Bachelor of Science
Designed for students interested in pursuing a career in business with a focus in information technology, the Business Information Systems major satisfies business' need for well-rounded technology professionals. As technology managers, BIS graduates are responsible for delivering information services to the end-user, while cost-effectively administering their organizations' information resources.
The BIS major begins with a solid foundation of core courses in programming, network, and database design. These classes are designed to give students an understanding of the field and prepare them to make career decisions.
With this foundation, BIS majors follow the Technology Management Track, which combines practical business and technology courses. BIS majors graduate with the ability to think analytically, to assess business problems, and to select the best technology solutions.
BS/MS OPTION FOR BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS MAJORS
Students majoring in BIS with a 3.0 GPA can complete both a bachelor's and a master's degree in as few as five years by applying for admission to the BS/MS Option during the first semester of their junior year.
Students majoring in other fields may consider a minor in Business Information Systems. Check with the Information Systems division director for more information on creating a minor.
Business Information Systems
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