The Career of Today and the Future
Do you find day-to-day routine work boring?
Do you enjoy being challenged?
Do you prefer hands-on, detail-oriented tasks?
Are you comfortable working with people?
If you answered "yes" to these questions, you may find the Business Information Systems (BIS) major is the choice for you.
Business Information Systems (BIS) program at St. Bonaventure University
enables our graduates to leverage information technology to assist
organizations in successfully competing in the global information economy.
new and emerging systems in wireless technologies, e-commerce, and the
Internet, BIS graduates support organizations by designing, developing, and
implementing business information systems. BIS professionals are
in high demand and garner competitive wages. The U.S. Department of
Labor estimates, for instance, that System Analysts are the fifth most
demanded individuals in terms of job openings. System Analysts also
earn an median income of nearly $50,000 annually.
Bonaventure, students gain practical knowledge in system development
methodologies, telecommunications, programming applications, system theory,
database design, hardware terminology, and software terminology.
Students are strongly encouraged to seek a variety of internships during
their college years. Internships provide students with further
technical experience and may open doors upon graduation.