Emphasis on development of business application systems using object-oriented and structured analysis tools and techniques for describing processes, use cases, data structures, system objects, file designs, input and output designs, and program specifications. Includes a service-learning project with requirements gathering, planning, and development of a prototype for an internal/external client.

Duplicate Credit

Not open to students with credit in MIST 4620

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


MIST 4630 with a minimum grade of C (2.0) and (MIST 5740 or MIST 5740S) with a minimum grade of C (2.0)

Nontraditional Format

Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Student engagement in the service-learning component will be up to 25% of overall instruction time.

Athena Title

Systems Analysis and Design

Syllabi MIST 4620S
Credit Hours 3.0