With an online Business Information Systems degree from the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus (UCCGC), you will build a repository of skills in the modern business environment. The Bachelor of Arts in Business Information Systems degree enables graduates to understand the interaction, planning, development, operations of Information Systems, and Information sharing within a business or organization.
Upon completion of your online Bachelor of Arts in Business Information Systems degree, you will be able to:
Apply analytical, logical, and critical thinking abilities in the development of effective information systems solutions;
Evaluate information systems and enterprise solutions appropriate to meet presented business challenges;
Compare and contrast the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, providers, and society;
Develop alternative information systems solutions appropriate for addressing business problems;
Evaluate processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within the business application environment;
Apply knowledge to make responsible decisions when addressing professional, ethical, legal, and social issues and responsibilities relevant to the Information Technology discipline;
Employ collaborative team skills to accomplish a common goal.
This programme is accredited through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.
The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus offers two options to international students: 100% Online or Blended, i.e. 90% online with required residencies in Jamaica each summer.
The intake periods for international (non-Jamaican) students are January, March, May, July, and September.
All regional and international students applying for UCC Global Campus undergraduate programs must submit the following:
High school diploma, GED, or Certificate of Equivalency / Proficiency (with minimum Grade Point Average of 2.5 from high school)
Passes in 5 GCE O Level / CSEC passes at A, B or C including Mathematics and English or International Baccalaureate (IB) or other international qualification deemed equivalent (subject to UCC approval) - Regional (Caribbean) Applicants Only.
Official Transcripts of all secondary school (and other universities) coursework and grades (translated in English). “Official” means that the applicant must request that his school send transcripts directly to the UCC Registry (firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com)
Students who have completed college credits may be eligible to transfer those credits to the UCC Global Campus. (Final determination on the eligibility of the transfer of credits will be made once your application and transcript(s) are received, reviewed and approved by the UCC Global Campus.)
The language of instruction at UCCGC is English. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate English Language proficiency by completing an approved English testing regime such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
USD 3,000 per academic year($5,000 USD tuition per academic year - $2,000 USD scholarships for all successful candidates)
$4,000 USD per academic year(USD 5,000 tuition per academic year - USD 1,000 scholarships for all successful candidates)
USD 7,500 per academic year($12,000 USD tuition per academic year - $4,500 USD scholarships for all successful candidates)