Department of Business Administration

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  A BIS Minor provides career flexibility & technical skills to complement many majors

Are you planning to major in Accounting, Business Administration, Communications, Computer Science, Economics or Digital Art & Design? A Business Information Systems (BIS) minor adds greater flexibility and relevant technical skills to compliment many other majors & concentrations.

In this economy employers are looking for people with integrated skill sets that prepare them for the careers of the 21st Century!

Eastern offers a Business Information Systems Minor designed to complement various business related majors and concentrations by providing you the matching information systems and technology skills needed for your major and discipline concentration or professional career that give you a competitive edge in the job market. Multiple BIS Minor electives can be selected from to compliment you major, concentration, and/or career plans.

Eastern offers majors in:
Accounting (ACC), Computer Science(CS), Communications(COM), Economics(ECO) Environmental Earth Science (EES), Public Health (PH), Digital Art(DA), BIS, and Business Administration with Concentrations in:

  • Finance (Fin)
  • Human Resources (HR)
  • International Business (Intl B)
  • Management (Mgmt)
  • Marketing (Mktg)
  • Operations Management (OM)

BIS Minor Requirements

Business Information Systems Minor requires three BIS courses:
BUS 205 - Information Management
BUS/BIS 361 - Business Information Systems & Web Technologies
BIS 370 - Systems Analysis and Design

and ONE of the following foundational Business Discipline Courses:
ACC 201 - Principles of Accounting
BUS 201 - Principles of Management
BUS 225 - Principles of Marketing
BUS 245 - Business Finance, or
BUS 260 - Operations Management

Select TWO of the complementing BIS Discipline Elective Courses from the following:

Course Title Complements the following disciplines
BIS 340 Business Data Communications and E-Networks CS, OM, Comm
BIS 362 Seminar In Healthcare Informatics HR, Mgmt, OM, PH, HS
BIS 364 Introduction to Social Informatics HR, Mgmt, Intl B., Comm., PH
BIS 365 Emerging Technologies & Business Applications CS, Fin, Intl B, Mgmt, Mrkg, OM, Comm
BIS 367 Human-Comp Interface Health-IS PH, HR, CS, Mgmt, HS
BIS 368 Inter-Organizational Healthcare Management Dm, Acc, Fin, Cs, PH, HS
BIS 375 Electronic Commerce Fin, Mrkg, OM, Comm, DA
BIS 377 Organizational Website & Database Management Acc, CS, Fin, Mgmt, Mrkg, OM, DA
BIS 430 Enterprise Resource Planning and E-Business Acc, Intl B, Mgmt, OM, Cs
BIS 442 Information Technology Project Management Acc, CS, Intl B, Mgmt, OM
BIS 447 Business Intelligence and Data Solutions Acc, CS, Fin, Mrkg, Mgmt, OM, HS
ACC 420 Accounting Information Technology & Business Acc
BUS 445 Case Studies in Financial Management Using Spreadsheet Fin
BUS 469 Seminar in Special Topics (E-Business) Fin, Mgmt, Mrkg, OM

See BIS Course offering Schedule - Specific Semster Offerings (Click Here)

For More Info on the BIS Minor & matching it to your major: Dr. Citurs, citursa@easternct.edu

For More Info on Eastern's Core Requirements: Advising Center, 860-465-4526 or advise@easternct.edu

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