Career – what can you do with a specialization in information systems?
The intersection of business and technology in the BGSU specialization in information systems opens a world of career possibilities in the ever-evolving tech landscape – whether you envision yourself as a systems analyst, database administrator, IT consultant or cybersecurity expert.
Organizations increasingly rely on technology to enhance productivity and profitability. You will graduate with the skills employers demand – a strong foundation in business and information systems, along with critical problem solving and communication skills.
The BGSU information systems specialization curriculum delves deep into:
- The systems approach
- Methods of systems design
- The strategic application of information systems as strategic tools within organizations
The program provides in-depth study of:
- Business processes in companies
- Social media analytics
- Business data communications
- Business Intelligence
- Electronic commerce
- Security in information systems
- Database management systems
- Information systems analysis, design and development
- Project management
- Business Process Management with SAP
- Database Management
- Information Systems Project Management
- Information Systems Security
- Systems Analysis and Design
One of only 6% of business schools with AACSB accreditation, the highest accreditation possible
Schmidthorst College of Business Specializations
The flexibility to complete one or more of our 13 specializations distinguishes us from other universities – and gives you a competitive edge in the job market.
- Applied Economics
- Business Analytics and Intelligence
- Individualized Business
- Information Systems
- Insurance and Risk Management
- International Business
- Sales and Services Marketing
- Supply Chain Management
Premier entrepreneurship program
The Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership at BGSU is one of 20 centers worldwide recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
We weave entrepreneurship into all business programs and offer an entrepreneurship minor.
You can take courses in:
- Real estate entrepreneurship
- Women and social entrepreneurs
- Nonprofit and corporate responsibility
- Innovation and disruption
Top business leaders and entrepreneurs-in-residence bring real-world experience and expertise to our curriculum. A mentorship program connects students with alumni and industry leaders.
Thanks to an incubation program funded by alumni and supporters, more than $800,000 has been provided to student entrepreneurs to start their own ventures.
The Information Systems specialization of the BSBA is a program of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems in the Allen W. and Carol M. Schmidthorst College of Business.
Bowling Green State University [BGSU] is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. BGSU has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 01/01/1916. The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation was received in 2012 - 2013. Questions should be directed to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
The Business Administration program is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and is in good standing.
Updated: 11/21/2023 04:50PM