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Western Kentucky University

The Department of  Information Systems



The Information Systems Department offers several degrees! Please look at the information below to learn about our various programs. CIS Faculty hold doctoral degrees in fields including Information Systems, Computer Science, and Education. In addition, we are proud to include professionals from business and industry as adjunct faculty. Click here to read more about our faculty members.

Major in Business Informatics Minor in Information Systems  Major in Systems Management


The Business Informatics (BI) Major is designed to prepare students for professional careers using an informatics focused approach to control, support, and enhance business operations and functions. The business informatics major will provide students with a solid business foundation combined with relevant study of modern technology trends and the impact information systems are having throughout business and society.

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 Business Informatics


Almost every profession is using computers, networks and specialized application software more and more.  Minor in Information Systems  will compliment your major by teaching you how to use today's hottest applications. This program is not for people who are hard-core computer types. This CIS Minor is for people pursuing non-IS disciplines who want to be better competitors in their chosen profession.

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 Computer Information Systems


The Systems Management (SM) Program emphasizes professional skills including: problem solving, critical thinking, communication, and computer fluency suitable for a 21st-century knowledge worker. In addition, SM majors select an area of Professional Concentration to provide them with additional training in a related area of interest. Students take elective concentration courses in addition to their Systems Management classes.

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Systems Management





Accredited AACSBThe Gordon Ford College of Business
is a top business school with dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting programs.





Western Kentucky University

Department of Information Systems

1906 College Heights Blvd, #21058

Bowling Green, KY 42101-1058

 Telephone: (270) 745-5408

 Fax: (270) 745-6376



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