School and Ranking Information
Although there aren't specific e-commerce degrees available in Bakersfield, a small number of schools in the area do offer management information system programs that include e-commerce and e-business classes. Based on degree levels and internship opportunities, the following public school is considered a top school for management information systems:
- Winner: California State University Bakersfield is a 4-year, public school that is located in Bakersfield, California. It offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management Information Systems.
|Category||California State University Bakersfield|
|Rankings||#32 (tied) Top Public Schools (2015)**|
|School Type||4-year, public|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2014-2015)||$6,792 (in-state); $17,952 (out-of-state)*|
|Management Information Systems Degrees Offered||Bachelor|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||39%*|
|Noteworthy||Business Research and Education Center acts as a resource to local and regional business that promote student involvement***|
Source: *NCES College Navigator, **U.S. News & World Report, ***California State University Bakersfield
California State University Bakersfield
- Advanced coursework could include a systems project and an internship
- School of Business and Public Administration is accredited by AACSB - the hallmark of excellence in business education
- Many student clubs available, such as the CEO Business Club and the Multicultural Club
Founded in 1965, California State University Bakersfield is located nine miles west of downtown Bakersfield, California. The Business Research and Education Center provides students with internships, cooperative education and scholarships. The school has a student population of over 8,000.
The school offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management Information Systems which requires the completion of 182-187 total units, 25 of which are specific to the MIS concentration. General education requirements include courses in natural sciences, fine arts and humanities. Introduction business courses cover financial reporting, microeconomics, finite math, software productivity tools and statistics. Advanced course offerings include a 5-credit information systems project that calls for students to create working prototypes of e-business systems to solve everyday real-world problems.