Students pursuing their bachelor’s degrees in business information systems will be prepared to advance their careers or find new opportunities in the fast growing field of information technology. The Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Information Systems Management introduces students to principles of programming and computer systems, project management, data communications, network implementation, systems quality assurance and security. Computer and information systems managers are crucial to corporations as they help navigate the labyrinth of modern technology. Part of their responsibilities includes delivering short- and long-term strategies for optimizing their company’s tech-based business solutions.
While many graduates often find themselves installing and upgrading their organizations’ computer systems and protecting office networks from hackers and malware, an equal number of information systems specialists will be delegating and overseeing these tasks. Brandman University’s online degree in business information systems management utilizes innovative curriculum to prepare students for thoroughly rewarding professional careers. Brandman University also offers bachelor degree programs in finance, general business, marketing, accounting, and many more. If you have any questions feel free to contact our admissions department.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in the information systems field are expected to grow at a rate of 15% through 2022. While many graduates will go on to become information systems managers, others will begin careers as software application developers, IT project managers, computer systems engineers and analysts, database administrators, computer programmers, and web developers. Many of these positions are listed on the “Best Jobs” list published by U.S. News and World Report due to their low unemployment rates, high median salaries and flexibility. Almost every corporation, business and organization needs a reliable team with computer technology skills to help design and manage networks and websites, troubleshoot system and computer problems, and keep up with the latest technological advances.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in computer information systems offer salaries well above the national mean wage for all occupations. Brandman University provides flexible online or on-campus blended courses in business information system. This program is ideal for nontraditional students who are ready to advance their careers in today’s competitive global marketplace.
Applicants intending on enrolling in this program must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:
Graduation Requirements–Bachelor Degrees
All courses taken in the major program must be passed with a grade equivalent of “C” or higher. All required courses must be taken for a letter grade where the option exists.
Lower-Division Core Requirements
|ACCU 201||Principles of Accounting I||3|
|ACCU 202||Principles of Accounting II||3|
|CSCU 200||Introduction to Computers and Data Processing||3|
|ECNU 201||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|ECNU 202||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|MATU 203||Introduction to Statistics||3|
Upper-Division Core Requirements
|ACCU 360||Financial Statement Analysis||3|
|COMU 410||Organizational Communication||3|
|FINU 305||Business Finance||3|
|MGTU 301||Principles of Management||3|
|MGTU 310||Legal Environment of Business||3|
|MGTU 400||Global Environment of Business||3|
|MGTU 315||Operations Management||3|
|MKTU 301||Principles of Marketing||3|
|OLCU 350||Leadership and Professional Ethics||3|
|OLCU 425||Leadership in Diverse and Multicultural Organizations||3|
|MGTU 410||Strategic Management (Core Capstone Course)||3|
Prior to enrolling in the capstone course (MGTU 410), all courses in the BBA core must be completed; one core course may be taken concurrently. Formulating and implementing strategies using content from all core classes is emphasized
Information Systems Management Emphasis
|CSCU 205||Introduction to Programming for Business Majors||3|
|CSCU 251||Introduction to Computing Systems Organization||3|
|CSCU 270||Information Systems Security||3|
|CSCU 315||Organizational Information Systems||3|
|CSCU 383||Introduction to Project Management||3|
|Select two courses from the following:|
|CSCU 353||Data Communications and Computer Networks||3|
|CSCU 408||Database Management||3|
|CSCU 410||Structured Systems Analysis and Design||3|
|CSCU 415||Systems Quality Assurance and Testing||3|
|CSCU 453||Network Implementation||3|