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Management Information Systems (B.S.B.A.)

Merging Business and Technology

Combine your interests in solving business problems, learning new technologies and working with people to create a successful career in management information systems. MIS brings together the various areas in business and information technology to focus on the process of providing the information necessary for making decisions and conducting business.

Our innovative MIS program is one of the best available as it combines strong business and technical components with real-world experiences. You’ll learn both theory and methodology, allowing you to analyze, design, implement and manage information systems in business settings.

To prepare for the varied career paths within MIS, students may focus on business intelligence, cyber security, or opt for breadth in your choice of electives. Our innovative program integrates information management with accounting, finance, marketing, and operations to prepare graduates for today’s fast-paced and multi-disciplinary business environment.

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A High-Quality Education

  • Real-World Experience
  • Career Preparation
  • Study Abroad and Global Learning
  • Capstone Project

    During a capstone, two-semester design project, you will gain hands-on project management experience with a Dayton-area firm. In addition to business and technical skills, this team project emphasizes client interaction, professional communication and organizational skills.

    On the Road to Success

    When graduation arrives, you'll find you're not entering the real world for the first time. With your strong academic foundation and practical education, you'll already be a part of it, fully prepared for your career and future life. Throughout your college career, you'll have opportunities for networking, internships and co-ops, and other activities that provide you with hands-on experience. Our majors have among the best placement rate in the School of Business Administration, and our graduates are in high demand.

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    Step out of the Classroom. And Head to, Say, Shanghai.

    Technology has made our world increasingly more connected, and the economy has become more global than any time in history. To give our students a leg up prior to graduation, we offer several study abroad programs, including a full slate of summer study programs.

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    Opportunities and Activities

    Get more than your foot in the door — get ready for success. Through our opportunities like internships and the MIS club, you'll gain valuable business insights, experience the spirit of service and develop priceless personal connections.

    Academic and Career Advising

    Want to pursue a double major or a minor? To use your business skills for humanitarian purposes? To gain real-world experience through an internship or cooperative education? Your dedicated success adviser will help you develop - and complete - your plan.


    To really excel as a business professional, you’ll need to gain additional business wisdom outside the classroom. That's where BWISE comes in.

    Centers of Excellence

    Whether you want to perfect your pitch, manage $47.9 million of the University's endowment, consult for nonprofits or be an angel investor, our Centers can help.


    Department of MIS, OSC and Business Analytics

    Anderson, Room 112
    300 College Park
    Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2130
    Department Website

    AACSB Accredited

    Our accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.