Management Information Systems

In today’s world computers and information systems have an impact on people’s lives through the data that is stored on computers.  Knowing more about how the systems run, are built, are maintained and secured is very useful.  The knowledge gained through this program helps a student not just in a career in Management Information Systems (MIS), but also in their personal lives, or if they decide to change careers later in life.

MIS is a program that prepares students for a wide variety of careers within the corporate world, government , a support function in all business disciplines and the world of self-employment.  MIS students are also ready to enter an MBA program on graduation.

Our broad-based foundation in business and emphasis on computers will give students a wide range of problem-solving skills to use in a business environment. Hands-on experience not only enhances knowledge, it gives students the experience they need to successfully enter the business world.

The Henderson State University School of Business has developed a variety of academic experiences to enhance student’s educational experience in the Business beyond the Classroom program. Many students gain valuable experience through Internships within industry and government.  

Management Information Systems is a popular major for entry into any business environment. Career opportunities are available in many businesses, such as in manufacturing and retail firms, banking, finance, government organizations and unlimited potential in entrepreneurship. With a versatile background in business and technology, MIS students can be an asset to any company or organization.


MIS courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Information Systems
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Special Topics in Management Information Systems

Other courses


  • Computer Scientist
  • Network Programmer
  • Computer-Aided Design Technician
  • Systems Analyst
  • Inventory Control Specialist
  • Numerical Analyst
  • Systems Programmer

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