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

Contact Information

Joseph Allegra, Senior Associate Director
Speakman Hall, Room 210C

Learn more about the undergraduate certificate in Management Information Systems.


  • Three courses required (all courses must be taken at Temple University):
    Required Courses
    MIS 2101Digital Systems3
    MIS 2502Data and Analytics3
    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 Hours9
  • 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.