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Computer Information Systems

Bachelor of Science

Discover how better information creates stronger businesses.

Computer Information Systems (CIS) professionals enable organizations to make better, data-driven business decisions and create operational efficiencies in an ever-changing technological work environment. The B.S. in Computer Information Systems at Regis will help you learn how to design and manage organizational computing systems while helping businesses use data to get ahead and stay at the leading edge of technological development.

In addition to gaining technical skills, you’ll consider ethics, social issues and privacy within the context of data, using your work to contribute to social responsibility and stewardship within the IT community. Focused tracks in either business or health care allow you to make an immediate impact in your industry.

The B.S. in Computer Information Systems at Regis is one of only two CIS programs accredited by ABET that can be completed 100% online. With ABET accreditation, students and employers can be confident that our program meets the highest quality standards which produce graduates prepared to enter a global workforce. You can also earn both a bachelor’s and master’s at the same time and get on the fast track to success via the Regis FastForward program.


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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online
8-week terms

Transfer Friendly
Transfer up to 81 credits

Key Dates
Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October

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Systems Analyst

Systems Analysts are responsible for the analysis of how software and IT systems are performing and if they are fitting the needs of the company or organization. Systems Analysis should expect to train new employees on all the systems as well as gather feedback from employees.


Solutions Architect

Solutions Architects design systems architecture and implement any necessary changes to the software to meet the needs of a company or organization. In addition to developing the systems architecture, Solutions Architects should expect to do a trial run of all software to ensure that it is working properly.


Database Manager

Database Managers are in charge of a company or organization's data storage and retrieval system. Additional responsibilites include minimalizing the amount of data lost, curating disaster plans if data is lost, and updating all databases.


Information Systems Manager

Informations Systems Managers are responsible for overseeing all aspects of Information Technology in a company or organization. A few tasks of an Information Systems Manager are information systems planning, installation of new software and maintenance of all technology.


Computer Programmer

Computer Programmers are normally in charge of creating software programs, training people on how to use the software and making sure that it is working smoothly at all times. Computer Programmers should also expect to work with a variety of teams in a company or organization to make sure that all their technology systems are running well.


Business Process Analyst

Business Process Analysts are expected to identify ways to improve processes by considering the goals of a business or organization. When working on improvements, a Business Process Analyst should be able to organize lots of information in a certain framework.


By the Numbers

2
Online ABET-accredited CIS programs (including Regis)*
6
Our rank for Best Online Computer Science Degree Programs of 2021**
$93730
Median pay for computer systems analysts***

*ABET, amspub.abet.org/aps/online-search
**Best Colleges, bestcolleges.com/features/top-online-computer-science-programs/
***Bureau of Labor Statistics, bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-systems-analysts.htm

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Combine Your Bachelor's and Master's with the Regis FastForward Program

The FastForward program at Regis enables you to earn both a bachelor's and master's degree at the same time and get on the fast track to success. Through our dual degree combination options, you can complete both degree programs at a faster pace and a more affordable cost.

Recognized for Excellence

Our B.S. Computer Information Systems degree is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET). This accreditation assures that programs meet standards to produce graduates ready to enter critical technical fields that are leading the way in innovation and emerging technologies, and anticipating the welfare and safety needs of the public.

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Program Details

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CIS 275: Foundations of Programming

Learn object-oriented programming concepts such as if-then-else, looping, strings, lists and arrays in a visual programming environment.

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CIS 325: Systems Analysis and Design

Study computer-based information systems through the lens of comprehensive design and systems frameworks. 

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CIT 311: Enterprise Systems Architecture

Design, management and administration of simple to complex network topologies, such as internet connectivity, network applications and end user services.

To apply to the B.S. Computer Information Systems program, you will need:

  • Completed online application
  • Official transcript(s) from prior college(s)
  • Resume
  • Essay

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Program tuition: $555 per credit hour

Total program credits: 120 (credits taken at Regis University will vary based on your number of transfer credits)

Fees: $75 technology fee per course

Earning your B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Regis sets you apart and prepares you for professional success–think of it as an investment in your future. And you may be closer to graduation than you realize. View the Transfer Guide for a complete list of transfer credit equivalents that can save you time and money. Between our generous transfer policies, scholarship opportunities and financial aid packages, advancing your education is within reach. Explore our Investing in Your Future undergraduate financing guide for lots of helpful tips.

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The Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems is offered by the Anderson College of Business and Computing.