H-E-B School of Business and Administration
The B.B.A. with a concentration in Management Information Systems is designed to develop individuals who have an understanding of both business fundamentals and technology. The concentration focuses on developing globally and socially aware leaders who have sound analytical, problem-solving and communication skills. The faculty provides a balance between theory and practice, and students are encouraged to participate in internships to develop practical experience in the field.
The degree prepares students for a variety of opportunities. Graduates have found employment in all of the varied career fields outlined above. Initially, many students get hired by companies where they completed their internships. Eventually, a surprising number of graduates decide to continue their educations at the graduate level.
Advanced degrees in business and technology are the most popular options.
Enhancing the Academic Experience
We encourage our students to take advantage of the many extracurricular opportunities provided by the University. Many of our students have traveled or studied abroad and all of our students are encouraged to take leadership positions in various student organizations such as: the Student Government Association, the Business Club, the Ethics Club, and various fraternities and sororities. Our students also have a history of planning concentration specific events such as field trips, mixers and arranging for outside speakers to visit classes.
45 Hours BBA Core
|ACCT 2311:||Principles of Accounting I|
|ACCT 2312:||Principles of Accounting II|
|MIS 2321:||Intro to Information Systems|
|MIS 2325:||Personal Productivity Applications|
|ECON 2301:||Principles of Macroeconomics|
|ECON 2302:||Principles of Microeconomics|
|BMGT 3370:||Analytical Decision Making I|
|BMGT 3371:||Analytical Decision Making II|
|BINT 3331:||International Business Mgmt.|
|BLAW 3317:||Business Law I|
|BMKT 3331:||Principles of Marketing|
|BMGT 3340:||Mgmt Theory & Practice|
|BFIN 3321:||Principles of Financial Mgmt.|
|BMGT 4380:||Integrative Business Analysis/Decision Making I|
|BMGT 4381:||Integrative Business Analysis/Decision Making II|
Management Information Systems Concentration
18 hrs. of the following required courses:
|MIS 2330:||Programming Languages I|
|MIS 3362:||System Analysis & Specification|
|MIS 3363:||Design & Implementation of Databases & Systems|
|MIS 3367:||Intro to Networks & Telecommunications|
|MIS 4363:||E-Business Strategy, Architecture & Design|
|MIS 4370:||Project Management|
Participation in Business Club and Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society are encouraged.
Study abroad opportunities are provided for all International Business students. These range from faculty-led study abroad components of specific classes to mission projects.
Networking with the business community is possible through the Free Trade Alliance, World Affairs Council, and Chamber of Commerce events. Interaction with the Mexican American Business Institute (MABI) members is supported by the H-E-B School of Business & Administration.
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Angelina Kiser
Management Information System Coordinator
University of the Incarnate Word
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Business programs in the H-E-B School of Business and Administration are accredited by The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.
The University of the Incarnate Word is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, Web site: www.sacscoc.org.