The Information Systems major is primarily concerned with the utilization of information technology (IT) in different business and management fields. Much of the success of a modern-day business depends on information and how it is used. Time availability, consistency, accuracy, and completeness of information have become important success factors for many different business enterprises.
Graduates of the IS program learn both the technical and managerial aspects of information systems. They also learn about different business management concepts.
They can apply their knowledge of both information systems and information technology in different organizations such as:
- Educational organizations
- Business enterprises
- Governmental agencies
The Information Systems Program envisions a globally competitive Arab World whose citizens are empowered by information. The IS program vision is to support the local business community and economy by supplying the local job market with highly qualified graduates who make optimum knowledge possible.
The mission of the Information Systems B.Sc. The program at Effat University is to offer a holistic education which conforms to international standards and provides a path for women to excel in the information systems career and to pursue advanced graduate studies in information systems and related disciplines. The IS program strives to prepare female students to enter the local and international market with highly competent technical and leadership skills to create, deliver, and manage information technologies in an ethically and socially responsible manner.
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Last updated February 10, 2018