If you have an Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences (AAS) with a technical or vocational major from a Council for Higher Education (CHEA)-recognized organization, you can major in applied arts and sciences at ENMU. An applied arts and sciences major's time frame for degree completion varies, but in general, you can complete the BAAS in two years.
Students who complete the information systems and programming design concentration area will gain advanced knowledge in computer programming and the application of information systems for business.
Do I Qualify for This BAAS Program?
Our Bachelor of Applied Arts and Science Information Systems and Programming Design Concentration will help you use your prior academic experience to complete your bachelor's degree.
You qualify to enter our BAAS program if you have an Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences (AAS) degree with a technical or vocational major from a Council for Higher Education (CHEA) recognized organization. You may also qualify to enter this program if you have earned a significant number of hours in a career-technical related discipline.
Looking for an Online Degree?
Our Information System and Programming Design BAAS Program is also available 100% online.
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
We are committed to helping you finance your education. In addition to grants, loans, and scholarships offered University-wide, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers 29 scholarships for which you can apply. Additionally, many ENMU students work part-time jobs on campus to help finance their education.
Faculty and Advising for Information Systems and Programming Design Majors
The applied arts and sciences faculty are committed to responsible academic advising. This means we help you schedule the right courses at the right time to help you take this next step in your professional career. Faculty members are specialists in their areas of advising and are current with requirements for admission into the programs they advise so you get the academic advice you need, when you need it.
Service and Mutual Interest Organizations
ENMU provides students the opportunity to use the skills you'll gain while working on your degree to hold leadership positions in ENMU organizations if you want to get more involved. At ENMU, you will be able to explore more than 50 student organizations that range from academic, cultural, multicultural, service, special interest and fraternities/sororities. If you see a need for an organization we don't have, you can even start your own.
Career Opportunities in Information Systems and Programming Design
When you receive a BAAS degree with a information systems and programming design concentration, you can look forward to an enhanced career in your field. This might include new opportunities in management, or even a new career in a related field. Graduates may pursue careers as:
- Computer programmer
- Web developer
- Computer support specialist
- Computer network manager
- Computer systems analyst
In addition to advisors and departments, Counseling and Career Services offers free job placement assistance to all students, so if you are looking for another position, we can help you find it.
BAAS Concentration: Information Systems and Programming Design
The BAAS program requires you to complete 120 hours to earn your bachelor's degree. Within those 120 hours, you must complete a primary concentration and a secondary concentration.
As a secondary concentration, Information Systems and Programming Design requires 25-32 hours of coursework and includes the following courses.
Note: Degree information shown on this page is based on the 2017-19 Undergraduate Catalog.
|Information Systems 301 Information Systems for Managers||3|
|Information Systems 315 Electronic Business Strategy, Architecture and Design||3|
|Information Systems 316 Information Systems Security||3|
|Computer Science 220 Discrete Mathematics for CS||3|
|Computer Science 234 Intermediate Programming||4|
|Computer Science 357 Data Structures||3|
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