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Information Systems

Learn to define problems, develop systems, construct applications, and programming to excel in a wide range of professional opportunities.

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Program Overview

Information Systems at Bryant

Expert faculty, including consultants to industry and the 2017 International Association for Computer Information Systems Computer Educator of the Year, will guide you as you prepare to be a leader in the integration of information, technology, and analytics into business.

Program Features

  • Engage in experiential, applied learning opportunities through dynamic internships and co-ops.
  • Explore E-business models, including direct selling and business-to-business logistics, and their related back-end internet protocols.
  • Acquire critical knowledge of cloud computing and information systems security.
  • Immerse yourself in a faculty-supervised directed study where you conduct independent, in-depth research.
  • Collaborate with faculty on research through the Advanced Applied Analytics Center, a regional analytics beacon.

Cross-Disciplinary Advantage

  • Our nationally acclaimed business foundation cultivates innovative thinking and problem-solving abilities through real-world projects that develop leadership skills.
  • Your liberal arts minor will be a competitive advantage, enriching an immersive education that integrates analytical and critical thinking.
  • Whether you begin your career or pursue grad school after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.

 

A Bryant Education
Alexander Bronk

Alexander Bronk '17

Major:
  • Information Systems
  • Communication

Connecting the dots with talented mentors from the Bryant network led to exciting opportunities

Hometown: Newport, RI

More Than a Major

  • Internships
  • Academic Organizations
  • Academic Competitions
  • Leadership

A Connected Community

Ann Marie Habershaw

Ann Marie Habershaw '84

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Ashley Nesmith

Ashley Nesmith '17

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Beth Bombara

Beth Bombara '89

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The Bryant Difference

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No. 9
U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 9 in the Regional Universities North category.
Graduate School
16%
At Bryant, 16 percent of the Class of 2016 enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.
94% Agree
94% Agree
Of Bryant’s Class of 2016 agree that Bryant prepared them for success.

Where Our Students Go

  • Amica
  • Bentley University
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Bose
  • Dell EMC
  • Ernst & Young
  • Fidelity Investments
  • FM Global
  • Hasbro
  • International Game Technology
  • Lifespan
  • MIT
  • Mohegan Sun
  • Oracle
  • State Street
  • Textron
  • The Hartford
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • University of Connecticut
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Career Education Opportunities

  • Network with accomplished Applied Analytics, and Statistics and Information Systems  alumni to explore different paths.
  • Internships and co-ops in a variety of industries obtained through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education and working faculty.
  • Discuss career opportunities from 100+ prestigious firms at on-campus career fairs.

Clubs/Organizations

    • Bryant University Gamers
    • Scientific Community Initiative
    • Technology and Analytics Club

Service

    • Colleges Against Cancer
    • Big Brothers Big Sisters
    • Volunteer for summer High School Analytics Camp
    • Participate in Bryant-sponsored analytics conferences

International

    • Sophomore International Experience
    • Study abroad during your junior year

Research

    • Collaborate with faculty on research through the Advanced Applied Analytics Center, a regional beacon for analytics
    • Compete in the Bryant App-a-Thon
Suhong Li, Ph.D.

Inspiring Faculty

Our esteemed faculty include award-winning educators and mentors who have had success in the fields they teach and in research. They include the author of a leading management information systems textbook, consultants to industry, the recipient of the 2015 SAS® Distinguished Professor Award, and the 2017 International Association for Computer Information Systems Computer Educator of the Year. Among them is:

SUHONG LI, Ph.D.

Professor of Information Systems and Analytics; 2017 International Association for Computer Information Systems Computer Educator of the Year