Businesses need employees who can understand IT systems and how to use the information from those systems to stay ahead of the competition. The online Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems combines a strong foundation in computer information systems with the business and management knowledge to prepare you for a rewarding career in this growing field:
MIS is a top-ranked major by Kiplinger, Forbes and CNBC
At SNHU, you can choose the online MIS degree program alone or tailor the program to your career goals with a concentration in Project Management or in IT Management.
The Project Management concentration focuses on the effective application of knowledge, skills and techniques in executing and managing projects. You'll develop the leadership expertise needed to manage projects in support of operational and strategic goals through courses that include Project Contracting and Procurement, Resource Estimating and Scheduling, and Integrated Cost and Schedule Control.
The IT Management concentration tackles the managerial aspects related to IT service management, infrastructure management and managing information technology teams. You'll focus on the managerial aspects of supporting an organization's information systems strategy with courses in IT Teams, Managing Networks and Telecommunications, Infrastructure Management, and Management Science.
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Businesses need employees who understand IT systems. In fact, MIS is a top-ranked major by Kiplinger, Forbes and CNBC. Get started on your degree today!
While the focus of the program is on learning-through-doing (applied learning), elective experiential learning courses and extracurricular activities provide additional opportunities for students to build their résumés. For example:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your online BS in Management Information Systems degree at SNHU include:
Management information systems professionals work with business managers and IT teams to help organizations become more effective and efficient through improved decision-making. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of computer and information managers is projected to grow 12% by 2026, and computer systems analysts jobs will grow 9% in the same time period.*
Since MIS is an interdisciplinary combination of technology and business, potential career paths range from technical to more people-oriented:
SNHU's bachelor's in management information systems program includes:
SNHU provides cloud-based virtual environments in some courses to give you access to the technology you need for your degree – and your career. Learn more about our virtual environments.
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:
All undergraduate students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Business Core Program
Programs in the School of Business require learners to complete the business core program, which includes a variety of business-specific courses. This program focuses on 10 core competencies to prepare you for success wherever you go.
Total Credits: 120
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) as well as several other accrediting bodies.