Modern businesses simply cannot compete without the power of information systems. As a result, MIS skills are no longer optional for business professionals. The dynamic nature of our current business environment dictates that all areas of business including accounting, finance, management and human resources leverage the power of information systems to perform effectively. Therefore, the ability to successfully design and implement business information systems has become a cornerstone in all industries. The bottom line: MIS professionals play a highly strategic role in all businesses through the integration of people, process and information technology. This fact creates unprecedented opportunities for management information systems professionals.
The OU MIS department will be a nationally prominent leader in undergraduate information systems education known for its innovative curriculum and pedagogy which prepare students for exciting business careers. We will be recognized regionally as the number one recruiting destination for MIS employers in the State of Ohio.
The MIS department prepares our students for exciting business careers by building relevant information systems analysis and design skills through courses that are both innovatively designed and delivered with high quality internship and job placement as our goal.