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Management Information Systems

Bachelor of Business Administration: Management Information Systems

Our Management Information Systems program has a history of producing successful graduates. You’ll learn about computer hardware, software, networks and security while developing core business skills. We’ll give you the theoretical and practical knowledge you need to excel in the field.

Students like you study in our program for these reasons:

  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that employment of computer systems analysts will grow 25 percent from 2012 to 2022.
  • Our graduates are in demand. Recent job placement rates have been at or near 100 percent.
  • Management Information Systems salaries are competitive. Top graduates may earn $50,000–$70,000 a year or more.
  • We emphasize small classes, hands-on learning and access to faculty.
  • We create unique internship and career opportunities through industry relationships.
  • Our graduates are business professionals with IT skills. They use technology to solve problems and create advantages. And they’re known for their work ethic and openness to learn.

Program Summary

Bachelor of Business Administration
General Education Coursework (55 hours)
Business Core (27 hours)
MIS Core and Required Electives (27 hours)
Free Electives (15 hours)
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE (124 hours)

BUSINESS CORE (27 hours)

  • ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I (3 Credit Hours)
  • ACCT 204 Principles of Accounting II (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 204 Business Law I (3 Credit Hours)
  • BCOM 301 Business Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 301 Management Principles (3 Credit Hours)
  • MKT 301 Marketing Principles (3 Credit Hours)
  • ECFI 305 Managerial Finance (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 402 Business Policy (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 602 Production and Operations Management (3 Credit Hours)

MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS CORE (15 hours)

  • MIS 201 Business Software Development I (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 215 Professional and Ethical Issues in MIS (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 304 Management Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 315 Enterprise Resource Planning (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 602 Information Systems Design & Development (3 Credit Hours)

MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS ELECTIVES (6 hours)
Choose two courses. Others may be used as free electives.

  • MIS 301 Business Software Development II (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 330 Business Intelligence (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 640 Advanced Management Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)

INTERDISCIPLINARY ELECTIVE (6 hours)
Choose two courses. Others may be used as free electives.

  • INT 291 Internetworking I (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 250 Introduction to Web Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 684 Foundations of Information Systems Security (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 407 Project/Program Management (3 Credit Hours)

MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS EXPERIENCE (3 hours)
Choose one course.

  • MIS 610 Systems Development Project Seminar (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 490 Capstone Seminar in Internetworking (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 677 Internship (3 Credit Hours)

RECOMMENDED MIS FREE ELECTIVES (15 hours)

  • MIS 203 Topics/CIS: Computer Repair & Maintenance/A+ (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 300 Business Process Analysis (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 302 Windows Client Administration (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 303 Computer Operating Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 306 Android Application Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 335 Collaborative Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 402 Windows Server Administration (3 Credit Hours)

OTHER RECOMMENDED FREE ELECTIVES

  • BCOM 300 Spreadsheet Applications (3 Credit Hours)
  • BCOM 310 Database Applications (3 Credit Hours)
  • GSCI 225 GIS Fundamentals I (3 Credit Hours)
  • GSCI 325 GIS Fundamentals II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 292 Internetworking II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 293 Internetworking III (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 650 Interactive Systems Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 651 Advanced Web Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 653 Web Scripting Languages (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 654 Introduction to Web-Enabled Databases (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 658 Law of Cyberspace (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 678 Beginning Mobile Web Application Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 680 Network Architecture and Data Communications I (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT 681 Network Architecture and Data Communications II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INT Mobile Applications Capstone Project (3 Credit Hours)
  • PHYS 608 Introduction to iOS Programming (3 Credit Hours)

 

 

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