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Students in the Driehaus College of Business who wish to acquire skills in both the business and the technological foundations of information systems management may minor in Management Information Systems to further their skill set and marketability in technological business fields.

Declaration Requirements

To declare a minor in Management Information Systems, a Driehaus student must meet the following requirements:
  • A minimum cumulative DePaul grade point average of 2.000
  • A minimum Management Information Systems grade point average of 2.000
  • No grade of IN, R, or lower than C- in any Management Information Systems course

Course Requirements

In addition to MIS 140, a Driehaus student minoring in Management Information Systems is required to complete the following courses totaling at least 16.0 hours:
MIS 350 Business Systems Analysis is to be taken only by MIS minors; MIS 360 Systems Analysis and Design is to be taken only by MIS majors.

Graduation Requirements

All MIS courses and any courses used toward the Management Information Systems minor must be completed with a minimum grade of C- and with a combined GPA of 2.000 or higher.

MIS 360


This is a course in object-oriented systems analysis and design using UML. Students cover activity, use-case, class, sequence, state chart, and other UML diagrams. They also cover requirements analysis, GUI and infrastructure design along with project size and complexity estimating using Function Point Analysis. PREREQUISITE(S): IT 130 and either MIS or EBUS major intended or declared status
IT 130 and an intended or declared MIS, IT, IS or E-Business major are a prerequisite for this class.