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Information system students studying
Department of Computing, Data & Mathematical Sciences

Information Systems Minor

  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

20 credits

required for minor

20 credits

20 credits

required for minor

The information systems minor is an introduction to computer systems, including courses on programming, software development, systems design, database management, and computer security.

Some classes in this minor include:
  • Principles of Information Systems
  • Programming I – Java
  • Business Software Development
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Database Management I
  • Computer Security Fundamentals
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As we continue headlong into the 4th industrial revolution, information system professionals will continue to be highly sought after. Northwestern information systems graduates go on to amazing careers in multiple industries.
Eric Olson
Adjunct Instructor

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James Smith, Ph.D.

Professor of Computing, Data & Mathematical Sciences

Professor Smith first arrived at University of Northwestern in the fall of 1978. In 1981 he developed the...

Larry Dunn, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor
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