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School of Computer Information Systems


School of Computer Information Systems
Location: Babin Business Center, Room 101, Monticello
Telephone: (870) 460-1031 / Fax: (870) 460-1831
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3467, Monticello, AR 71656
Email: CIS@uamont.edu
Website: https://www.uamont.edu/academics/cis/index.html

Faculty/Mission

Associate Professors Hairston (Dean), and Selby; Instructors Cossey, Donham, and Harris.

The mission of the School of Computer Information Systems is to support the mission of the University of Arkansas at Monticello by focusing on the undergraduate educational needs of computer information system students in southeast Arkansas and the region. The Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems is designed to prepare students to assume dynamic roles as analysts and designers who will provide the professional insight required for building the information systems of the future.

The goal of the program in Computer Information Systems is to advance the development of those intellectual, personal, and professional attributes that prepare students to shape the complex computer software environment of the future. Graduates are prepared to begin careers as computer programmers, to rapidly progress to systems analysis responsibilities, and ultimately to occupy positions in management of information systems. Students augment their Computer Information Systems learning with selected courses in business and communication. This comprehensive program allows graduates to confidently advance in the complex business environment of the future.

The School of Computer Information Systems offers a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Computer Information Systems. An Advanced Certificate in Computer Information Systems and a minor in Computer Information Systems are also available.

The major program is comprehensive, requiring a minimum of 61 credit hours of course work in Computer Information Systems and approved courses in business and other supportive requirements.

Programs

Undergraduate Major

Minor

Advanced Certificate

Technical Certificate

Certificate of Proficiency