Computer Information Systems degree

Develop your computer information systems skills while earning a Bachelor of Science in Management/Computer Information Systems degree encompassing technology solutions across all fields including networking, security, and business analytics in an evolving global environment.

At Park University, our Bachelor of Science in Management/Computer Information Systems degree program provides you with the critical thinking and computer technology skills you will need to produce technology solutions in a range of professional fields and academic settings. Statistics from McKinsey Global Institute show that around 46% of all workplace activities could become automated by existing technology. In 2014, almost half of experts surveyed by the Pew Research Center said they saw a future where “robots and digital agents have displaced significant numbers of both blue- and white-collar workers,” though they still have faith “human ingenuity will create new jobs, industries and ways to make a living.”

Locations & Learning Options

As a student in our Bachelor of Science in Management/Computer Information Systems program, you can take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus, at one of our Kansas City metro area campus centers or online. This degree requires a minimum of 120 completed credit hours, including 63 hours of degree-specific core curriculum courses. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this degree.

 

  • Parkville, MO
  • Kansas City Metro
  • Malmstrom AFB (
    MT)
  • Online

B.S. MAJOR – 63 HOURS , 2.0 GPA

AC 201 Principles of Financial Accounting …………. 3 cr.

AC 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting ………. 3 cr.

IS 141 Applied Computer Technology for Business* ………………………………………….3 cr.

EC 141 Principles of Macroeconomics ……………….. 3 cr.

EC 142 Principles of Microeconomics ……………….. 3 cr.

FI 360 Financial Management …………………………. 3 cr.

IB 315 International Business Perspectives …………. 3 cr.

MA 120 Basic Concepts of Statistics

– OR – ……………………………………………….. 3 cr.

MA 171 Finite Math

MG 260 Business Law I ……………………………………. 3 cr.

MG 315 Advanced Business Statistics ………………….. 3 cr.

MG 371 Management and Organizational Behavior 3 cr.

MG 495 Business Policy ……………………………………. 3 cr.

MK 351 Principles of Marketing ………………………… 3 cr.

*IS 141 is a required course for students with majors within the School of Business and satisfies the requirement for CS 140.

CS 152 Python ………. 3 cr.

CS 240 Web Programming I …………………………….. 3 cr.

IS 205 Managing Information Systems ……………… 3 cr.

IS 310 Business Applications …………… 3 cr.

IS 315 Computer Systems Analysis and Design I .. 3 cr.

IM 425 Networking and Security………. 3 cr.

IM 435 Business Analytics ……….. 3 cr.

MG 450 Project Management ……………. 3 cr.

TOTAL …………….. 63 cr.

Dr. Julia Creek

Chair
Assistant Professor of International Business
jcreek@park.edu

Kirby R. Brown


Dean, College of Management
kirby.brown@park.edu

Dr. Penelope DeJong


Associate Professor of Marketing
Penelope.DeJong@Park.edu

Dr. Donna Ehrlich


Associate Professor of CIM
dehrlich@park.edu

Acquire the theoretical and practical skills to master computer information systems.

Our Bachelor of Science in Management/Computer Information Systems degree program will prepare you in computer usage while enhancing your understanding of business management tools and organizational theory. It is both a theoretical and practical program that will prepare you for a career in computer management, systems applications, introduction to business analytics, and other computer-related positions in business, government and industry.

Careers

Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Business Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • Business System Designer
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Program Highlights

In this program, you will learn to apply problem-solving and critical thinking skills to practical experience and use popular computer technologies to produce technology solutions. You will also learn how to identify and incorporate appropriate information technologies for a given organizational context. In addition, you will learn to communicate effectively, ethically and professionally in a team environment.

Related programs

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.