Welcome to the Operations & Information Systems Department! We offer programs leading to both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

At the undergraduate level, our students can earn a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems or Analytics & Operations Management. At the graduate level, we offer a Master of Science degree in Business Analytics, a Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems and Management Science and graduate certificates in Business Analytics and Supply-Chain & Operations Management.

Career opportunities in the Operations and Information Systems area include:

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Database Management
  • Network Security
  • Operations Management
  • System Analysts
  • Supply Chain Management

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Operations & Information Systems News

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    Manning Students Serve as Small Business Consultants in Panama

    Ten Manning School of Business students traveled to Panama this summer to provide consulting services to small business owners in a rural community. The weeklong trip, funded by the Manning School, was run by Global Brigades, a nonprofit health and sustainable development organization.
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    Manning School Inducts Largest Beta Gamma Sigma Class Ever

    The Manning School of Business chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma international business honor society inducted a record 167 students at a recent ceremony at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center.
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    In a Data-Rich World, Business Analytics Students Gain Upper Hand

    To keep up with the rising demand for data scientists, the Manning School of Business’ Master of Science in business analytics program continues to grow, adding a sixth track in health care business analytics.