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BS in Computer Information Systems + Accounting

There is a great industry demand for students who wish to specialize in computer information systems with applications in accounting. 

Quinnipiac's program gives motivated students the opportunity to hone both their business acumen and their technological skills to meet the growing demands of the modern business world.

Earning a dual degree in CIS and accounting ensures graduates will be comfortable both with the language of business as well as the technological infrastructure that today's businesses use, which will set graduates apart in the business field.

The degree consists of the University Curriculum, the Business Core Curriculum, and the specific requirements outlined on the curriculum and requirements for a total of 134 credits.

Curriculum + Requirements

Students who wish to specialize in computer information systems with applications in accounting may earn a dual degree in computer information systems and accounting by completing the requirements of the University Curriculum, the Business Core Curriculum, and the specific requirements outlined below for a total of 134 credits. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for entry into this program, and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for graduation.

Business Core Curriculum

University Curriculum

Accounting Courses (24 credits):

Course Title Credits
AC 305 Intermediate Accounting I 3
AC 306 Intermediate Accounting II 3
AC 323 Cost Accounting 3
AC 335 Accounting Systems 3
AC 411 Auditing Theory and Practice 3
AC 412 Advanced Auditing Theory and Practice 3
AC 431 Federal Income Taxation of Individuals 3
AC 432 Advanced Federal Income Tax Procedure 3


Computer Information Systems Courses (24 credits):

Course Title Credits
CIS 125 Systems Analysis & Design 3
CIS 245 Object-Oriented Programming 3
CIS 301 Enterprise Systems 3
CIS 351 Database Programming & Design 3
CIS 440 IT Project Management 3
CIS 484 Information Systems Internship 3
CIS 490 Computer Information Systems Capstone 3
CIS elective 3


Open Electives (3 credits)