Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Management Information Systems

General

Program Description

We offer our students diverse courses that cover basic skills and concepts that they will need upon graduation irrespective of the type of job they pursue.

In addition to the specific skills students learn in our M.I.S. courses, they are exposed to:

  • managerial skills, such as communication skills, leadership and group work
  • business/M.I.S. theory and concepts, such as database management, programming, data communication and systems analysis and design
  • IT architecture and infrastructure, such as distributed computing framework and wireless infrastructure
  • software and programming language skills, such as Access, SQL, Java and Visual Basic

Successful graduates of our program can choose from a variety of rewarding professional opportunities:

  • analyzing and modeling work systems
  • analyzing and designing business processes
  • managing information services
  • evaluating and selecting business solutions
  • developing and maintaining advanced systems for information storage
  • retrieval and distribution
  • planning and developing the corporate data and system architecture.

Our graduates have found work in a number of fields such as banks, government divisions, consulting companies, IT solution providers, industrial markets and IT companies. Well-known corporate names such as General Motors, Federal Express, Oracle ME, Etisalat, IDC ME, HP ME, DNATA, SEWA, MERCATOR, Union Properties, Dubai Financial Market, PriceWaterhouse Coopers and EMOC International, among others, have hired our students for their excellent grounding and qualifications.

With all of these potential career opportunities available, you can see why our program is one of the top choices for M.I.S. students around the region.

Last updated Jul 2018

About the School

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive ... Read More

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive coeducational university in the Gulf, and serves students from the region and from around the world. AUS aims to be the region’s leader in higher education, known for excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, research and service. Read less