Computer Information Systems Major

The Bachelor of Arts in Computer Information Systems is designed for professionals who seek a better understanding of the many important roles of computers in the business world as a career.

View the Computer Information Systems Degree Plan

It is paired with a minor in Business Administration.

This program has the same core computer science class requirements in addition to business-related course requirements.


Career Possibilities

What can I do with this degree?

The Computer Information Systems major covers much of the same topics as a Computer Science program, but focuses not just on how technology works, but on what type of technology should be used to solve a business problem.

SET_students_classroom_WebThis program provides the foundation for a broad range of careers options. Computer Information graduates often plan, coordinate and direct computer-related activities within an organization.

They can help determine the information technology goals of an organization and are responsible for implementing computer systems to meet those goals.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that employment in this field will grow 15 percent by 2022 as demand for computer and information system managers increases due to wireless and mobile network expansion.

Computer Information
Systems Career Possibilities
Database Management Networking Security
Programming Systems Analyst Business Analyst
Mobile Developer Web Developer IT Project Manager


Next Steps

Have questions about Computer Science at St. Mary's University? Contact:

Pamela K. Fink, Ph.D.
Chair, Computer Science Department
210-436-3317

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