Management Information Systems Undergraduate Certificate

Learn to identify, select and evaulate innovative technology solutions for business with the Management Information Systems Undergraduate (MIS) Certificate in Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

In this nine-credit certificate program, you'll become a knowledgeable user of information technology and develop the tools necessary to successfully interact with technology professionals. As a graduate of the program, you’ll acquire valuable, translatable skills and differentiate yourself in an increasingly competitive industry.

The program is available to non-business students at Temple. Interested students should discuss with their advisors how the courses in the certificate program will fit into their overall degree plan. Additional options for those interested in supplementing their baccalaureate curriculum with IT coursework include the Management Information Systems and Information Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship minors. Learn more about these opportunities.

Classes & Curriculum

To complete the nine-credit certificate program, students must complete the two required courses below.

  • Digital Systems
  • Data and Analytics

Students then select an elective course from the following options.

  • Cloud Architecture
  • Data Science
  • Digital Design and Innovation
  • Information Systems Innovation
  • Internet Enabled Supply Chains
  • Social Media Innovation
  • Strategic Management of Information Technology

Learn more about Management Information Systems Undergraduate Certificate courses.

Related Graduate Degrees

Fox School of Business students work diligently in the computer lab.


Information technology is a crucial part of business management, and companies are looking for employees who can think creatively and strategically about how to incorporate technology into the workplace.

The following in-demand careers are a few examples of the wide variety of opportunities that may be available to students who study Management Information Systems.

  • Application developer
  • Business analyst
  • Chief information officer
  • Computer systems analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Database manager
  • Information systems manager
  • Program analyst
  • Social media consultant
  • Web developer

Alumni Employers

Temple University maintains strong ties with employers, both within the city of Philadelphia and beyond, who have employed, or who currently employ, former Temple students. Graduates from the Management Information Systems program have gone on to work for a variety of employers, including

  • Cigna;
  • Comcast Corporation;
  • Deloitte Consulting, LLP;
  • Deloitte;
  • Ernst & Young;
  • Grant Thornton;
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.;
  • KPMG;
  • Pfizer;
  • Protiviti, Inc.;
  • Prudential Financial;
  • PwC;
  • QVC;
  • RSM;
  • SAP America, Inc.;
  • TD Bank;
  • Temple University; and
  • Vanguard.

Tuition & Fees

The tuition for this Certificate Program is based on school or college of your major, program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full- or part-time), in-state or out-of-state residency, and more. You can view the full Cost of Attendance breakdown on the Student Financial Services website.