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Information Systems

Technology is vital to the success of every business, and companies need professionals who can deploy technology to meet strategic business objectives. Focused on the intersection of business and technology, the Information Systems major provides tools and training that differentiate business graduates in today’s technology market. Graduates of our program work in a variety of fields, including cyber security, business intelligence, analytics, project management, network administration, database administration and systems architecture.

Students wishing to further their technical education can also pursue a Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS), offered in person, online or through the BS/MS Information Systems co-terminal program.

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Admissions Criteria

Admission (BCOR Track A)* Admission (BCOR Track B)* Automatic Admission (Legacy) Committee Review**
  • Admitted to the Eccles School (Upper Division)
  • Completion of Business Fundamentals
  • B or higher in BCOR 2020
  • B or higher in a college algebra course (or a higher level math course)
  • 3.2 or higher total GPA
  • Admitted to the Eccles School (Upper Division)
  • Completion of Business Fundamentals
  • B or higher in IS 4410 or 4411
  • B or higher in a college algebra course (or a higher level math course)
  • 3.2 or higher total GPA
  • Admitted to the Eccles School (Upper Division)
  • B or higher in IS 4410 or IS 4411
  • B or higher in a college algebra course (or a higher level math course)
  • 3.2 or higher total GPA
  • Admitted to the Eccles School (Upper Division)
  • Not eligible for Conditional Admission or Automatic Admission
  • B or higher in IS 4410 or IS 4411
  • B or higher in a college algebra course (or a higher level math course)
  • 2.7-3.29 or higher total GPA

Track A and Track B specifically refers to students in the integrated (BCOR) curriculum. Automatic Admission (Legacy) criteria applies to students in the non-integrated curriculum. To determine which curriculum you are assigned, visit Eccles.link/bcor or email advising@eccles.utah.edu.

*Submitting an application does not guarantee admission. A committee will review students’ full academic records and admit on a case-by-case basis. Admission to all Eccles School majors are subject to the Eccles School Repeat Policy. Submitting an application does not guarantee admission to the major.
**Students who are conditionally admitted must meet certain grade and GPA requirements to maintain their admission.

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The Information Systems minor teaches students to use technology in bridging all functional areas of an organization in today’s highly competitive business environment. Course subjects include: systems analysis and design, database development, business analytics, web development, and data structure.

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