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Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics

Department of Accounting & MIS

Management Information Systems

 

Create high-tech solutions to business challenges

 

As a management information systems (MIS) major, you will learn to use information technology to solve business problems and find creative competitive advantages.

You will learn to leverage information technology to spot business trends, help companies achieve success and add value to business processes. You will learn to analyze needs, design user interfaces and develop custom database systems to help businesses run faster and smoother.

Organizations of all sizes need managers with MIS backgrounds for their combined expertise in computer science, business and management information systems.

If you like a challenge, want to be an innovative business leader and enjoy solving business problems with creative, high-tech solutions, MIS is the right major for you.

 

Areas of study

  • Computer science
  • Math
  • Business
  • Application development
  • Telecommunication
  • Cybersecurity
  • Management information systems (MIS)

Career options

  • Business systems analyst
  • IT analyst
  • Technology consultant
  • IT auditor
  • Business systems developer
  • Database analyst
  • Risk assurance associate

What’s special about this program?

 

The Lerner College’s MIS program provides you with the latest technology to enhance your classroom learning experience and provide the skills you need for success in the global market.

You will develop a distinctive combination of skills in business and technology, while also customizing your degree with a professional concentration in accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing or operations management.

 

The Lerner College MIS program emphasizes collaborative, experiential learning. During your senior year, you and your classmates will work in teams at local companies to solve real-world business problems and implement solutions.


You’ll also have exciting opportunities to study abroad. For example, as an MIS student, you’ll have the option to participate in a six-month paid immersion internship while earning course credits.

Get involved
 

Accounting Students Association

Accounting & MIS Peer Mentors

Alpha Kappa Psi

Blue Hen Financial Planning Club

Blue Hen Investment Club

Delta Sigma Pi

Lerner College Trading Center

Lerner Student Advisory Board

Women in Business

Sample curriculum

ECON101

 

Introduction to Macroeconomics

 

MATH221

Calculus I

 

MISY 160

    

Business Computing

 

BUAD110

 

Basics of Business

 

ENGL110

 

Seminar in Composition

 

MATH230

 

Finite Math with Applications

 

ECON103

Introduction to Macroeconomics

 

 

Social & Behavioral Sciences Breadth

 

 

History & Cultural Change (HCC) Breadth

 

 

Free Elective

 

ACCT207

Accounting I

 

MISY261

Business Information Systems

 

STAT200

Basic Statistical Practice

 

ACCT208

Accounting II

 

MISY225

Intro. to Programming Business Applications

 

MISY262

Fundamentals of Business Analytics

 

 

Natural Sciences & Technology Breadth

 

 

Creative Arts & Humanities (CAH) Breadth

 

 

Social & Behavioral Sciences Breadth

 

 

CAH, HCC, or Foreign Language

 

 

Free Elective

 

BUAD301

Introduction to Marketing

 

BUAD306

Service & Operations Management

 

BUAD309

Organizational Behavior

 

FINC311

Principles of Finance

 

MISY350

Business Application Development II

 

COMM212

Oral Comm. in Business or HOSP230 Exec. Presentations & Problem Solving

 

MISY330

Database Design & Implementation

 

MISY250

Business Telecommunication Networks

 

 

Free Elective

 

 

Concentration Course

 

 

Natural Sciences & Technology Breadth

 

MISY408

Data Analytics or MISY450 Enterprise Arch

 

MISY430

Systems Analysis & Implementation

 

MISY431

MIS Project Management

 

MISY432

MIS Projects

 

 

MIS Elective

 

 

Concentration Course

 

 

CAH, HCC or Foreign Language

 

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