Information Systems- Bachelor of Science in Business

For information, contact the Department of Information Systems and Analytics, 3095 FSB, 513-529-4826.

The information systems major provides graduates with managerial and technical skills critical to directing and controlling the information resources of an organization. Graduates of this program learn fundamental information and communication theories and technologies such as database theory and management, systems analysis and design, and data communications as well as contemporary topics such as internet working and world wide web-based technologies for electronic commerce, data and wireless communications, multimedia, data mining and warehousing, knowledge management, and enterprise systems. Emphasis is on structuring and solving business problems by appropriately applying technological resources and information management skills.

Majors begin careers in the IS field or related areas in positions such as systems analyst, information consultant, web analyst, web designer, information specialist, business consultant, software specialist, system consultant, programmer analyst, system designer, microcomputer specialist, database designer, data communication specialist, and system architect.

Program Requirements

Required courses
ISA 235Information Technology and the Intelligent Enterprise3
ISA 245Database Systems and Data Warehousing3
ISA 281Concepts in Business Programming3
ISA 301Data Communications in Business3
ISA 387Designing Business Systems3
ISA 403Building Web and Mobile Business Applications3
ISA 406IT Project Management3
Select one of the following:3
Business Intelligence and Data Visualization
Managing Big Data
Managing the Intelligent Enterprise
Select one of the following, which must be different from that taken to fulfill the requirement above:3-4
Fundamentals of Programming and Problem Solving
Enterprise Systems
Information Technology, Risk Management, Security and Audit
Applications of Electronic Commerce Technology
Business Intelligence and Data Visualization
Managing Big Data
Topics in Information Systems
Managing the Intelligent Enterprise
Total Credit Hours27-28