Management Information Systems
Are you fascinated with how smoothly you can purchase Christmas gifts from Amazon.com? Are you intrigued with how Facebook and Twitter function? Do you wonder how your paycheck is generated, or how one registers for classes at his/her university?
If you answered, “yes,” to any of these questions, then this major is for you. The management information systems major is the glue that fuses computer science to the marketplace.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in this area will grow 15 percent within the next decade. Graduates could expect to explore opportunities in organizations such as computer companies, financial institutions, entertainment companies, institutions of higher education, school districts, retailers and companies related to the healthcare industry.
Management Information Systems Program Highlights
- Enjoy small class sizes and get all of the personal attention you deserve.
- Work closely with faculty as research partners.
- Work with state-of-the-art technology.
- Pursue a concentration in cyber security.
- Earn a certificate in web development.
- Work closely with Fontbonne’s Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies.
- Enjoy the small-campus feel of camaraderie, community and service.
How Will I Benefit from this Major?
- Develop programming skills.
- Learn how to design, create and employ information systems.
- Work with state-of-the-art technology in our computer labs.
- Develop problem-solving skills and learn how to effectively communicate solutions.
- Develop insights into the application of computer science to the market place.
- Become part of a field that will enjoy 15 percent growth within the next decade.
- Explore job opportunities in just about any organization that is responsible for products and/or services.
- CIS 160 Computer Science I
- CIS 355 Principles of Operating Systems
- CIS 365 Robotics
- CIS 372 Mobile Apps
- CIS 375 Software Engineering
- CIS 495 Senior Project
What Are Recent Management Information Systems Graduates Currently Doing?
Fontbonne has a 100 percent job placement rate for management information systems graduates!
- IT Analyst, Application Design Manager for AT&T
- IT Infrastructure Support for Marcone, Stifel, Nicolaus
- Lead Analyst, Field System Services at Panera Bread
- Program Manager at ARC, in Washington D.C.
- Software Developer at Boeing
Management Information Systems Career Opportunities
Questions? Contact our Office of Admission: 314-889-1400 or 1-800-205-5862 | firstname.lastname@example.org