The list below comprises the core course requirements for the major in Information Science, Systems, and Technology in the College of Engineering. Where options in the core courses exist, the choice will depend on the student's interests and planned advanced courses for the selected primary and secondary concentrations. Please reference the Cornell Class Roster for detailed information about these courses.

Core Courses

  • INFO 1200: Information Ethics, Law, and Policy
  • ORIE 3500: Engineering Probability and Statistics II
  • INFO 2300: Intermediate Design and Programming for the Web  (*INFO 1300 prerequisite strongly recommended )
  • ORIE 3120: Practical Tools for Operations Research, Machine Learning and Data Science
  • INFO 2040: Networks
  • INFO 2450: Communication and Technology or ENGRC 3350: Communications for Engineering Managers
  • One course in Data Science and Machine Learning: ORIE 4740, CS 4780, CS 4786, STSCI 4740:

Note: Courses taken to satisfy the core course requirements may not be used to fulfill the concentration requirements.