College: J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Degrees: B.B.A., M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
See Also: Computer Information Systems
In today’s highly competitive global environment, the effective deployment of information technology has become the key to organizational success. There is a continuing shortage of individuals with the combination of business and technology skills needed to develop and manage information systems that provide competitive advantage in the global marketplace. The mission of the CIS major in the BBA program is to produce graduates able to fill this need. Students will learn how to combine their general business knowledge with the latest software engineering tools and techniques to create information systems needed by today’s organizations.
A wide range of career opportunities is available to CIS graduates. Graduates will be prepared for careers in a variety of areas such as consulting, systems development, database administration, network deployment and support, web-based systems design and development, and
This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses for students to follow, including milestones that should be met each year.