About the courseThe Computer Information Systems (CIS) degree at JMU prepares students for professional careers that require both the business knowledge and the technical skills to help clients design, build and deliver competitive computer-based solutions. Computer and information systems managers play a vital role in the technological direction of their organizations and must stay abreast of the latest technology to ensure the organization does not lag behind its competitors.JMUs CIS program was recognized as one of the top ten undergraduate information technology programs in the United States (TechRepublic, 2008) and is part of the nationally recognized JMU College of Business. Professors in the program use a variety of teaching methods including projects, cases and business simulations to prepare graduates with strong technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills, effective communication and presentation skills, hands-on experience, and the ability to work effectively in individual and team-oriented environments.
Intake MonthsJANUARY, MAY, AUGUST
Estimated annual course fee
USD 23,650Currency exchange
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AboutJames Madison university International Study Center is part of Study Group, a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a life-changing learning experience. The study centre welcomes, supports and helps students to gain the skills, knowledge and perspectives to make the most of university life. It offers specialized academic and English courses that fully prepare international students to enter university degree program. It has all the advantages of a large public university in America, but the feel of a small, friendly community.
JMU knows that success requires both intellect and action. Students are encouraged to participate in life outside of studies, for a full and rich university experience. The University offers an unforgettable study experience, combining the very best of American education and college life. JMU represents the perfect blend of focused learning and true university spirit.
The Study Center is located in Harrisonburg in the state of Virginia near the east coast. Although Harrisonburg is a small city, Students can discover new activities to try just a short distance from campus. Harrisonburg has a lively atmosphere, with attractions including museums, shopping, skiing, golfing, caverns, farmers’ markets, concerts, movie theaters and restaurants. The University has many clubs and organizations that offer a wide variety of activities. Students can join a range of clubs to meet other students who share common interests, and improve overall student experience. The University has 20 on-campus dining facilities serving world-class coffee, desserts and snacks, including halal, kosher and vegetarian options.
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