Information Systems

Bachelor of Business Administration

Companies and organizations are more connected than ever – to their employees, customers, vendors, suppliers and each other through technology, increasing the need for qualified, tech-savvy professionals. A degree in information systems at ACU will challenge and equip you to use technology to improve businesses through in-depth business management principles and technological expertise.

Companies and organizations are more connected than ever – to their employees, customers, vendors, suppliers and each other through technology, increasing the need for qualified, tech-savvy professionals. A degree in information systems at ACU will challenge and equip you to use technology to improve businesses through in-depth business management principles and technological expertise.

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EARLY APPLICATION DEADLINE

November 1

Early Scholarship Deadline and FAFSA Opens

December 1

FAFSA Priority Deadline

January 15

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Video overview for ACU's BBA in Information Systems program

With a strong foundation in information systems from ACU, you can choose your path. Go deeper into analytics or another business discipline, focus on a specialized technical skill or continue blending the worlds of business and technology in ways that solve problems and serve people.

B.B.A. in Information Systems

Degree Details

These are the important details you will need to keep in mind as you prepare your application and degree plan. Explore the possible tracks within this program.

TRACKS & RELATED DEGREES

Accounting Systems (BS)
Analytics (BS)
Application Development (BS)
Information Systems (General Track)

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*High School Teacher certification available

Required Hours

University Hours: 56
Major Hours: 66
Electives: 6

Total Required: 128 credit hours*

*Based on track selection

Example Coursework

  • Introduction to Programming Using Scripting
  • Databases and Database Management Systems
  • Fundamentals of Networking and Data Communications
  • Introduction to Computer and Information Security

View the catalog for a complete listing of courses.

Minor Available

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While ACU does not offer a minor in this study, explore all of the available minors at the button below. We encourage you to contact the department, for further assistance on finding a minor that will fit well with this degree.

Undergraduate Minors

Career Options

Consider the wide range of exciting careers available with a bachelor’s in information systems.

Business analytics
Database management
Project management
Security analytics

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Why study Information Systems at ACU?

Student using laptop

As a Bachelor of Information Systems student at ACU, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of real-world learning experiences. Our AACSB International-accredited program can help you develop your problem-solving skills in both business and technical areas, providing a springboard into dynamic career opportunities. At ACU, the School of Information Technology and Computing is housed within the College of Business and Technology. This allows information systems students the unique opportunity to have access to both programs within the same college. As an information systems student, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of hands-on learning experiences.

Experiential Learning & Opportunities

Experiential learning brings the classroom to life through immersive, real-world opportunities. You will build your resumes, learn about career opportunities, and  build critical skills for success in the marketplace. ACU’s College of Business and Technology offers diverse and relevant learning opportunities, including:

Wildcat Software
Learn firsthand what it is like to be a project manager or CEO of a busy software development firm. As a member of our student-run software company, you will gain skills and experience that will propel you into your career.

ACM SIGCHI
Interested in the study of human computer interaction? Join ACU’s SIGCHI chapter to learn more about making usable technology and conduct research in this field.

Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship
Learn about startups, large tech companies and Silicon Valley Bank in an annual trip to Silicon Valley.

Zach Higgins

What can you do after graduation?

  • Business analytics
  • Data architecture
  • Database management
  • Project management
  • Enterprise management
  • Security analytics

Zach Higgins (’13) (left), software developer for insurance giant USAA

Activities

College of Business Administration students, including information systems majors, can participate in a number of relevant learning and networking activities, including:

  • Association of Information Systems (AIS)
  • Leadership Summit
  • Wildcat Software
  • Women in Technology
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ACU’s College of Business Administration educates business and technology professionals for Christian service and leadership throughout the world. The college offers AACSB- and ABET-accredited programs, including nine undergraduate business and technology majors, four minors, a Master of Accountancy, and two online graduate programs (an MBA and a Master of Science in Management). The college includes two centers (Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy and Lytle Center for Faith and Leadership) and three academic units (Accounting and Finance Department, Management Sciences Department, and School of Information Technology and Computing), in addition to our partnership with ACU Dallas to deliver online business education.

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