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Computers and Information Systems

Managing an organization’s information systems goes beyond just connecting computers. This concentration prepares you to manage a broad array of information systems and emphasizes the major business issues around choosing technologies, designing processes, and improving system results. Here you will develop the necessary skills for managing rapid technological developments, increased competition, and the challenges of global markets.*

Required core courses, plus four other courses:

CIS 413 The Economics of Information Management
At least one of:  
CIS 415 Business Process Analysis and Design (ECM 415)
CIS 416 Advanced Information Technology (ECM 416)


The remaining two courses can be selected from this list:
ACC 438 Auditing II—Auditing and Information Systems
CIS 417 Introduction to Business Analytics
CIS 418 Business Modeling and Analysis for Management
CIS 440 Electronic Commerce Strategy (ECM 440)
CIS 446 Financial Information Systems (FIN 446)
CIS 512 Advanced Topics in Database Design
ECM 437 Digital Marketing Strategy (MKT 437)
MKT 436 Marketing Analytics (ECM 436)


* Subject to change. For most up-to-date concentration requirements, please refer to the Course Catalog.

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