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Business Administration - Management Information Systems Specialization (AS)

Location(s): Northern State University Campus



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Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize the underlying ethical, moral, and legal implications inherent in business situations and apply that knowledge to make responsible decisions. (Cross-curricular Skill: Ethical Reasoning)
  • Demonstrate a firm understanding of core business concepts. (Cross-curricular Skill: Information Literacy)
  • Utilize problem solving skills to answer business questions or achieve a desired business goal. (Cross-curricular Skill: Problem Solving)
  • Analyze existing system and design technology solutions appropriate to the goals of the organization. (Cross-curricular Skill: Inquiry & Analysis)
  • Understand the leadership role of Management Information Systems in achieving business competitive advantage through informed decision making. (Cross-curricular Skill: Critical and Creative Thinking)

Management Information Systems Specialization (15 credits)


Free Elective (1 credit)


Recommendation for General Education Goal #5 (MATH 114):


It is recommended that MATH 114  or higher be taken to fulfill GE Goal #5.

General Education Requirements


Baccalaureate degrees - 30 credits

Associate degrees - 24 credits

Goal #1: Written Communication (6 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)


Student enrollment in the initial English course is determined by the Board of Regents placement policy found in the Academic Affairs Guideline 7.6.B.

Goal #2: Oral Communication (3 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)


Goal #4: Arts and Humanities (6 credits Baccalaureate [in two disciplines]/3 credits Associate)


Baccalaureate - Six (6) credits hours (in two disciplines).

Goal #5: Mathematics (3 credits Baccalaureate/Associate)


Student enrollment in the initial Mathematics course is determined by the Board of Regents placement policy found in the Academic Affairs Guidelines 7.6.A.

Goal #6: Natural Sciences (6 credits Baccalaureate/3 Credits Associate)


Associate Degree Flexibility (3 credits)


Students have the flexibility to select an additional three credits from Goal #3, #4, or #6 with courses selected from different disciplinary prefixes.

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED: 60 CREDITS


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