Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Information Systems and Informatics

Interdisciplinary Program

Co-Director: Professor Soon Chun, Bldg. 3N,Room 210

Co-Director: Associate Professor Zhanyang Zhang, Bldg. 1N, Room 206

The program in Information Systems and Informatics offers a baccalaureate degree.  Offered as an interdisciplinary collaboration between the Departments of Marketing and Computer Science, provides students with core business and technical competencies to traverse the boundary between management and computer information technology. Students learn to design, develop, and implement state-of-the-art information systems to support managerial decision making, statistical modeling, and advanced analytics. The program prepares students for careers as business and systems analysts, designers and developers; data administrators; information systems consultants; and managers in information technology.

The curriculum is based upon the guidelines provided by several professional associations including AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology), and ACM (American Computing Machinery).

A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for admission to and continuation in the Information Systems major and for graduation. There is no minimum GPA requirement for students enrolling in individual courses.

Business Courses

Computer Science Courses

Economic Courses

Management Courses

Information Systems and Informatics Courses