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Information Management Systems, B.A., B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Saint Petersburg, FL, United States
Information Systems Management (ISM) is the study of technology, people, and organizations. ISM professionals use their knowledge to streamline company operations and manage various systems to better serve their clients. University of South Florida St Petersburg students gain knowledge in database management, networks, computer security and more.
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Overview

Obtain an in-depth understanding of the intersection of business and technology. Information Systems (IS) specialists work closely with organizational users. They design, implement, and manage the computers, systems, networks, and data that support key business activities. Coursework is designed to strengthen adaptability to parallel rapidly evolving computer technologies as well as the human factors associated with their use in organizational settings.

Information Management Systems students prepare themselves to work with managers and users in organizations, helping them identify, select, and/or develop information technologies to accomplish their objectives. University of South Florida St Petersburg students gain a broad business foundation as well as the necessary technical skills to solve a wide variety of business problems involving the collection and management of information.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

    Courses included:
  • Advanced Database Administration 
  • Global Information Systems 
  • Selected Topics in ISM
  • Internship for S/U Credit
  • Business Application Development
  • Systems Analysis & Design
  • Principles of Finance
  • Basic Marketing
  • Database Design and Administration
  • Business Data Communications
  • Exit Literature and Writing
  • Law & Business
  • Strategic Management/Decision Making

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

In order for a candidate to be considered for admission to the USFSP MBA, he/she must submit the following:

  • A completed USF St. Petersburg online Graduate Program Application
  • $30 application fee due at the time the online application is completed
  • A current resume
  • A statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation, including at least one professional reference
  • One official transcript from each institution of higher learning attended
  • USF System transcripts excluded
  • An official GMAT or GRE score unless a waiver is granted

Tuition Fee

  • International

    346 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 346 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    194 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 194 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Saint Petersburg

  • 1132 - 1750 USD/month
    Living Costs

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