Management, Management Information Systems Concentration

bachelors Degree

Management Information Systems Program Overview

Professionals from every industry are improving their work processes with more innovative and efficient technology, and they need someone who understands how to manage it all. Bay State College's B.S. in Management with a concentration in Management Information Systems (MIS) will prepare you for this important role: 

  • Gain a solid foundation in all aspects of business management, with a unique focus in the analysis, design, implementation and management of computer information systems needed to effectively run an organization. 
  • Experience hands-on use of current hardware, software and analytical techniques needed to analyze business problems. 
  • Learn from professors who are highly respected business professionals at some of the top companies in the area. 
  • Work with local firms in two or more required internships to gain practical skills and enhance your resume. 
  • Choose to continue your education online with Bay State College's partnership with the New England College of Business, and earn your MBA with only one additional year of study! 

Don't MIS out on this rapidly growing sector! Request information about our 4-year Management – Management Information Systems (MIS) Concentration program today. 

Available In 

Management Information Systems Day Classes 

Discover a diverse but close-knit community of students, faculty and staff at our Boston campus, located in the historic Back Bay neighborhood. 

  • Duration: 8 semesters 
  • Semester Length: 16 weeks 
  • Start Dates:  
    Spring 2018: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Summer 2018: Monday, May 21, 2018
    Fall 2018: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Management Information Systems Evening Classes 

If you're busy during the day, Bay State College's Management Information Systems Degree Evening Program gives you the opportunity to learn on your own time. Take evening college courses at our convenient Boston Back Bay campus, or at our satellite location in Taunton, Massachusetts. 

  • Duration: 16 terms 
  • Term Length: 8 weeks  
  • Start Dates:  
    Fall 2017 Term 2: Monday, October 30, 2017
    Spring 2018 Term 1: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Spring 2018 Term 2: Monday, March 19, 2018
    Summer 2018 Term 1: Monday, May 21, 2018
    Summer 2018 Term 2: Monday, July 9, 2018
    Fall 2018 Term 1: Tuesday, September 4, 2018
    Fall 2018 Term 2: Monday, October 29, 2018
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Management Information Systems Online Classes 

Earn a degree at your own pace. Bay State College's Management Information Systems Degree Online Program gives you the flexibility to learn when you want and where you want. 

  • Duration: 16 terms 
  • Term Length: 8 weeks 
  • Start Dates:  
    Fall 2017 Term 2: Monday, October 30, 2017
    Spring 2018 Term 1: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Spring 2018 Term 2: Monday, March 19, 2018
    Summer 2018 Term 1: Monday, May 21, 2018
    Summer 2018 Term 2: Monday, July 9, 2018
    Fall 2018 Term 1: Tuesday, September 4, 2018
    Fall 2018 Term 2: Monday, October 29, 2018
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Sample Management Information Systems Degree Courses 

  • Advanced Office Applications 
  • Writing for Business 
  • Management Information Systems 
  • Introduction to Programming 
  • Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Business and Decision Analysis 
  • Strategic Management 
  • Organizational Behavior 
  • Finance 
  • Senior Seminar & Project 
  • Management Information Systems Internship I and II

To view the Management Information Systems program flow sheet, click here
To browse our 2017-18 Course Catalog with course descriptions, click here

Management Information Systems Program Mission 

The mission of the Management Information Systems Program at Bay State College is to provide the highest-quality technology management education, centered on the development of critical thinking, business knowledge, and practical skills, to empower our graduates to pursue successful and meaningful careers. 

Management Information Systems Program Learning Outcomes 

  1. Develop students’ ability to use critical thinking and analytical skills to synthesize information from multiple sources and be able to make informed business decisions. 
  2. Develop in students a set of ethical and legal standards when making managerial decisions in organizations. 
  3. Develop students’ ability to use technology to create reports and gain presentation skills to communicate relevant information to internal and external stakeholders. 
  4. Provide students the opportunity to work in groups to define managerial problems, determine alternatives, and implement solutions. 
  5. Provide students with knowledge of the different types of economies in a changing global environment and how to react to opportunities in that world. 
  6. Provide students the opportunity to develop broad-based decision models and understand current business and technological trends.

Recommended Minors 

  • Economics 
    A Management degree will give you hard business skills and hands-on experience. Round it out with an Economics Minor to add more theory and big picture thinking to your repertoire.  

Management Information Systems Degree Accreditation 

Bay State College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE) of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). 

The New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) accredits schools and colleges in the six New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont). Membership in one of the six regional accrediting associations in the United States indicates that the school or college has been carefully evaluated and found to meet the standards agreed upon by qualified educators. 

Bay State College is authorized to award the following degrees by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Bachelor of Science.