Information Systems

Learn to define problems, develop systems, construct applications, and program to excel in a wide range of professional opportunities. Offered as a major and minor.

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Program Overview

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.

  • Engage in meaningful applied learning, including through dynamic internships and co-ops.
  • Select your own specialized content track in information technology management, programming, web and information technology security, or data analytics.
  • Acquire critical knowledge of information systems and develop technical solutions to corporate challenges.
  • Gain technical proficiency in digital multimedia and web design.
  • Collaborate with faculty on research through the Advanced Applied Analytics Center, a regional analytics beacon and resource for businesses that hosts prominent industry speakers, experts, networking opportunities.

INTERDISCIPLINARY ADVANTAGE

  • A strong foundation integrating business, STEM fields and the liberal arts develops critical 21st century skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Every student graduates with a major and a complementary minor, gaining a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through experiential learning.
  • Whether you begin a career or continue your education after graduation, Bryant credentials prepare impact thinkers who are in high demand and prepared to contribute and make a difference.
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The Bryant Difference

99%

99 percent of Bryant graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.

No. 7

U.S. News & World Report 2023 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.

Top 1% ROI

For lifetime earnings and ROI -- Georgetown University CEW

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of Bryant's Information Systems program go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government, and nonprofit organizations.

Amica
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island
CVS Health
EY
Fidelity Investments
FM Global
Gartner, Inc.
Logitech
Oracle
Predictive Index
State Street
The Hartford
UnitedHealth Group
Bentley University
Bryant University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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 400+ prestigious firms at on-campus career fairs.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS

  • Information Systems and Analytics Club
  • Scientific Community Initiative
  • Women's Technology 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

Inspired Faculty

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