Department of Computer Information and Decision Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Degree in Computer Information Systems
The new enterprise relies substantially on information systems to meet its business challenges, achieve and sustain its competitive advantage. Computer-based information systems are used to create synergy between products, services, management, and stakeholders of the enterprise. The Computer Information Systems (CIS) discipline focuses on the development of business applications and systems that enhance collaboration and performance of team members throughout the enterprise.
Major in Computer Information Systems (Major Code: 308)
University Core Curriculum Requirements
Refer to the “University Core Curriculum” section of the catalog.
B.B.A. Degree Requirements
The B.B.A. degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS) has two distinct concentrations: traditional computer information systems (CIS) and decision management. The focus of the computer information systems concentration is on integrating information technology-based solutions and business processes to meet the information needs of business and other enterprises, enabling them to achieve their objectives in an effective and efficient manner. The CIS concentration provides students a solid theoretical background in requirements analysis, business software development, design, database design, data mining, visualization, networking and web-based applications development. The decision management concentration focuses on the essential concepts, paradigms, and tools to successfully manage work processes and people in a wide spectrum of business enterprises. It prepares students for managing critical operations issues such as resource planning, quality management and assurance, productivity, business process flow improvement, data analysis, data mining, project management, systems integration, inventory planning, supply chain management, system thinking and decision support systems.
Computer Information Systems Requirements
Decision Management Concentration Requirements
Minor in Computer Information Systems
The minor in computer information systems is available to any student pursuing a B.B.A. degree. Students wishing to complete a minor in computer information systems must take CIDM 1315, 2315, 3350 and approved nine hours of advanced CIDM electives.