College of Business & Management
Business Information Systems Specialization
Virtually every company uses business information systems in all aspects of their business. The real-world education you receive at DeVry University when you earn your bachelor's degree with a Business Information Systems specialization can prepare you to handle the same situations these companies face every day. Our experiential instruction provides a cross-section of business and technology, and is continually updated to keep pace with the latest advancements. You'll gain the technical skills needed for positions in fields like advertising, marketing, communications, finance, education, government service, or healthcare technology.
Follow a career track in Business Information Systems by choosing this specialization when you earn one of the following bachelor's degrees from DeVry University:
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Business Information Systems Courses
When you specialize your business degree in Business Information Systems, your coursework may include these career-enhancing courses:
- Requirements Gathering and Testing – In exploring the systems development life cycle (SDLC), students in this course apply techniques for developing comprehensive system requirements, including planning and coordinating a comprehensive testing process and evaluating test results.
- Object-Oriented Programming for Business – Covering basic object-oriented programming principles and programming languages, this course addresses how various system architectures, programming, and database technologies combine to form a system. Students analyze a business problem and recommend a system to address the related business needs.
- Principles of Web Development – This course focuses on web page design from the perspective of the business manager. Sufficient technical knowledge is developed to facilitate effective communication with information technology (IT) professionals such as webmasters and network administrators.
- Systems Implementation and Training – This course focuses on implementing systems and managing change in large and small organizations. Students learn to perform needs analysis; develop training and implementation plans to ensure that initiatives are effectively introduced; design training materials; and conduct a training session with e-learning technologies.
- Business Intelligence and Data Analysis – Using an enterprise-level database management system, students in this course learn to design and implement a simple data warehouse; organize, analyze and present data using data analysis and report-writing tools; and make business decisions based on such data.
To learn more about required and elective Accounting courses as well as those for the related business degree program you are interested in, request information or see the undergraduate academic catalog.