BBA: Information Systems Major

The IS major is offered through the Accounting & Information Systems (ACCT/IS) Department.

The program is a hands-on, small-class experience. IS students may also continue their education through the Master of Business Administration degree.

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Our graduates can contribute immediately to management and technical positions associated with the analysis, design, and implementation of an organization’s information technology (IT) function.

You will learn:

  • Structured systems analysis and design methodologies.
  • Relational database management systems.
  • Structured programming techniques.
  • Object-oriented programming and development techniques.
  • Development of online systems.
Through electives, you can learn:

  • Enterprise systems and enterprise resource planning (ERP).
  • Data communications, networking and distributed processing.
  • Information security and architecture.

Sample Careers

Potential employers include Information Systems service organizations, public accounting/consulting firms, manufacturing and merchandising business, banks, government and many others. See more sample careers at NMSU’s Information on Majors:

  • Applications Systems Analyst
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Business Systems Officer
  • C# Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Analyst
  • Information Technology Supervisor
  • Object-oriented Developer
  • Systems/Applications Security Officer