Information Systems

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Virtually every organization and field of study rely on computers in order to succeed in today’s hyper-digital age. As an Information Systems student, you’ll look for better ways to accomplish tasks using computing technologies, exploring how the world processes, manages, and communicates information. Over the course of your degree, you’ll develop a unique understanding of technical subjects such as databases, networks, data visualization and telecommunications, as well as non-technical matters such as ethics, law, and digital culture.

Degrees Offered:

  • B.A.
  • B.A. (Honours)
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Sc. (Honours)


  • Peterborough

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Career Paths:

Career Opportunities

  • Information Systems Manager
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Research Scientist
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Computer Systems Designer
  • Web Developer
  • Application Manager
  • Research Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Graduate Studies
  • Data Scientist

Popular Courses:

  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Data Visualization
  • Web Application Development
  • Project Management
  • Digital Culture
  • Conceptional Analysis
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Principles of Online Marketing
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Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average (unless otherwise specified)
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%
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