Computer Information Sciences

Contact Information
CIS contact information

karen.othmer@washburn.edu

CIS Degree Programs

The CIS Department currently offers three degrees:

The Associate of Arts Degree in Computer Information Science

The AA degree is a two-year degree that is designed to prepare students for quick entry into the job market.  It focuses primarily on programming, but also includes some networking. 

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Information Science

The BS is our flagship degree.  It is designed for students who desire a strong mathematical or science foundation for their degree.  Students planning on graduate study in Computer Science or a related field should choose this degree.

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Computer Information Science

This degree is designed for students who desire a traditional liberal arts degree.  It requires more General Education courses and completion of the second semester of a foreign language.

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Computer Information Science with concentration in Digital Forensics

This degree is designed for students who desire an emphasis in digital forensics.  It requires more digital forensics and criminal justice courses.