BS Four-Year Degree Plan: Cybersecurity Track

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2021-22 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
MTH 134 Algebraic Reasoning and Modeling 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
Physical Science w/lab or Life Science w/lab 4
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ITC 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
ITC 235 Computer Hardware and Operating Systems 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
ITC 201 Computer Applications for Business 3
ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics 3
MGT 286 Business Communications 3
ITC 260 Introduction to Java Programming 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3
ITC 295 Database Management Systems Concepts and Design 3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business 3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics 3
Cultural Competence - Take ANT 100/GRY 100/IDS 297/REL 210 to also count on globalization list 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies 1
FIN 380 Financial Management 3
ITC 388 Information Systems Analysis and Design 3
ITC 330 Introduction to Networking 3
MGT 340 Principles of Management 3
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing 3
Total hours16

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ITC 430 Advanced Networking 3
IT Cybersecurity track course - ITC 560 3
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines
or ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions
3
Physical Science (no lab) or Life Science (no lab) - General Education 3
Humanities - General Education 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
IT Cybersecurity track course 3
IT Cybersecurity track course 3
MKT 364 Operations Management 3
General Electives to bring total to 120 3
The Arts - General Education 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ITC 429 Information Systems with Business Intelligence 3
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States since 1877
3
IT Cybersecurity track course 3
General Electives to bring total to 120 2
Total hours14

IT Cybersecurity track courses

Select four of the following courses.

Degree plan last reviewed 07-22-2021.