Information Systems (B.S.) - Global Studies

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The Information Systems (IS) major is a technically oriented degree program. With a major in IS, students learn the latest technological skills and complement these skills with a thorough grounding in all of the functional areas of business. The program provides you with a solid foundation in business and technology, developing skills that prepare you to effectively apply information technology to improve business processes across a broad spectrum of disciplines.

Academic Program

In addition to the required core classes on the degree completion plan, each student is required to complete various core classes that specialize in global studies.


Sampling of program courses:

  • Introduction to Global Studies: GLST 200
  • Intercultural Communication and Engagement: GLST 220
  • Cultural Anthropology: GLST 290
  • World Religions: GLST 350
  • Career Preparation for Global Workers: GLST 385

Program of Study

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Career Opportunities

  • Applications System Analyst
  • Database Analyst
  • Technical Support Analyst
  • Web Applications Developer

Advising Information

Contact a Professor
Virginia Zaffke:
David Donahoo:
Cate A. Buck:
Brian Satterlee:


Green Hall 1652
(434) 592-7321


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