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Department of Business and Entrepreneurial Studies
Information Technology Major

Description
Information Technology (IT) has emerged as a significant driver of disruptive online and offline infrastructures in the knowledge industry. Twenty first century enterprisers requires managers and leaders who understand the functionalities of IT systems as the backbone of contemporary organizations and can strategically integrate these systems with business functions such as enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, logistics, and customer relations management. This major synthesizes and infuses information technology into traditional cutting edge business disciplines.

Program Goals
To develop distinctive and holistic competencies to lead enterprises in the evolutionary management of multidimensional data platforms and architectures and the delivery of enabling systems that revolutionize organizations. Graduates can find employment in all segments of public and private industries.

Student Learner Outcome Goals

  1. Analyze and describe Client-Server, local area networks and their application in business.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to identify and implement technology solutions for business-related issues.
  3. Use information technology to create a website and identify the value added benefits to organizations.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to listen and interpret client requirements and formulate technical solutions.
  5. Demonstrate knowledge of project management and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, to plan, organize, lead and implement projects.

Information Technology Major Requirements
Course Course Title Credits
CSC 158 Computer Programming w/ JAVA or C++ 3
INF 208 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 3
INF 330 Information Technology Management 3
INF 345 Supply Chain Management 3
INF 349 E-Commerce/E-Business 3
INF 354 Data Base Management 3
INF 420 Data Modeling, Mining & Warehousing 3
INF 440 Project Management 3
Total Credits 24

Information Technology Minor Program
Course Course Title Credits
INF 208 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 3
INF 330 Information Technology Management 3
INF 354 Data Base Management 3
*** *** Any course from the Information Technology major or CEBES Electives 3
*** *** Any course from the Information Technology major or CEBES Electives 3
Total Credits 15