Oct 01, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Accounting and Management Information Systems


Telephone: (302) 831-2961
http://www.lerner.udel.edu/departments/accounting-mis
Faculty Listing: http://www.lerner.udel.edu/departments/accounting-mis/faculty-and-staff

Accounting

The program provides preparation for the Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examination, the Certificate in Management Accounting, and other professional certifications.

Of the required upper division ACCT courses (ACCT 302 , ACCT 315 , ACCT 316 , ACCT 327 , ACCT 413 , ACCT 414 , ACCT 415 , ACCT 417 , and ACCT 425 ), no more than two may be transferred from another AACSB institution.

Business Analytics

The Business Analytics major educates students in the theories and methods of analyzing large volumes of data for gaining competitive advantages and strategic insights in today’s business world.

Management Information Systems

The Management Information Systems (MIS) major is designed to prepare students for careers that leverage information technology in a business environment, enabling graduates to use information systems to manage the organization. 

Of the required courses (MISY 250 , MISY 261 MISY 225 , MISY 330 , MISY 350 MISY 408 MISY 430 , MISY 431 , MISY 432 , MISY 450 , and two MISY electives), no more than two may be transferred from another AACSB institution.

Minors

The Business Analytics minor assists students with developing skills in the growing field of analytics. The program emphasizes statistics, oral and written communication, structured decision-making, data visualization and relational databases.

The Management Information Systems (MIS) minor is designed to provide students with an opportunity to acquaint themselves with the three interrelated areas of Management Information Systems: Business Foundations, Information Technology, and Project Management/Hands on Experience, and to explore the rapidly expanding field of computer-based management information systems. 

Programs

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