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Department of
Management Information Systems

Our Management Information Systems (MIS) graduates are in great demand by employers and go into fields, such as systems analysis and design, networking, database management, cybersecurity and consulting.

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Management Information Systems Programs

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Business Cybersecurity Certificates

The Certificate in Business Cybersecurity Foundations requires 12 credit hours, which focuses on the development of a new or overhaul of existing cybersecurity structures in firms of all sizes. The emphasis is on developing a case for and the tools to launch a successful cybersecurity management strategy.

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Business Cybersecurity Management

The Business Cybersecurity Management (CYBR) program can be completed in a 12-month or 24-month online format. You will sharpen your business cybersecurity skills through teamwork, professional communication, problem solving, and engagement with a real-world business cyber situation.

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Business Cybersecurity Minor

Cybersecurity threats to businesses are real. If you are graduating with an Accounting, Finance, or event Global Supply Chain Management degree, this minor provides a deep understanding of cybersecurity in a business functional domain.

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Business Data Analytics

Our Business Data Analytics (BUDA) program uses a hybrid online format with two required residencies. You will gain the ability to perform data analytics in order to enhance business decision-making and increase organizational value at any point in your career.

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Business Data Analytics Certificates

The Certificate in Business Data Analysis requires 12 credit hours and the coursework is intended to prepare you to extract insights and knowledge from data. The courses in this certificate are focused on advanced analytical methods and visualizations to help you make the most of your data and communicate your findings.

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Business Data Analytics Minor

If you’re majoring in global supply chain, marketing or accounting, this minor allows you to identify problems in areas such as sports management, healthcare research, or the investigation of solutions for societal issues.

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Management Information Systems

Explore cutting-edge technologies with sound business management practices. From systems analysis and design to networking and database management, gain the tools you need to analyze business problems, as well as design, build and maintain computer applications for solving problems.

Management Information Systems Faculty

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Janet Fraser Ph.D.

Janet Fraser Ph.D.

Teaching Assistant Professor and Assistant Chair, Management Information Systems

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By the Numbers

67%
received and accepted a job offer six months after graduating 

Nationally Ranked

U.S. News & World Report ranked our Online M.S. Business Data Analytics #66.

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Expert Faculty

Our faculty has competence in core technical areas associated with MIS, such as programming, data communications and databases

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Faculty and Student Spotlights

  • Katherine Rexroad

    With a true passion in her multiple areas of study, Katherine Rexroad has been hooked on West Virginia University’s idea of thinking big since the beginning of her college career.

    MIS AND ACCOUNTING

    About Katherine
  • Frank Kerekes

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  • Stephane Collignon

    Assistant Professor

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  • Benjamin Harman

    Student Ambassador

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Management Information Systems News and Events

Research and Other Departmental News

Student Profile: Katherine Rexroad

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Student Profile: Frank Kerekes

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New MIS professor wants to bridge gap between industry and research

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Inaugural MISA Hackathon is true example of engaged learning

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WVU welcomes Cris DeBord, vice president of talent and culture and MSIR alumnus

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B&E’s Nazir is an engineer turned-MIS professor

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