Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Mastering Data, Networks, and Systems Analysis


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Do you enjoy figuring out problems? Are you interested in technology and the way it interacts with people to create smooth processes? If so, then an information systems (IS) degree may be for you! 

Liberty’s online bachelor’s in information systems degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Our information systems degree online will provide the training you need to increase your proficiency in the field. By earning this degree, you will increase your professional market value. We offer 5 areas of study to our IS students, allowing you to personalize your degree to meet your career goals.

You will receive advanced preparation in Cisco, Java, and Oracle. With these skills, your information systems degree is sure to be a valuable asset on your résumé.

Information Systems vs Information Technology

If you’re wondering if information systems and information technology are the same then, we might be able to help! Although the two are related, there is a distinct difference.

Information systems is an overarching field that deals with technology, people, and processes. Professionals in this field are looking at the whole picture. They ensure that each unique part of the system is working with the others in a fluid, cohesive way.

Information technology deals specifically with the technology within the system. These professionals handle design, development, and maintenance of technology. They ensure that the technology is playing its part effectively and correctly within the whole system.

Through this IS degree, you will gain foundational business knowledge in core classes before beginning your specialized training. You will study computer applications, probability and statistics, and organizational behavior. Each of these topics will help you gain hands-on experience in the latest business technologies.

The business courses in this program can prepare you with essential management and behavioral skills. With these skills, you can effectively contribute to your business or organization. Our IS program allows you to customize your degree with an area of study. This will ensure that you gain advanced training in an area of IS that best aligns with your goals.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

  • Accounting information specialist
  • Accounting systems auditor
  • Business intelligence agent
  • Business risk analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Database administrator
  • Internet and security analyst
  • IT auditor
  • Network technician or engineer
  • Systems administrator

As an Information Systems student, you stand at the crossroads of technology and business operations. Your education seeks to help provide you with a foundational understanding of how information technology (IT) supports, transforms, and drives business strategies and processes. However, the field of Information Systems is broad, encompassing various domains that cater to different interests and career aspirations.

Specializing allows you to tailor your academic journey to align with your career goals and personal interests. Whether you’re drawn to cybersecurity, fascinated by data analytics, or inspired by the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in business, choosing a specialization can help enable you to develop a deeper expertise in your chosen area.

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Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.