BBA – Management Information Systems

Northwood University
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The Diploma in Management Information Systems is run online and provides direct entry to the Bachelor of Business Administration programme at Northwood University with an accelerated option into the Northwood DeVos MBA programme.

Programme Overview

Business is at the heart of today’s digital world. Companies communicate, handle transactions and share information using digital technology – and, they need someone to help them keep all systems running. A BBA in Management Information Systems degree from Northwood University positions you to do just that.

Beginning on day one, you’ll study programming language, the infrastructure of operating systems and networks, graphics and web design. You’ll even learn how to design and implement complex databases.

And, you’ll get hands-on experience with immersion into the real world through internships, guest speakers and our capstone project that ensures you know how to address an organization’s IT needs and build a system that meets them.

Leading a business means more than just being in charge.

Why do this programme?

This major is not industry-specific; therefore, you can pursue any industry of your choice. The following is a partial list of where you will find some of our graduates employed.

MIS majors are needed in nearly every industry. Here are a few positions held by our graduates:


  • Chief Information Officer

  • Data Specialist

  • eRecord Program Manager

  • Information Technology Analyst

  • Information Technology Consultant

  • Manufacturing System Analyst

  • Network Manager

  • President

  • Senior Manager of Vendor Relations

  • Senior Systems Administrator

  • Technical Lead

  • Technical Project Manager

  • Web Application Analyst

  • Web Developer

A partial list of companies who currently employ our graduates include:


  • Dow Corning Corporation

  • Healthport LLC

  • Infinite Solutions Group, Inc.

  • IT Networks at SAIC Motor

  • PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

  • UNT Health Science Center

  • The Dow Chemical Company

  • Thomson Reuters

  • Valassis Communications, Inc.

  • Western Union Company