The MS BIS is a STEM (*) degree that provides a broad technical and managerial understanding of information systems, including database, systems design and IS strategy. The broad range of specializations from data management, to security, to web systems make the MS BIS an extremely flexible degree. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics points to very strong need for managers with technical skills well into the next decade. Graduates are well positioned to serve a variety of positions including business and application systems analysts, and to advance into technical management.
(*) STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
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