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Management Information Systems

at Minnesota State University, Mankato

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program provides students with
in-depth knowledge of Information Technology concepts and applications, and
prepares them to create innovative solutions for real-world problems. Students
gain the ability to integrate hardware, software, and management skills to solve
problems in a variety of IT areas.
The program�s mission is to ensure that each graduate is exceptionally well qualifi ed
to undertake a successful information systems career in industry, business, education,
or government. In support of this mission, the program is designed so that:
� Each student will gain a sound foundation in computing basics, analysis and
design, programming, testing, software development, security, database,
and human-computer interaction.
� Each student will learn the theory and practice of information technology
and develop skills to apply this knowledge to analyze and solve information
system problems.
� Each student will develop analytical, critical thinking, and interpersonal
skills applicable to real-world problem solving.
� Each student will acquire basic business concepts to assist them in career
paths where they are interfacing with and developing solutions for business
professionals.
� Each student will develop effective oral and written communication skills.
� Each student will appreciate the social and ethical issues in information
systems.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato 56002

Labor Market Information

  • Computer and Information Scientists

  • Median wage: $55.72/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Computer and Information Systems Managers

  • Median wage: $61.27/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Computer Systems Analysts

  • Median wage: $42.77/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Information Security Analysts

  • Median wage: $42.98/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato
122 Taylor Center Mankato, MN 56001 Toll-Free: (800) 722-0544 Local: (507) 389-1822 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnsu.edu

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