Preparing students to acquire the knowledge and skills to gain the competitive advantage needed to succeed: that’s the goal of the Department of Information Systems and its Information Systems bachelor’s degree program.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that computer and information technology occupations will add about 546,200 new jobs from 2018 to 2028, a 12 percent growth. That growth is much faster than other occupations.
To prepare for that expanding career field, this program will give you the skills you need to perform the functions of business information processing and management so that you’ll be able to assume supervisory responsibilities in an information systems environment. You’ll be ready to work as an IS or IT manager, research analyst, business application developer, Internet or intranet manager, or management consultant. You can concentrate your studies in Infrastructure or Application.
As a student in this robust degree program, you will earn a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Information Systems and have an opportunity to choose from three optional specializations:
Note: While salaries vary depending on several factors including your level of experience, education and training, and geography and industry, here is a sampling of the future job growth and salaries nationally.
Employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 12 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are projected to add about 546,200 new jobs. Demand for these workers will stem from greater emphasis on cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, and information security. The median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $86,320 in May 2018.
U.S Bureau of Labor Statistic sample data
Median Annual Pay
Job Growth through 2028
Computer and Information Systems Manager
Network and Computer Systems Administrator
Computer Network Architect
Department of Information Systems
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The course listings below are a representation of what this academic program requires. For a full review of this program in detail please see our official online catalog AND consult with an academic advisor. This listing does not include the core curriculum courses required for all majors and may not include some program-specific information, such as admissions, retention and termination standards.
Course sampling specific to the Information Systems major includes:
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