Carnegie Mellon University

IS Course Requirements & Courses For Spring '18

(View sample syllabi by clicking on course number)

Professional Core

Disciplinary Core

Content Area


Professional Core

Core Courses

All of the Core Courses must be completed to fulfill this requirement.

67-250 The Information Systems Milieux 9 Units Sophomore
67-262 Database Design and Development 9 Units Sophomore
67-272 Application Design and Development 9 Units Sophomore
67-373 Software Development Project 12 Units  Junior
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Core Electives

6-12 units of the Core Electives are needed to complete this requirement.

19-402

Telecommunications Technology and Policy for the Internet Age

12 Units
67-202

The Softer Side of Software

6 Units
67-240

Mobile Web Design and Development

9 Units
67-279

Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

6 Units
67-306 Special Topics: Management of Computer and Information Systems 6 Units
67-308 Innovation Studio: Health Care Information Systems 9 Units
67-319

Global Technology Consulting Groundwork - 
Technology Consulting in the Global Community

6 Units
67-364 Practical Data Science 9 Units
88-223 Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems  9 Units

OR 15-xxx any Computer Science course above 15-121 with prerequisite of 15-112 or higher
OR 05-xxx any Human-Computer Interaction course   

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Disciplinary Core

One course from EACH of the three Disciplinary Core categories are needed to fulfill this requirement.

Professional Communications

36-315 Statistical Graphics and Visualization 9 Units
51-262

Communication Design Fundamentals: Design for 
Interactions for Communications

9 Units
67-202

The Softer Side of Software

6 Units
70-321 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 9 Units
70-340 Business Communications 9 Units
70-342 Managing Across Cultures 9 Units
76-270 Writing for the Professions 9 Units
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Quantitative Analysis & Research Methods

* Cross Listings: 36-208 Regression Analysis, 70-208 Regression Analysis

21-257 Models and Methods for Optimization 9 Units
21-325 Probability 9 Units
36-202 Statistical Methods 9 Units
36-217 Probability Theory and Random Processes 9 Units
36-303 Sampling, Survey and Society 9 Units
67-364 Practical Data Science 9 Units
80-405 Game Theory 9 Units
88-223 Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems 9 Units
88-251 Empirical Research Methods 9 Units
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Organizations, Policy & Social Science

* Cross Listings: 08-200 Ethics and Policy Issues in Computing, 19-211 Ethics and Policy Issues in Computing

08-200* Ethics and Policy Issues in Computing 9 Units
15-390 Entrepreneurship for Computer Science 9 Units
19-402

Telecommunications Technology and Policy for the Internet Age

12 Units
67-308 Innovation Studio: Health Care Information Systems 9 Units
70-311 Organizational Behavior 9 Units
70-332 Business, Society and Ethics 9 Units
70-342 Managing Across Cultures 9 Units
70-415 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 9 Units
70-416 New Venture Creation 9 Units
88-223 Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems 9 Units
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Content Area

A minimum of 27 units total from ONE of the areas below are needed to fulfill this requirement. No Content Area course may also be used to fulfill a Disciplinary Core or Professional Core requirement.

Business Enterprise Systems

19-402

Telecommunications Technology and Policy for the Internet Age

12 Units
67-240 Mobile Web Design and Development 9 Units
67-306 Special Topics: Management of Computer and Information Systems 6 Units
67-308 Innovation Studio: Health Care Information Systems 9 Units
67-317 Mobile Web Development and Usability Testing 9 Units
67-319

Global Technology Consulting Groundwork -
Technology Consulting in the Global Community

3 Units
70-332 Business, Society and Ethics 9 Units
70-342 Managing Across Cultures 9 Units
70-366 Intellectual Property and E-Commerce 6 Units
70-371 Operations Management 9 Units
70-415 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 9 Units
70-421 Entrepreneurship for Computer Scientists 9 Units
70-438 Commercialization and Innovation 9 Units
70-443 Digital Marketing and Social Media Strategy 9 Units
70-455 Modern Data Management 9 Units
70-460 Mathematical Models for Consulting 9 Units
70-465 Technology Strategy 9 Units
70-471 Supply Chain Management 12 Units
73-359 Benefit-Cost Analysis 9 Units
76-487 Web Design 12 Units
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Computing and Information Systems & Technology

05-391 Designing Human Centered Software 12 Units
05-410 User-Centered Research and Evaluation 12 Units
05-430 Programming Usable Interfaces 15 Units
05-499 Special Topics in HCI Var.
16-311 Introduction to Robotics 12 Units
67-240 Mobile Web Design and Development 9 Units
67-364 Practical Data Science 9 Units

OR any 05-3xx Human-Computer Interaction course

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Social and Global Systems

19-402

Telecommunications Technology and Policy for the Internet Age

12 Units
67-319

Global Technology Consulting Groundwork - 
Technology Consulting in the Global Community

3 Units
70-342

Managing Across Cultures

9 Units
70-365

International Trade and International Law

9 Units
70-430 International Management 9 Units
70-480 International Marketing 9 Units
73-372 International Money and Finance 9 Units
76-318 Communicating in the Global Marketplace 9 Units
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Quantitative Analysis

21-257 Models and Methods for Optimization 9 Units
21-292 Operations Research I 9 Units
36-217 Probability Theory and Random Processes 9 Units
36-303 Sampling, Survey and Society 9 Units
36-350 Statistical Computing 9 Units
36-410 Introduction to Probability Modeling 9 Units
67-364 Practical Data Science 9 Units
70-460 Mathematical Models for Consulting 9 Units
70-462 Stochastic Modeling and Simulations 9 Units
73-274 Econometrics I 9 Units
88-223 Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems 9 Units
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IDeATe Courses

See the following website if interested in taking an IDeATe course Spring 2018 - http://ideate.cmu.edu/about-ideate/ideate-courses/

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