Computer Information Systems at St. Scholastica is an innovative alternative to the computer science programs offered at many colleges and universities. Students in the program learn current and emerging computer technologies and the means to apply these system technologies in solving organizational problems. In addition to the core computer concepts, students select a specific application concentration in business analysis, health informatics, mathematics or software development. Students also may seek departmental approval for a custom-designed concentration.
Graduates find work in a variety of large and small organizations as software developers, data analysts, web developers, application programmers, database specialists and business/system analysts. Some graduates are working for computer consulting firms or working as entrepreneurs, while others are managing the information systems of large and small organizations.