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A summer course allows students to earn credits toward their degree faster when taken in addition to fall and spring courses. Summer courses are classes offered by universities and colleges during summer vacation that are accelerated and often take place during multiple sessions. 

What is a summer course in information systems? Courses in information systems are needed to pursue careers in many technology-based fields, such as computer programming, networking and database management. There are many types of courses in information systems, including application programming, website development and network security. The schedule of each school’s summer session differs, so prospective students should carefully check important registration dates and deadlines for an information systems summer course at the school they desire.

There are several beneficial reasons that students choose to take summer courses in information systems. These courses help them to earn credits toward graduation as a general requirement, core academic requirement or elective. They can also lighten the load of fall and spring course schedules.

The cost of taking such courses can vary greatly from one institution to another. Hence, students should do their own research to find out the exact cost at their institution. 

Those taking courses in information systems and majoring in this area can go into a variety of career fields. An associate degree can be the starting point for a career in networking, databases, and programming languages. With a bachelor's degree in this field, graduates will have the opportunity to work in careers that include database systems management, systems analysis and information security. A master's degree builds on the foundation of the bachelor's degree, and graduates can become system specialists in many types of business environments and ecommerce. 

Many universities offer online summer courses in information systems. The advantage of taking an online course is that students can learn anywhere at any time and at their own pace. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in business information systems and international management. It provides a unique com ... [+]

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in business information systems and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and information technology and focuses on opportunities emerging from an increasingly digitalized and globalized economy in Europe.

The lectures will cover different aspects of digitalization, business information systems, and information management. Due to their interactive design, lectures provide theoretical and practical insights into tomorrow’s important topics, including digital business models, business analytics, information management, and blockchain-based Technologies.

Cultural activities such as wine tasting and a guided visit tour of the Würzburg Residenz complement the learning experience in order to provide students with a deep insight into business, culture and everyday life in our Region.... [-]

Germany Würzburg
July 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
The Bonch-Bruevich Saint-Petersburg State University of Telecommunications (SPbSUT)

The “St. Petersburg Summer University” (SUSTP) is open to all students and will help all participants to gain from new methods of lecturing and research as well as enjoyi ... [+]

The “St. Petersburg Summer University” (SUSTP) is open to all students and will help all participants to gain from new methods of lecturing and research as well as enjoying the international atmosphere. As set by the traditional program itself, this program brings also regional and international professors and lecturers for a period of two weeks together and provides the opportunity for local and international students to learn and share their experiences.

SUSTP Timetable 9 teaching days: 6 teaching hours in the morning 1 day for organizational issues 1 day for examinations 1 day final event European Credit Points (4 ECTS)

Every participant receives a certificate from the Summer University St.Petersburg, a certificate from State University for Telecommunication St.Petersburg. You will get 4 ECTS points.... [-]

Russia Saint Petersburg
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University

The "Production Technology meets Industry 4.0" Summer School addresses excellent students in engineering and material science from all over the world who would like to le ... [+]

Industry 4.0 is an initiative by the German government which started in 2011 in order to push on the integration of production with information and communication technologies. In this context, digitization, automation, human-machine interaction as well as better networked production systems play an important role.

The RWTH International Academy works closely together with the International Office, the Language Center of the RWTH Aachen University and the RWTH Cluster of Excellence „Integrative Production Technology for High-Wage Countries“ to offer a perfect mix of technical study and cultural experience.

Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to re... [-]
Germany Aachen
August 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Tel-Hai College

Get yourself immerse into the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and historical cartography in this short 5-day international course. The course will give you ... [+]

Get yourself immerse into the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and historical cartography in this short 5-day international course. The course will give you all you need to start working independently and with confidence in ArcGIS software. The course includes a field trip, lectures from top tier scholars and usage of historical maps and aerials which are part of Tel-Hai’s Center for Historical Cartographic Research.

Main Topics Familiarity with projections and coordinates Geographic information layersRaster and Vector Manage and view layers in ArcMap Anchoring maps / aerial / satellite photographs Digitization Management of database - labels, symbols and information Queries and spatial analyzes of the database Cartography and map creation Eligibility ... [-]
Israel Kfar Giladi
August 2019
Full-time
5 days
Campus