Information systems are vital to businesses. They are used in problem solving, analysis and decision making at all levels of management. This minor provides you with a strong, functional background in information technology. Proficiency in web programming, data management, networking and data security help you to resolve a range of business issues for many different employers. The ability to track supply chains, and improve electronic business and e-commerce strategies gives you an additional advantage in administrative and managerial roles.
Courses not only make you a more effective user of information technology, but a more informed consumer as well. You’ll be able to assess the strengths and weaknesses of various programs, hardware and software on the market, ensuring that the right ones are chosen and implemented. Whether you plan to work for yourself, or in fields as diverse as telecommunications, health care and law, you’ll know that the technology you depend on functions effectively and reliably, and that important information is protected at all times.