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BS in Information Systems in the Philippines

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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (BS IS) is a four-year degree program that deals with the design and implementation of solutions that integrate information technology with business processes. The program teaches students about hardware and software applications and how they can use them to collect, filter, process, create and distribute data. It also focuses on the design, development and implementation of information and communications technology (ICT) resources to ensure that information systems applications can be used in various industry sectors such as business, education, media and entertainment, healthcare, government, and service.


Recommended Senior High School Strand

Students who wish to pursue a degree in BS in Information Systems are encouraged to take the Information and Communication Technology strand. The strand equips students with basic topics on illustration, web design, animation, technical drafting, and computer programming.


Subjects and Curriculum

  • Fundamentals of Information Systems
  • Information Management
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Personal Productivity using IS, Data, File and Object Structures
  • Fundamentals of Business and Management
  • Information Systems Planning

Admission Requirements

Qualifications

  • The student must be a high school graduate. 

However, if they were not able to graduate high school, they may opt to take the Alternative Learning System (ALS) and pass the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) to qualify for college; the availability of courses for PEPT passers depend on the university.

  • The students must pass the College Admissions Test of the university.

Basic Requirements

  • Form 138 - High School Report Card (Original and Photocopy)
  • Recommendation letter from High school principal and guidance counselor
  • Most recent medical and dental health record
  • Copy of NSO Certified birth certificate
  • Certificate of Good moral character
  • Copy of honorable dismissal
  • Copy of high school diploma
  • (1) Latest 2”x2” ID Picture

Program Outcome

Graduates of BS in Information Systems are expected to be able to:

  • Analyze complex problems and create an appropriate solution
  • Design and develop computing solutions
  • Utilize modern computing tools and skills
  • Apply information technology concepts and practices
  • Integrate information technology-based solutions


On-The-Job Training/Internship

During the fourth year of the program, students are required to attend an On the Job Training (OJT) in recognized IT firms and corporations, any government or private institutions. Students are given the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills in an actual work setting. Usually, universities require them to submit a written report on their tasks, learning experiences, and hours rendered. Their work performance will also be evaluated by their immediate managers and will be submitted to their respective OJT coordinator. The number of hours required may differ in each university.


Board Exam

The BS in Information Systems does not have a board examination. However, graduates may opt to take the Civil Service Examination (CSE) conducted by the Philippine Civil Service Commission (PCSC) to qualify in working in government offices. Some graduates opt to take a Master’s degree followed by a Doctorate degree to gain expertise in the industry. 


Career Opportunities

Graduates of BS in Information Systems may pursue a career path in IT firms and corporations, any government or private institutions. They may apply as an It technical support officer, computer programmer, applications developer, web designer, and IT sales professional.

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Reviews of BS in Information Systems graduates:


list bulletAbout my college education: BS in Information Systems is about Network Management and Security, Database Technologies Management, Enterprise Systems Management, and Web Site Design and Development. It's Difficult but at the same time can be very enjoyable.

list bulletMy current job: I'm currently working at GMA Network as a support and assistance for technical issues.

list bulletHow long did it take to find a job: A few months after graduation, I've acquired a desirable job in one of the biggest company.

list bulletDo I recommend studying Information Systems: Yes, I would recommend the course that I took. Plenty of job opportunities awaits.
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