Management Information Systems

Degree:Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.)
Major:Management Information Systems
Minors:Business Intelligence
Information Security Management
Management Information Systems
Certificates:Business Intelligence Certificate
Information Security Management Certificate
Department:Building 76A, Room 309
(850) 474-2310
CIP Code:52.1201
Semester Hours Required For Degree: 120

The B.S.B.A. in Management Information Systems is an included program in the University's
accreditation by AACSB International.

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.) degree with a major in Management Information Systems (M.I.S.) emphasizes information as a resource to be managed, planned, and controlled in much the same way as other organizational resources. This program of study presents the concepts and methods of analyzing, designing, planning, and managing simple or complex information systems within an organization. In addition, M.I.S. emphasizes the managerial aspects of information systems by providing a base of business instruction common to the College of Business programs.

Program Requirements

In addition to general University requirements, students seeking the B.S.B.A. in Management Information Systems must meet the requirements listed below. A minimum course grade of “C” is required in all College of Business prerequisites and courses.

Students should consult their academic advisor for courses which may satisfy both the General Education requirements and common prerequisites.

General Education

In addition to the General Education requirements listed on this page, students must satisfy all additional University requirements, including the Gordon Rule, multicultural, and foreign language requirements. With appropriate planning and coordination with an academic advisor, students may satisfy some of the general University requirements through the General Education curriculum. For a complete listing of general degree requirements, refer to the "Graduation and General Degree Requirements" section of this catalog.

General Education Curriculum:

Management Information Systems should take the following courses to satisfy components of the General Education curriculum courses:

Basic Communication Skills
Elements of Statistics
Calculus with Business Applications
Social Sciences3
Principles of Economics Macro

Common Prerequisites

State mandated common prerequisites must be completed prior to graduation, but are not required for admission to the program. See the Common Prerequisite Manual for course substitutions from Florida colleges and universities.

ACG 2021Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACG 2071Principles of Managerial Accounting3
CGS 2570Personal Computer Applications3
ECO 2013Principles of Economics Macro *3
ECO 2023Principles of Economics Micro3
MAC 2233Calculus with Business Applications *3
STA 2023Elements of Statistics *3
Total Hours21

Indicates common prerequisites which can be used to satisfy General Education Requirements.

Lower Division Electives

Students must complete sufficient 1000/2000 level electives to complete at least 60 semester hours in the lower division. Current UWF students may use elective courses at any level (1000-4000) to meet this elective requirement.3-12
Total Hours3-12