The curriculum for the Management Information Systems major is 51 credits. The M.I.S. major cannot be combined with the Accounting major, the Aviation Management major, the Business Management major, or the Finance major.

ACCT400Financial Accounting for Managers3
BUSN301Foundations of Business Management3
BUSN302Foundations of Human Resource Management3
BUSN320Professional Project Management3
BUSN323Introduction to Marketing Management3
BUSN360Information Technology and Applications3
BUSN405Survey of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics3
BUSN425HApplied Ethical Decisions in Life and Business3
BUSN491Business Capstone3
FINA400Corporate Finance3
MATH301MManagerial Mathematics3
MIST400Foundations of Information Management Systems3
MIST410Information Systems Analysis and Design3
MIST420Business Database Management3
MIST430Introduction to Business Programming3
MIST440Administration of Management Information Systems3
MIST450Information Systems Security3
M.I.S. Major Total51
General Education, Core Distinctives, and Elective Courses71
Total Credits122
1

 Course must be taken for credit in residence at Bethel.

2

 Completion of BUSN360 prior to taking other upper-level (300-499) BUSN courses is recommended.

 

Sample Course Sequence

This example includes major courses and the Core courses for a hypothetical student who starts in the Spring Semester.

First Year
 SpringCreditsSummerCredits
 BUSN301 Foundations of Business Management3MATH301M Managerial Mathematics3
 BUSN360 Information Technology and Applications3ACCT400 Financial Accounting for Managers3
 BUSN425H Applied Ethical Decisions in Life and Business3 
  9 6
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
BUSN323 Introduction to Marketing Management3BUSN320 Professional Project Management3FINA400 Corporate Finance3
CORE300 Community, Self and Formation: Ancient and Contemporary Narratives3CORE310 Scripture and Society3MIST400 Foundations of Information Management Systems3
BUSN302 Foundations of Human Resource Management3BUSN405 Survey of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics3 
 9 9 6
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits 
MIST410 Information Systems Analysis and Design3BUSN491 Business Capstone3 
MIST420 Business Database Management3MIST440 Administration of Management Information Systems3 
MIST430 Introduction to Business Programming3MIST450 Information Systems Security3 
 9 9 
Total Credits: 57