics and Quantitative SkillsPreferred Course: MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
Arts, Humanities, and EthicsFine Arts Elective 3
KINS 1106
Lifetime Wellness
or Concepts of Fitness
Institutional PrioritiesITDS 1779 (2), LEAD 1705 (2), PERS 1506 (1; may be repeated with different topic), PERS 1507 (2) 2
BUSA 2115 Introduction to Business (minimum grade of C) 3
 Credit Hours16
ENGL 1102 English Composition II (minimum grade of C) 3
ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics (minimum grade of C) 3
BUSA 2100 Introduction to Information Systems in Business (minimum grade of C) 3
Social SciencesBehavioral Sciences 3
POLS 1101 American Government 3
Health and WellnessPEDS Elective 1
 Credit Hours16
Second Year
HIST 2111
U. S. History to 1865
or U. S. History since 1865
Mathematics and Quantitative SkillsPreferred Course: Data Science 1501 3
Institutional PrioritiesCOMM 1110 Public Speaking or Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, 2002 3
ACCT 2101 Principles of Accounting I (minimum grade of C ) 3
Technology, Mathematics, and SciencesScience with Lab 4
 Credit Hours16
Technology, Mathematics, and SciencesPreferred Course: CPSC 1301K, CPSC 1107 (Introduction to Application Programming for Business), or CPSC 1555 (minimum grade of C in any of the three). 3-4
Arts, Humanities, and EthicsHumanities Elective 3
ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics (minimum grade of C) 3
ACCT 2102 Principles of Accounting II (minimum grade of C ) 3
MISM 3115 Principles of Information Systems Management (minimum grade of C) 3
 Credit Hours15-16
Third Year
BUSA 3115 Business Analytics I (minimum 2.0 GPA) 3
CYBR 2159 Fundamentals of Computer Networks (minimum grade of C ) 3
BUSA 3126 Business Law (minimum 2.0 GPA) 3
MISM 3136 Database Design (minimum grade of C) 3
Social SciencesWorld Cultures Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
BUSA 3135 International Business (minimum grade of C) 3
MGMT 3115 Principles of Management (minimum 2.0 GPA) 3
MISM 3116 Business Analytics II (minimum grade of C) 3
CYBR 2160 Intro to Information Security 3
 Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
FINC 3105 Principles of Finance (minimum grade of C) 3
MKTG 3115 Principles of Marketing (minimum 2.0 GPA) 3
MISM 4168 Systems Analysis & Design (minimum grade of C ) 3
CYBR 3106 Cybersecurity Risk Management (minimum grade of C ) 3
 Credit Hours15
BUSA 4185 Strategic Management (minimum grade of C) (minimum 2.0 GPA) 3
BUSA 4000 Business Professional Exit Requirement (minimum 2.0 GPA) 0
MISM 4165 Project Management (minimum grade of C) 3
Major ElectiveSelect (1) Course: CYBR 3119, CYBR 3135, MISM 4899, CYBR 3***/4*** Level (minimum grade of C) 3
General ElectiveUnrestricted Elective 3-2
 Credit Hours15-14
 Total Credit Hours123

* The hours applied in the Institutional Priorities, Mathematics & Quantitative Skills, and Technology, Mathematics, and Sciences areas must add to 18 credit hours.

Admission Requirements

There are no program specific admission requirements.

Additional Program Requirements

All students must earn C or better in Area F, C average in Area G, C or better in Area H and a C average in Area I business electives.