The management information systems (MIS) major is a degree completion program that enables learners to complete courses in management and technology, leading to a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degree. Most students enrolled in this major have earned either an associate degree or significant transferrable credits from another college or university. Students may also receive college credit for prior life and work learning experience. Courses in this program are offered during the evenings in an accelerated seven-week format, and are delivered both on campus and online. Students may proceed through the program in a cohort model, which enhances peer support, relationship building, as well as networking opportunities. The average time for students to complete this major is approximately two and one-half years.
Dahl School of Business Course Requirements
The curriculum for each of the traditional undergraduate B.B.A. degree programs is comprised of five categories of required coursework: (1) core curriculum requirements; (2) professional core courses; (3) professional core support courses; (4) major required courses; and (5) major support courses.
With its emphasis on particular skills, attributes, and values, the core curriculum requirements prepare students for life in a rapidly changing world. See the core curriculum section of this catalog for the approved and required courses.
The professional core classes provide a broad foundation in business principles and practices that build upon the solid base provided by the general education curriculum. The professional core requirement consists of the following business courses: ACCT 211, BLAW 343, ECON 102, FINA 331, MGMT 140, 210, 230, 243, 300, 341, 448, 449, MKTG 351. The required professional core support courses include ECON 101 and MATH 270. See below for the major requirement courses and major support courses for each specific major.
Management Information Systems (degree completion) Major – Bachelor of Business Administration
- core curriculum and mission seminars – see the core curriculum section of this catalog
- major requirements– INFO 230, 310, 320, 340, 350, 400, OMGT 304, 305, 306, 308, 318, 402, 403
- support courses– BLAW 343, ECON 101 or 102, INFO 150, 200
- final degree requirements– see the degree requirements section of this catalog
The total credits of the prerequisite courses, major requirements, and support courses are 51. The core curriculum and mission seminars require 35-43 credits. A total of 128 credits, 43 of which need to be at the 300/400 level, are required to graduate. Transfer course and waivers and/or substitutions could modify these credit totals.