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College Of Engineering And Applied Sciences
Information Systems
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Why Study Information Systems?

Offered by our Computer Science Department, the Information Systems major will train you to design, build, and implement effective computerized data processing and solution systems. We emphasize the design and implementation aspects of large-scale information systems as well as managerial and organizational issues. You can also customize your own specialization to include a more comprehensive understanding in areas such as Systems Administration, Network Administration, and Digital Media.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Business and Economics
  • Digital Media
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Health Informatics

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • Scripting Languages
  • Technical Communications
  • Database Design and Practice
  • Human-Computer Interaction

ADMISSION INFO:

Successful applicants in this major will have earned outstanding grades in calculus and physics, and performed exceptionally well on the Math section of the SAT and/or ACT.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Application Engineer
  • Forex IT Support Analyst
  • Shipping Coordinator
  • Digital Designer

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Google
  • Credit Suisse
  • Tachen International Inc.
  • Regalix

Interested in this Major?

Department of Computer Science

Chair: Samir Das

Office: 101 New Computer Science Building

Phone: (631) 632-8470

College Of Engineering And Applied Sciences
Information Systems
Back to all Programs

Why Study Information Systems?

Offered by our Computer Science Department, the Information Systems major will train you to design, build, and implement effective computerized data processing and solution systems. We emphasize the design and implementation aspects of large-scale information systems as well as managerial and organizational issues. You can also customize your own specialization to include a more comprehensive understanding in areas such as Systems Administration, Network Administration, and Digital Media.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Business and Economics
  • Digital Media
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Health Informatics

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • Scripting Languages
  • Technical Communications
  • Database Design and Practice
  • Human-Computer Interaction

ADMISSION INFO:

Successful applicants in this major will have earned outstanding grades in calculus and physics, and performed exceptionally well on the Math section of the SAT and/or ACT.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Application Engineer
  • Forex IT Support Analyst
  • Shipping Coordinator
  • Digital Designer

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Google
  • Credit Suisse
  • Tachen International Inc.
  • Regalix

Interested in this Major?

Department of Computer Science

Chair: Samir Das

Office: 101 New Computer Science Building

Phone: (631) 632-8470

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