Management Information Systems

Management Information Systems

What is MIS?

The Management Information Systems (MIS) major is a program that teaches students to develop computer-based systems and provides managers with tools to organize, evaluate and manage all departments of an organization in the most efficient way.

What skills will I acquire from this program?

If you have a trained analytical mind, you can become an IS (Info System) specialist, business intelligence analyst, or consultant able to create the best organizational workflows, business processes, and hierarchical systems,  and to develop the best practices that organizations may follow.

What will I learn in MIS?

As an MIS specialist, you have to be knowledgeable in:

• Accounting

• Marketing

• Finance

• Statistics

• Management

• Telecommunication Science

• Web Applications

• Computer Programming

• Organizational Business Processes

Why should I study MIS at AUT?

AUT gets top faculty with significant work experience to share their expertise with you. The 99-credit program also includes specialized workshops with industry professionals and internship periods at key companies and organizations to get familiarized with the workplace. In addition, you earn the ICDL diploma (International Computer Driving License) which has worldwide recognition and is a valuable addition to your CV.

Management Information Systems – (99 Credits)

General Education Requirements 26 credits
Code # Course Title Cr Prerequisites
Group A : Language and Communication (10 credits)
ENG 203 English Communication I 3
ENG 204 English Communication II 3 ENG203
BUS 210 Business
Communication Skills
3 ENG203
BUS 215 Business
Presentation Skills
1 Coreq. BUS210
Group B : General Business & Humanities (7 credits)
BUS 201 Foundations in Business 3
HUM 212 AUT Cultural Plus 1
HUM 318 Human Rights 3 ENG 203
Group C : Arts & Social Sciences (3 credits)
ART 205 Contemporary Arts 3
HUM 210 Arts Appreciation 3
HUM 211 Music Appreciation 3
POL 202 Globalization and Political Change 3 ENG 203
SOC 202 Justice, Society and Gender 3 ENG 203
Group D : Mathematics, Science and Technology (3 credits)
HLT 210 Health and
Wellness
3
NTR 201 Introduction to Nutrition 3 ENG 203
Group E : Health and Physical Education (3 credits)
HLT 200 First Aid and Safety 2
PED . Physical Education 1

 

Major Core Requirements 40 credits
Code # Course Title Cr Prerequisites
ACC 210 Principles of Accounting I 3 ENG020
ACC 215 Principles of Accounting II 3 ACC210
BUS 230 Business Law 3 MGT201
BUS 310 Quantitative Methods for Business 3 MAT221
BUS 491 Internship 1 Senior Standing
ECO 201 Microeconomics 3 ENG203
ECO 202 Macroeconomics 3 ENG203
FIN 221 Managerial Finance 3 ACC215
MAT 221 Calculus & Applied Math for Business 3
MGT 201 Management Principles 3 ENG203
HRM 320 Human Resources Management 3 MGT201
MKT 201 Marketing Principles 3 ENG203
STA 211 Business Statistics 3
HOM 260 Food Safety 3 ENG203
Specialization Course Requirements 24 credits Grade must be C
or higher in every Major Course
Code # Course Title Cr Prerequisites
MIS 202 Business Programming & Web Applications 3
MIS 221 Information Infrastructure & Networking 3
MIS 316 Database Management Systems 3 MIS202
MIS 319 Management of Business Telecom 3 MIS221
MIS 325 Business System Analysis 3 MIS202
MIS 360 Management Information Systems 3 MGT201
MIS 411 MIS Project Management 3 MIS202
MIS 430 Application Database Management – Senior 3 MIS316
Free Elective (200 level or above) 6 credits
Other Requirements
. . Foreign Language course 3 credits