Management Information Systems
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Management Information Systems


The Associate in Science Degree in Management Information Systems is designed to provide the students with opportunities for immediate employment or for transfer to four-year institutions with whom Saint Paul College has credit transfer agreements. Students planning a career in this area should have above average mathematical reasoning and communication skills. Students should exhibit qualities of patience, perseverance, and preciseness, and should enjoy working in a team environment.

What You'll Learn
  • Analyze complex business processes.
  • Develop business process improvements.
  • Develop comprehensive information system requirements to support business processes.
  • Utilize accounting and business systems information to develop recommendations for operating cost reductions and improved use of capital investment.
Career Settings
  • Business and industry
  • Manufacturing
  • Federal, state and local government
  • Education
Potential Employers
  • 3M
  • U.S. Government
  • US Bank
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation
Additional Benefits
  • Graduates will have a sound understanding of the accounting systems, and business systems that underlie Management Information Systems and be able to utilize this knowledge to analytically describe organization processes.
  • With additional education and experience, students may advance to positions such as Systems Analyst, Software Architect, Business Analyst, and Accounting System Support Analyst.
  • The College has developed articulation agreements with four-year institutions to assist students with their transfer goals. See a counselor or advisor for further information.