B.S. in information systems

Our bachelor’s degree in information systems provides the combination of technical skills and business acumen needed to take on today’s IT challenges. You’ll gain expertise in fundamental and specialized areas of information systems, including data analytics, systems analysis and design, project management, computer programing, cyber ethics, networking and web development. Through our close ties to the community, you’ll leverage and build active partnerships in the private and public sectors.


Our curriculum combines technical computing skills with relevant business knowledge. We’ll prepare you for professional careers through hands-on experience with the latest technologies needed to support the delivery and management of information systems.

Program and degree requirements

Career opportunities

  • Alumni employers include:
    • CarMax
    • Dominion Energy
    • Federal Reserve Bank
    • WestRock
    • Accenture
  • Careers in the field:
    • Business systems analyst
    • Data analyst
    • Application and systems developer
    • IT project manager
    • Web designer
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  • Being at VCU has changed the course of my life and opened so many doors, allowing me to gain valuable research experience and business/IT knowledge through bioinformatics and IS.
    Michael G. Kiflezghi
    Class of 2017