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Management Information Systems Program
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Last modified: April 07, 2016 12:00:42.

Management Information Systems (MIS) Major

The Management Information Systems major aims to prepare students for positions of leadership and responsibility in contemporary organizations. More specifically, the major focuses on the following objectives:

  • Provide students with high quality academic, technical and professional knowledge to pursue a career in information systems.
  • Prepare students with technical and analytical skills and competencies in information systems.
  • Incorporate ethical issues in business decision making.
  • Conduct research that contributes to profession of information systems.
  • Promote effective interaction with the business community.

MIS majors earn the degree of Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems. They may select minors in any business discipline offered by the College of Business and Economics or no minor requirement. The requirements for the MIS major include 24 credit hours of specific MIS courses. In addition to Introduction to Management Information Systems, students must successfully complete the following courses [for course details, click here] :

Information Systems Major Required Courses (15 hours)

  • MIST 310: Systems Analysis and Design
  • MIST 320: Data and Information Management
  • MIST 330: IT Infrastructure and Enterprise Architecture
  • MIST 360: IS Strategy, Management, and Acquisition
  • MIST 460: Information Systems Project Management

Information Systems Major Elective Courses (9 hours)

  • MIST 331: Enterprise Systems
  • MIST 390: Special Topics in Information Systems
  • MIST 420: Business Intelligence
  • MIST 440: Applications Development
  • MIST 443: Internet Applications Development
  • MIST 450: IT Governance and Security

Management Information Systems (MIS) Minor

MIS minors must complete 15 credit hours of specific MIS courses including 4 required courses and 1 elective course. In addition to Introduction to Management Information Systems, students must the following courses:

Information Systems Minor Required Courses (12 hours)

  • MIST 310: Systems Analysis and Design
  • MIST 320: Data and Information Management
  • MIST 330: IT Infrastructure and Enterprise Architecture
  • MIST 460: Information Systems Project Management

Information Systems Minor Elective Courses (3 hours)

  • MIST 331: Enterprise Systems
  • MIST 360: IS Strategy, Management, and Acquisition
  • MIST 390: Special Topics in Information Systems
  • MIST 420: Business Intelligence
  • MIST 440: Applications Development
  • MIST 443: Internet Applications Development
  • MIST 450: IT Governance and Security