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Information Systems, B.Sc.

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San Diego, CA, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems at Point Loma Nazarene University, you'll learn how to build and protect computer networks, as well as how to create, collect, store, and use information to support decision-making in various types of organizations. Furthermore, a career in information systems provides opportunities to become critical members of senior leadership teams.

Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems at Point Loma Nazarene University combines elements from business and computer science resulting in a powerful degree. You will take classes in the Fermanian School of Business and the Department of Mathematical, Information & Computer Sciences, which will allow you to operate comfortably in both areas, ultimately increasing your value to future employers. In addition, you will be able to gain practical experience by working outside the classroom in the information systems internship program, and leverage PLNU’s network of connections in a variety of San Diego industries.

A Bachelor of Science in Information Systems can lead to careers in:

  • Business Intelligence Analysis
  • Computer Engineering
  • Database Administration
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    68 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • Introduction to Business
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Introduction to Computer Programming
  • Objects and Elementary Data Structures

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • Submit the Application for Admission
  • Submit Two Letters of Recommendation (one academic and one spiritual)
  • Submit Two Essays  
  • Pay the $55 Application Fee Online or by Mail  
  • Send Official Transcripts
  • Submit Official Proof of English Proficiency  
  • Request an In-Person, Phone, or Skype Interview (optional but strongly recommended)
  • Submit bank statement(s) or financial support letters
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      36350 USD/year
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    • National

      36350 USD/year
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    General fee: $600/year

    Living costs for San Diego

    • 1400 - 2460 USD/month
      Living Costs

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    Funding

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