Information Science

Concentrations

BSIS Concentrations

 Concentrations will be available in five high-demand job areas:

 ● Data Science & Analytics, which emphasizes deep knowledge discovery through data exploration, analysis, and inference. 

Job opportunities for these graduates include: Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Business Analyst, Advanced Analytics Professional, and Database Administrator.

Information Security, which emphasizes cybersecurity and protecting information or data from unauthorized access, use, misuse, disclosure, destruction, modification, or disruption.

Job opportunities for these graduates include: Cybersecurity Analyst, Information Security Analyst, Security Architect; SOC Analyst, and Information Security Officer.

Health Informatics, which emphasizes design, development, adoption, and application of IT-based innovations in healthcare services delivery, management, and planning.

Job opportunities for these graduates include: Health Informaticist, Health Information Analyst, Electronic Medical Records Administrator, Health Informatics Director, and Healthcare IT Project Manager.

Web Development Technologies, which emphasizes full-stack (front-end and back-end) Web Development and Design.

Job opportunities for these graduates include: Web Developer, Full Stack Developer, UX Designer, Web Programmer, and Web Application Developer.

Intelligence Analysis, which introduces the profession and practice of intelligence, and emphasizes analytic methods for generating actionable knowledge to inform critical decisions.

Job opportunities for these graduates include: Intelligence Analyst, Intelligence Specialist, Intelligence Researcher, Competitive Intelligence Analyst, and Criminal Intelligence Analyst.

Watch this short video from the Undergraduate Program director Dr. John Sullivan about the  BSIS program concentrations.