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Management Information Systems

Munir Mandviwalla, Department Chair
Office: Sp 210
(215) 204-8172

Joe Allegra, Program Coordinator
Office: SP 210
(215) 204-3060

Note: Department chairs frequently change at the beginning of the academic year.  Students should contact departments for updated information.
The BBA Major in Management Information Systems (MIS) is an undergraduate degree designed to train business-oriented, technically proficient information systems professionals. MIS students will develop the skills and knowledge necessary to analyze and understand business problems and apply information technology to solve these problems, including the opportunities and issues raised by the new information-based economy and electronic commerce. Students will learn how to analyze client needs, define systems to meet these needs, develop applications, manage operations, and act as technical intermediaries between management and other technical staff.

Typical career options for MIS students graduating with the BBA in MIS include systems analyst, application/software/web-site developer, consultant, and systems manager. All FSBM Management Information System majors are encouraged to join the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).

Summary of Requirements

MIS students must attain a 2.3 GPA in the major and a 2.3 cumulative GPA in order to graduate. Use the major GPA calculator at  to calculate the GPA in the major.

(Note: The University is reviewing all school and college, major, and GPA requirements above 2.0.  Please refer to the electronic Bulletin for up-to-date information at

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