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Information Systems, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Online
Franklin University’s B.S. Information Systems degree program can help you understand -- and harness --  all that technology has to offer, including growing a customer base, deepening customer loyalty and strengthening marketplace position.
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Overview

To have a competitive edge, organizations must develop the kind of operational strength found only at the intersection of technology and business. Leading the way? Best-of-breed managers who can successfully help companies strategically and effectively leverage technology. 

Franklin University's transfer-friendly Information Systems major is designed for professionals who seek to better understand how organizations use information technology to improve operations, support decision making and strategically create competitive advantage. The IS program allows you to choose from one of two highly in-demand disciplinary tracks: Analytics and Project Management. And for those who are intrigued about the intersection of both tracks, combining analytics with project management is a viable option that will increase your marketability.

Career Opportunities

  • Business Analyst

Business Analysts gather business requirements, assess needs, determine technical requirements and establish corresponding project plans.

  • Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analysts interpret and apply data visualization, descriptive and summary data for predictive and prescriptive purposes.

  • Data Analyst

Data Analysts collect, organize, model, analyze and interpret data using advanced quantitative and analytics tools and strategies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Database Management Systems
  • Introduction to Analytics
  • Information Technology Project Management
  • System Analysis and Design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    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:

    5.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    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

  • Submit your online application using an email address that you check regularly. After you’ve applied, you’ll receive login information by email so you can track your application’s progress.
  • Apply for admission to Franklin University any time. Because our admission process for international students includes several steps to ensure a successful start, we encourage you to apply as early as possible -- at least 8 weeks before your program’s start date. 
  • Request your official transcripts from post-secondary institutions located in the U.S. and have them submitted directly to Franklin University’s Office of Transfer and Articulation.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    526 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 526 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    398 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 398 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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