Why Choose Computer Information Systems?
A CIS Minor can significantly increase the marketability of any bachelorís degree. Proficient usage of computers in day-to-day business functions is now critical for success in any work environment. Having a CIS Minor adds skills and abilities beyond your major that employers need, and it will differentiate you from those without it.
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Computers and information systems have become essential to all aspects of business. All professionals regardless of their major are needed to understand and relate the problem-solving abilities of a computer system to an individual business department, company, or a multi-national enterprise.
A CIS Minor will give you an advantage over other majors who do not have these critical skills.
Any Ferris student interested in improving their career opportunities can obtain the minor in CIS in conjunction with their baccalaureate degree.
Minimum credit hours required for the Minor is 18 credits. A CIS Minor is a collection of 2 required courses and 4 elective courses depending on your chosen concentration. Concentrations offered include, but are not limited to:PC Support
New Media Printing and Publishing Majors
Heavy Equipment Service Engineering Technology Majors
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Majors
Computer Networks and Systems Majors
A Customized Plan to Fit Your Needs.
A Ferris student will receive the CIS Minor upon graduation with a baccalaureate degree, and after completion of the requirements for the minor with a minimum 2.0 grade point average in CIS Minor courses.
Note: No more than 50% of the credits in this minor may be transferred from another institution, nor will the minor be granted if more than 50% of the minor credits are specifically required in the student's major.
Accountancy, Finance & Info Systems
119 South Street BUS 212
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2284
call (231) 591-2434
or email AFIS@ferris.edu