Business Information Systems

The Department of Business and Information Systems includes the areas of Business, Computer Science, and Office Administration.

The mission of this department is two-fold. The department provides all students access to quality educational opportunities and   experiences that will meet the needs of an ever-changing and increasingly demanding technological society.

In addition, the department provides outstanding educational instruction which prepares students for transfer to a college or university.

The department will:

  • provide career programs and professional degree programs that enable graduates to obtain immediate employment
  • prepare students to continue their education at four year institutions
  • expand learning opportunities through the integration of technology with instruction
  • provide access to instruction through distance learning as well as traditional modes of delivery
  • provide courses that help those already employed acquire specialized skills needed as a result of technological advances or for job advancement
  • evaluate programs and courses for relevancy, making  appropriate changes when needed
  • maintain a professional and knowledgeable faculty


Jefferson Campus

Tiffany Todd
Department Chair
Ruby Carson Hall 123
(205) 856-7860

Bill Blanton
Ruby Carson Hall 123
(205) 856-7897

Jesse Bryson
Ruby Carson Hall 116
(205) 856-7845

Leland Wade Crawford
Ruby Carson Hall 118
(205) 856-7854

DeNedra Peasant
Ruby Carson Hall 119
(205) 856-7856

Rita McLendon
Office Manager
Ruby Carson Hall 119
(205) 856-7864

Syed Raza
Instructor – IS
Ruby Carson Hall 118
(205) 856-7866

Wanda Smith
Ruby Carson Hall 116
(205) 856-7806

Shelby-Hoover Campus

Sandi Logan
Department Chair & OAD Instructor
Business & Information Systems
Health Science Building 428
Shelby-Hoover Campus
(205) 983-5944

Anthony Blevins
CIS Instructor
Web Technologies
Health Science Building 424
(205) 983-5950

Tommy Battles
Health Science Building 420
(205) 983-5977

Barrett Schober Cummings
Program Coordinator
Health Science Building 429
(205) 983-5987

James Calhoun
Health Science Building 422
(205) 983-5968

Linda Hanson Dobyns
Program Coordinator – CIS, Advisor
Health Science Building 426
(205) 983-5951

Justin Fisher
Health Science Building 421
(205) 983-5901

Michael Tydlaska
Health Science Building 422
(205) 983-5238

Melanie Cox
Office Manager
Health Science Building 419
(205) 983-5245