2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    Jun 26, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Systems - BS in Business Administration

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This concentration is ideal for professionals interested in learning how to evaluate technology options; develop methods for transferring and assimilating new technology; and manage large, complex projects.

Students have the opportunity to:

  • Build foundational knowledge of IT infrastructure to prepare for a role in this field.
  • Gain insights into computer operating systems, including the main functions, similarities, and differences.
  • Learn about key concepts of computer and information security, including technical, privacy, organizational, social, and policy issues.

Note: Students must complete ISYS 3001- Information Systems in Enterprise before entering the Information Systems concentration.

Degree Requirements

  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education  courses (45 cr.)
  • Business courses (61 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (15 cr.)
  • Elective courses (55 cr.) 
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

Concentration Curriculum

Electives (55 cr.)

Choose 11 courses from general education , BS in Business Administration, other Walden bachelor’s degree programs, or Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)  courses. At least 20 credits must be at the 3000 level or higher. Elective credits should total 55 to meet the program requirements. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.

Note on Minors: Electives can also be used to complete a six-course minor .