B.S. in Business Information Systems
“You not only learn the technology but you also learn how to be a professional within an organization.”
- Joe Snider
ONLINE OR ONSITE
Indiana Wesleyan University’s Bachelor of Science with a major in Business Information Systems degree program is offered in online format, and may also be offered onsite at locations in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio. The program is designed for working professionals who are employed in businesses or public organizations. The curriculum enables graduates to assist and lead in the planning, development, and operation of information systems. Such systems are used to streamline and automate processes, solve problems, and provide communication channels. The program stresses skill development in the areas of analytical thinking, communication, object-oriented programming, database management systems, networking, security, and Web development, with an emphasis on developing the skills necessary for successfully implementing and supporting computer and information systems. The program also helps develop the skills necessary to serve as a liaison between management and information technology departments.
Graduates of this program may find employment as database administrators, systems analysts, computer support analysts, or programmer-analysts.
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of decision making from a Christian worldview.
- Demonstrate knowledge of a broad set of technical skills used in business information systems.
- Develop critical thinking, problem solving, and communication skills.
RELEVANT AND CONVENIENT
- Complete your degree in approximately 18-20 months
- Cohort groups provide mutual support
- One-time registration, no more waiting in line
- Classes meet one night per week or online
- Instructors combine academic credentials with professional expertise
Liberal Arts courses are offered through Indiana Wesleyan University and are available at many sites throughout Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, and online.
Tuition & Financial Aid
|Credit Hours||Onsite Tuition||Online Tuition|
|41 Total1||$424 / credit hour||$424 / credit hour|
* Effective July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017.
1 Information Technology minor adds 18 credit hours to bachelor's program.
The total cost of the program, including tuition, books, eBooks, and fees, will be determined prior to your enrollment. The cost will be divided into several payments spread over the course of the program. Course textbooks will be shipped to you before each course begins. The cost of books increases for shipments outside of the 48 contiguous United States.
The total credit hours and per-credit-hour costs listed above are effective for the core program. For prerequisite or other required courses if applicable, students will need to pay for appropriate tuition, books, and any additional fees. Costs may change if you withdraw from the program and restart in a future program at a later date.
Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and even employer reimbursement.
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Below is the list of courses required to complete the program. Courses are generally taken sequentially, one at a time, until the program is complete. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles below. For further information, feel free to contact us.
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Information Technology Minor
Available to all non-Business Information Systems majors within the College of Adult and Professional Studies or the School of Nursing-Post Licensure program. Courses may not count toward a minor and a major at the bachelor level. (Total of 18 credit hours)
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Below are the lists of requirements for the B.S. in Business Information Systems program. Click on each link to expand the requirements. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.
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