Business Information Systems


Degrees and Certificates Offered

Master of Science and graduate certificate


Program Coordinator Contact Information

Dr. Sonya Premeaux

Phone: 501.682.6672

Email: sfpremeaux@ualr.edu


Admission Requirements


M.S.

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Applicants must meet or exceed the indicated requirement on either of the following formula:
    • 200 X overall undergraduate GPA + GMAT score = greater than 1020
      or
    • 200 X last 60 hours undergraduate GPA + GMAT score = greater than 1080
  • Regardless of the total points, the minimum acceptable GPA is 2.5; minimum GMAT 420.
  • GRE will be accepted using the GMAT equivalents as established by ETS using most current GRE/GMAT comparison tool available. GMAT or GRE scores used for admission must be taken within the past five years. (REFERENCE: www.ets.org/gre/2008/9934/tool.html)
  • Exceptions:
    • Passage of select rigorous professional certification exams such as the Project Management Professional, MCSE and MCSD exams. In this case, a résumé and personal interview required.
      or
    • At least 5 years of substantial relevant professional experience. In this case, a résumé and personal interview required.

Decision of Business Information Systems Department Admission Committee and/or program coordinator is final.


GC 

  • Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree with either an overall GPA of at least 2.8, a 3.0 in the last 60 hours, or a 3.2 in the last 30 hours.
  •  Exceptions:
    • Passage of select rigorous professional certification exams such as the Project Management Professional, MCSE, and MCSD exams. In this case, a résumé and personal interview required.
    • At least 5 years of substantial relevant professional experience. In this case, a résumé and personal interview required.

Decision of the Business Information Systems Department Admission Committee and/or program coordinator is final.


See website for more information

Visit MS website or GC website.