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What can I do with a major in...?: Information Science

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About Information Science Major

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  • B.S. Information Science


"Managers of information are increasingly asked to solve complex problems arising in the business world that require drawing on a diverse set of skills.  The Bachelor of Science in Information Science (B.S.I.S.) degree therefore emphasizes problem solving and offers a broad range of courses to address the needed skills.  The B.S.I.S. program consists of courses chosen from the fields of business, computer science, economics, mathematics, and psychology."

- CNU Undergraduate Catalog

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Technology
  • Function and Architecture of Computer Hardware and Software
  • Information Science Concepts
  • Knowledge of Business Operations
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Spreadsheet and Database Software
  • Systems and Decision Theory
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Organizational Models
  • Organizational Skills

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