Management Information Systems

 "Using Technology to Solve Business Problems and to Create Competitive Advantages."  
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The Management Information Systems (formerly Computer Information Systems) Program at Fort Hays State University has a proud history of producing successful graduates.  The program offers a Bachelors of Business Administration (MIS BBA), a concentration in the Bachelors of General Studies, and graduate level concentrations in the Masters of Business Administration and the Masters of Liberal Studies.

Management Information Systems is a business discipline involving software development and computer systems integration in support of business functions an processes.  A student will learn about computer hardware, software, networks, and security as well as developing a base of business skills.  These are a few reasons that students like you have elected to study Management Information Systems at Fort Hays State University:

  • Management Information Systems graduates are in significant demand.  Recent graduation placement rates have been at or near 100%.
  • Management Information Systems salaries are very competitive.  Top graduates may earn $50,000-$70,000 a year or more.
  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that by 2012, there will be a need for 788,00 computer systems analysts and 881,000 chief information officers/vice presidents of information systems.
  • FHSU MIS students are taught by full-time faculty.
  • FHSU MIS classes emphasize “hand’s on” learning, small class sizes, and access to faculty.
  • FHSU MIS facilities and equipment are second to none.
  • FHSU MIS alumni have an outstanding track record and are noted for their work ethic and openness to learn.
  • MIS graduates are business professionals with IT skills.
  • FHSU has industry relationships creating unique internship and career opportunities.


Bachelors of Business Administration in Management Information Systems Course Requirements

Masters of Business Administration in Management Information Systems Course Requirements

Masters of Liberal Studies in Management Information Systems Course Requirements

  Alumni Profile:


Name:  Matt Leikam
Occupation: Working for a mobile application company, OneLouder Apps in Kansas City, Missouri.
My Experience at FHSU: “Fort Hays State University is the ideal college experience for anyone. FHSU offered me ideal class sizes that allowed for more interaction with students and teachers. That interaction ultimately gave me the confidence and skills I needed to enter the business world. Being social and innovative is an important part of today’s society and I can say with great pride that FHSU put me one step ahead of the competition by preparing me for these endeavors.”