The College of Business and Public Administration offers Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Management Information Systems (MIS). The programs curriculums are designed to prepare students for careers involving the development and support of business processes which utilizes information systems.
The MIS programs provide students with a foundation in the dual functional areas of business and computing technologies, thus enabling graduates to pursue both technical and managerial careers in all types of organizations, both public and private. It builds on the core of the College of Business and Public Administration in preparing students for social and technical analyses, design, development, implementation, and management of computer-based systems. In addition, the department also supports the mission of the University to create and maintain an environment conducive to learning and growth for all members of the university community and the community at large.
The Management Information Systems Program provides an education that equips a predominantly inner-city student body from the Metro New Orleans region with cutting-edge knowledge, professional and research skills, and ethical decision-making abilities essential for successful careers in business, industry, education, government, and for further studies at graduate and professional levels. The Department supports and promotes research and intellectual contributions aimed at improving teaching, business opportunities in the region, and awareness of global issues.