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Youngstown State University students are invited to enhance their educational experience with a minor in Management Information Systems. Management information Systems (MIS) provides information that organizations require to manage themselves efficiently and effectively; typically, computer systems are used for managing organizations. Students interested in learning more about the field of Management Information Systems through a minor would need to complete the following requirements:

Required Courses
BUS 1500Exploring Business3
MGT 3725Fundamentals of Management3
MGT 3761Management Information Systems3
Select three of the following:9
Social Media and E-Commerce
Operations Management
Supply Chain Management
Business Process Integration
Project and Quality Management
Systems Analysis and Design
Database Management Systems
Total Semester Hours18

If any of the above courses are part of the student's major, an alternate course needs to be substituted. Students interested in declaring a minor in Management Information Systems need to complete an Intra University Transfer Request form with their academic advisor. Students must meet all course prerequisites to enroll in WCBA courses, including a minimum 2.5 overall GPA for upper level business courses. WCBA courses must be completed with the grade of a "C" or higher and cannot be taken credit/no credit.