Offered by Department of Management Information Systems, the Certificate in Management Information Systems (MIS) is open to non-business students. The MIS certificate provides undergraduate students the ability to identify, select and evaluate innovative technology solutions for business. In this nine-credit certificate program, students become a knowledgeable user of information technology and develop the tools necessary to successfully interact with technology professionals. As a graduate of the program, students acquire valuable, translatable skills and differentiate themselves in an increasingly competitive industry.
Campus Location: Main
Program Code: BU-MIS-CERT
Joseph Allegra, Senior Associate Director
Speakman Hall, Room 210C
- Three courses required (all courses must be taken at Temple University):
Course List Code Title Credit Hours Required Courses MIS 2101 Digital Systems 3 MIS 2502 Data and Analytics 3 Elective Select one of the following: 3 Data Science Honors Data Science Cloud Architecture Digital Design and Innovation Scripting for Data Science/Analytics Strategic Management of Information Technology Information Systems Innovation Social Media Innovation Total Credit Hours 9
- A grade point average of 2.0 in the certificate is required, including a minimum grade of C in each course.
- Courses cannot be used to meet certificate requirements if already used to meet the requirements for a major or a different minor or certificate.
Interested students should discuss with their home college advisors how the courses in the certificate will fit into their overall degree plan and are strongly encouraged to declare the certificate early in their academic career.