Bachelor of Business Administration - Management Information System(BBA)

Management Information Systems Major Overview

The management information system program aims to provide to students a balance between management and business principles together with technical skills. It will help students master the theory without losing sight of applications. Graduates of the MIS Department should be well prepared for graduate work or professional employment in information systems or business-related areas (Computer Systems Analyst, information security manager, technical support specialist, software or web-developer, …).

Program Description

The minimum credit hours required to earn a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with concentration in Management Information Systems  is 98 credit hours consisting of:

  • University General Requirement:  2 Courses  6 Cr.
  • English Requirement:  3 Courses 9 Cr.
  • Business Common Requirement: 14 Courses  43 Cr.
  • Major Requirement: 11 Courses 34 Cr
  • Major Elective: 1 Courses  3 Cr
  • Free Elective  1 Course 3 Cr.

The cumulative GPA grade must be at least 2.00 in order to attain the relevant academic degree. Otherwise, students must repeat one or more courses to increase the cumulative GPA to at least 2.00.

In order to graduate with Honor, students must attain a GPA of 3.50 and above.



Continuing Education:


As we are always looking for the best to our students, we encourage our Management Information Systems graduates to continue their education by enrolling at least in one of the following degree, certifications or workshops

  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Project Management Professional Certification
  • Cisco Certificate
  • Information Security Certificate
  • IT Process Management Certificate
  • System/Business Analysis Related Certificates

Academic Staff

Chairperson: Dr. May Itani

Chairperson Assistant: Ms. Noura Khanji

AUL Branches’ Coordinators        

Jadra Branch  Mrs. Nazleh Moussa

Dekweneh Branch Dr. Rabih Zotti

Sin El Fil Branch Dr. Shadia Sawaya

Tripoli Branch Dr. Shadia Sawaya

Kaslik Branch Mrs. Cynthia Sfeir

Chtoura Branch Mrs. Salma Rehimi







Career Opportunities:


Students who successfully complete the university requirements in the MIS program may acquire entry level employment in private or public sector companies in the following fields:

  • System Analysis / Management (transaction processing, decision support, executive information and management information systems)
  • IT Support/Management and/or Administration
  • Information Security
  • Database Management/Administration
  • Computer Networking
  • Data Warehousing
  • Administrative Assistance

Courses & Requirements

General Requirements
Code Name Credits
CST201 General Education I 3
CST 202 General Education II 3
Required Credits: 6
Description: Courses required for all AUL Students
English Requirements
Code Name Credits
ENG203 English for Academic writing 3
ENG204 Advanced Eng. Academic Writing 3
ENG206 Business Communication Skills 3
Required Credits: 9
Description: three courses are required (ENG203, ENG 204, ENG206)
Business Common Requirements
Code Name Credits
ACC210 Accounting I 3
ACC211 Accounting II 3
BUS210 Business Law 3
BUS319 Business Ethics 3
ECO210 Microeconomics 3
ECO211 Macroeconomics 3
FIN210 Managerial finance 3
HRM210 Human Resource Management 3
MAT212 MAT212-Business Math 3
MAT213 Business statistics 3
MGT210 Introduction to management 3
MGT410 Business Research 3
MIS210 Management Information System 3
MKT210 Introduction to Marketing 3
Required Credits: 43
Major Courses
Code Name Credits
MIS320 Quantitative Techniques 3
MIS321 Computer Networking Application 3
MIS322 Data Mining for Business 3
MIS323 Business Application Programming 4
CSC222 Database Systems 3
CSC222L Database Systems Lab 1
CSC310 Software Engineering 3
CSC310L Software Engineering Lab 1
MIS420 E-Business & Web Design 3
MIS421 Business Intelligence 3
MIS 431 Business Process Management 3
MIS426 MIS Senior Project 2
MIS425 MIS Practical Training 1
Required Credits: 34
Major Elective
Code Name Credits
ACC320 Business Software Application 3
MGT420 Project Management 3
MIS430 Special Topics in MIS 3
MIS433 ERP Implementation 3
MKT335 E- Marketing 3
Required Credits: 3
Description: choose one of the following (ACC320, MGT420, MIS430, MIS433, MKT335)
Free Elective
Code Name Credits
FRE-I Free Elective 3
Required Credits: 3

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