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College of Business Administration
Department of Management and Information Systems
Room A432, Business Administration Building
The Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems is designed to provide students with a focus on the creation and supervision of the Computerized Information Systems (CIS) that commonly are used in organizations of all types and sizes. There is a primary emphasis on problem solving within systems development, the logic of state-of-the-art programming languages and methodologies, project management and business experience. Examples of CIS include airline reservation systems, bank automated teller systems, trading systems for stock exchanges and accounting/auditing systems.
Computer systems analysts held about 544,400 jobs in 2010. Employment of computer systems analysts is expected to grow 22% from 2010 to 2020. Computer systems analysts were employed by governments; insurance companies; financial institutions; and business management firms in the computer systems design and related services industry Many are self-employed.
General Admission for Freshman Students: Students most likely to be admitted and succeed at the Kent Campus are those who have graduated with at least 16 units of the recommended college preparatory curriculum in high school, who have achieved a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale), and whose composite ACT score is 21 or better (980 combined critical reading and math SAT score). For more information on admissions, visit the Admissions website for new freshmen.
Minimum 121 total credit hours and 39 upper-division hours for graduation. Minimum 2.500 GPA overall and 2.500 GPA in major required for graduation. Minimum C (2.000) grade in COMM 15000, ENG 21011 and MATH 11010 (or placement out of MATH 11010). A minimum C (2.000) grade in each MIS 24053 and 24065
Program Learning Outcomes
The learning objectives for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree are as follows:
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