BS in Computer Information Systems

What is the Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems?

This degree program is designed to prepare the graduate for professional careers in the cross-disciplines of computer science with business and/or forensics.

What do students enrolled in the COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS program do?

As an Computer Information Systems major, you will engage in several projects given throughout the program, allowing you to work with outside companies to gain real-world experience. These projects are not only in Computer Science but are also in either the fields of business or forensics.

Is this major right for you?

You might consider a Computer Information Systems major if you would like to work in information technology, manage computer scientists (web designers, programmers, etc.), or you are interested in computer forensics.

About our students

In our Computer Information Systems program, students have many opportunities. Several upper level classes require the student to work with a local company in creating a project. This allows the student to get real-world experience while still in college. Additionally, grant opportunities are possible where the student can go and present his research.

About our graduates

When you graduate from Southern Wesleyan University with a BS in Computer Information Systems, you can join alumni and graduates in prestigious graduate schools and programs all across the nation, including:

  • Boston University
  • Clemson University
  • Columbia International University

You will be prepared for a career as:

  • Database Administrator
  • Server Administrator
  • Programmer
  • Network Administrator
  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Designer

Our graduates have landed jobs at:

  • Dataworks Plus (Greenville, SC)
  • Stalwart
  • NASA
  • North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation (Forensics)
  • The Cliffs
  • And many have started their own companies