BSBA Management Information Systems


The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with the pathway to Management Information Systems (MIS) is an undergraduate degree program that focuses on the intersection of business and technology.

This program combines core business courses with specialized coursework in information systems and technology to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of how technology can be leveraged to support business operations and decision-making.

It covers topics such as database management, systems analysis and design, business intelligence, cybersecurity, and enterprise resource planning.

With a range of technical and business skills, graduates are well-equipped to support organizations in managing information systems, analyzing data, making data-driven decisions, and driving innovation.

Admission Criteria
  • A recognized general education diploma or its equivalent
  • Students joining MCBS must go through an English placement test to determine the appropriate English level
  • Students presenting a valid score of 5-5.5 in IELTS or 65-79 in internet based TOEFL (iBT) are exempted from the English program
  • Students will need to go through Mathematics and IT placements tests to determine their levels of proficiency in these subjects as they are part of the GFP or possible exemption
  • Mathematics placements tests will determine whether Basic Mathematics (MATH 10) and Pure Mathematics (MATH 21) can be exempted, or students will be given both or one of them
  • IT placement test will determine whether students will require to take the Information Technology foundation course (COSC 10)
Program Structure

Duration: Bachelor’s degree requires about 8 semesters or 4 years

Program delivery: 12-15 credits per normal semester and 6 credits per summer semester

Internship: Placement on a 3-month internship

Courses: Apart from courses closely related to the program, students take general education courses.

Core Courses15
Communication skills09
Social Sciences18
Mathematics and Computer Science09
Natural Sciences03
Non-Business Electives09
Business Electives12
General Business Requirements33

Core Requirements (15 Credits)

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
COSC 2320Database Management System3
ISEC 2340Principles of Information Security3
MIS 215Information System Analysis3
MIS 225Managerial Applications of Object –Oriented Programming II3
MIS 280Electronic Business Strategy3
MIS 285Project Management & Practice3
MIS 304The Management of Information System3

Career Opportunities

Graduates may find employment in corporations, consulting firms, technology companies, financial institutions, healthcare organizations, and government agencies.

Some common career paths include:

  1. IT Project Manager
  2. Business Analyst
  3. Data Analyst
  4. Systems Analyst
  5. Database Administrator
  6. IT Consultant
  7. IT Auditor
  8. Information Security Analyst
  9. E-commerce Manager
  10. Technology Risk Manager
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Required English Prerequisites

Department Contact

Contact Program Chair Dr. Rene Paquibut for more information.