Terms to Remember

BIS Academic Advisors: These are your academic counselors within the BIS Program and they are responsible for answering your questions related to your specific scholastic interests and academic requirements.

Research Mentor: This is a research librarian who is a content expert in at least one of the disciplines you want to focus on.  They will aid you in developing your sources for your BIS Capstone Project. 

Proposed Concentration: This is a form that lists out the courses you are proposing as your Core Concentration. This list is supported by the rationale that you will develop during the course of BIS 300.

BIS Educational Contract: This is the listing of courses that comprise your "major." This is developed from the proposed concentration that you create in BIS 300. You must list alternate courses, however it is possible to make contract amendments once the contract has been approved.