The Quinlan School of Business' BBA in Information Systems degree program prepares students for a professional career in this dynamic field by incorporating extensive general knowledge in information systems and data analysis.
The curriculum responds to the rapidly changing role of information technology and data analysis in the business environment. Courses in the program cover industry topics including: systems analysis and design, requirements analysis & communication, database and data warehousing systems, and business intelligence. The Loyola student network provides the student with access to current systems development environments including: Oracle, Teradata, OLAP/BI Tools, Data Visualization Tools, VBA, and C#.
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In addition to Core Curriculum and Business Core Curriculum requirements, students pursuing the BBA degree in information systems must complete 15 credit hours in the following courses:
- INFS 346. Database and Data Warehousing Systems
- INFS 347. Systems Analysis and Design or ISOM 393 Requirements Analysis & Communication
- INFS 397 VBA Programming with MS Office or COMP 170. Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming
- Two additional 300-level information systems courses
At the discretion of the Quinlan School of Business assistant dean, a maximum of one transfer course, taken prior to matriculating at Loyola University Chicago, may be allowed. A 2.0 average GPA is required for all attempted business courses. Quinlan students are limited to double dipping one course between majors/minors, while non-Quinlan students are limited to double dipping two courses between business school minors.