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Information Systems, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Parkville, MO, United States
At Park University, the Bachelor of Science in Information Systems degree program will prepare you for a career in programming, product analysis and management of computer information systems. You will also have the flexibility to pursue a complementary minor based on your unique interests.
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Overview

As a student in the Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program offered by Park University, you can take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus, at one of our Kansas City area campus centers (including Independence, downtown Kansas City and Parkville), at campus centers nationwide and/or online. 

This degree requires a minimum of 120 completed credit hours, including 51-54 hours of degree-specific core curriculum courses. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this degree.

Learn what it takes to pursue a successful career in computer information systems

Our Bachelor of Science in Information Systems degree program will prepare you with the skills needed in data processing, analysis and management to pursue any number of information system jobs in business, government, nonprofit sectors and other industries. 

While pursuing this degree, students will select a complementary minor such as business administration/management, geographical information systems, graphic design, leadership, organizational communication and statistics.

Career

Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Web Programmer
  • Database Administrator
  • Information Technology Manager
  • Systems Analyst

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 include:
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Python Programming
  • Discrete Mathematics 
  • Web Programming
  • Technology in a Global Society
  • Computer Networking
  • Managing Information Systems 
  • Business Applications
  • Computer Systems Analysis and Design
  • Computer Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Data Management Concepts 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    69

    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:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

    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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completed online Park University application form. Please indicate your country of citizenship and country of residence, even if they are the same as the country of birth.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $75.00 paid as part of application form.
  • Application fee includes express I-20 mailing fee if admitted
  • Official or unofficial transcripts from your high school/college. Certified English translations of the transcripts should be provided for transcripts that are in a language other than English. A 2.5 cumulative (overall) GPA is required for full admission.
  • Students must meet one of the following to meet the English requirement of Park University.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    427 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 427 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    427 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 427 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Parkville

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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