The Chair's Message

Message from the Department Chair:

We offer high-quality undergraduate programs that give you the education and support you need to achieve your professional goals. In particular, we offer the following programs:

  • Certificate of Completion in Administrative Support
  • Certificate of Completion in Network Administration
  • Certificate of Proficiency in Information Technology
  • AAS in Administrative Information Management
  • AAS in Information Systems and Technology
  • AS in Administrative Information Management
  • AS Pre-Major in Information Systems and Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Business/Marketing Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Information System
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Individuals who earn a degree from the IS&T Department are highly employable in a wide range of careers, such as Business Intelligence, IT management, and network security. Our graduates work for large and small companies in Utah and across the country. In addition, we offer a Minor in Information Systems and Technology for students who major in other disciplines but want to increase their career opportunities. Computer technology is used in most careers, and a minor in IST provides graduates with additional computer and technology skills.

The B.S. in Information System degree offers four unique emphases to prepare students for a specific niche in rapidly growing IS fields: (1) Business Intelligence Systems, (2) Geographic Information Systems, (3) Healthcare Information Systems, and (4) Information Security Management. The B.S. in Information Systems program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

The B.S. in Information Technology degree offers two exciting emphases to prepare students for dynamic careers in IT: (1) Computer Forensics and Security and (2) Network Administration and Security. The department has mapped outcomes to IT courses with a strategy for assessment purposes.

The IS&T Department also offers programs in Administrative Information Support, Administrative Information Management, and Business/Marketing Education.

Thank you for your interest in the fields of Information Systems and Technology. It is an exciting time to be a part of the changes and innovative technology in our field. I encourage you to explore our Web site and learn more about the opportunities we have to offer you.

I look forward to welcoming you into the Department of IS&T.

Keith Raymond Mulbery, Ph.D.
Department Chair and Professor