The University’s general degree requirements are discussed here.
The M.S. degree in ITM requires a minimum of 36 credit hours, consisting of basic business courses, IT foundation courses, IT elective courses, and free electives. The business core courses are designed to provide incoming students with the context to better appreciate and understand the complex issues that occur at the interface between IT and business. The IT foundation courses cover the essentials of IT knowledge that any student must possess. The IT elective courses provide in-depth knowledge of the technology and technology management issues. In addition, students may choose approved electives that maximize their individual educational and professional goals. The program also offers opportunities for students to concentrate in specific tracks such as ‘Enterprise Systems’, ‘Healthcare Systems’, and ‘Information Security’ depending on their interests and goals. The students can contact the advising office for the recommended courses for these tracks.
Students must maintain a 3.0 grade point average in both core courses and in aggregate courses to qualify for the M.S. degree.
Basic Business Core Courses (minimum of 9 credit hours from the following)
6305 Accounting for Managers
FIN 6301 Financial Management
MECO 6303 Business Economics
MKT 6301 Marketing Management
OPRE 6301 Quantitative Introduction to Risk and Uncertainty in Business
OPRE 6302 Operations Management
Free Electives (6 credit hours)
Any course from the set of IT electives may be used as a free elective. Also any course from the set of business core courses, or any other graduate level business course may be used as a free elective.
The following are some of the other IT-related courses offered by the school.
MIS 6318 Electronic Commerce
MIS 6322 Developing Business Applications with Visual Basic
MIS 6325 Advanced Telecommunications
MIS 6355 Information Technology for E-Business
MIS 6360 Software Project Management
MIS 6309 Business Data Warehousing with SAP
AIM 6336 Information Technology Audit and Risk Management
AIM 6338 Accounting Systems Integration and Configuration
AIM 6339 Financial Reporting using XBRL and XML
AIM 6340 Information Technology Project Management
AIM 6343 Accounting Information Systems
AIM 6379 ABAP Programming
AIM 6384 Analytical Reviews using Audit Software
AIM 6385 Managerial
IMS 6314 Global E-business Marketing
MECO 6311 Economics of Information Goods
MKT 6322 Internet Business Models
MKT 6323 Database Marketing
OPRE 6332 Spreadsheet Modeling
OPRE 6369 Supply Chain Software
OPRE 6386 Applied Programming Languages