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  • Bachelor of Science
  • Minor
  • Erie, Pennsylvania

Information Systems

  • Design, Model and Develop Computer and Information Systems with an Information Systems Degree from Gannon University

    The modern world is increasingly dependent on information. Gannon University's information systems program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to become a highly sought-after professional and put you at the forefront of this expanding and crucial discipline.

    • 100%Program graduates have a 100% placement rate in either employment or graduate studies
    • ABET: Computing Accreditation Commission Accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.
    • More than one million systems-related professionals will be needed in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

    Learn to Lead the Way in Information Systems

    • Master multiple programming languages and platforms, database and network systems integration and development.
    • Design and deploy high-quality computer-based systems.
    • Develop skills in design, modeling and development of computer and information systems.
     

    Experience an Exceptional Learning Environment

    • Compete for the approximately 25 scholarships available per year from the National Science Foundation funding, which is offered through Gannon's Scholars of Excellence in Engineering and Computer Science scholarship program.
    • Become involved in student chapters of professional organizations, including the Association for Computing Machinery, GUBotDev and Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity. 
     

    Inspire Your Academic Success

    Gain real-world knowledge through key information systems courses including:

    System Analysis and Design: Examine systems by analysis, modeling and design at the enterprise, process, logical, data and technology levels.

    Dynamic Web Development: Learn to set up and configure the development environment for applications requiring a web client, web server, application server and relational database.

    Network Design and Management and Lab: An advanced network design course covering contemporary network computing and the various hardware and software components that comprise these networks.

    Achieve the Possibilities

    Our information systems program is designed for your success. Through curriculum flexibility and high-quality educational opportunities, you can:

    • Secure valuable internships and employment at top organizations such as Bayer Corp., Citizens Bank, Erie Insurance Group, Wabtec Corp. and UPMC Hamot.
    • Learn to solve business problems in real-world careers using data and computing principles.

    Innovate, explore, analyze, automate and manage information systems, technology and projects, including data and business process modeling, requirements and project management.

  • Receive hands-on learning through real-world courses, projects and valuable internship experiences that prepare you to become a professional in the field.
  • 13:1Enjoy a personalized experience inspired by Gannon’s faculty experts and a low studentto-faculty ratio of 13:1.
  • Apply for generous financial aid packages and scholarship awards.