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Enterprise Systems (ERP) Technology Management

(9 cr) [Open to All COB Majors]

One of the most significant business developments of this generation is the creation of Enterprise-wide computing systems. These huge computer systems are now the backbone of all the major corporations in the US and around the world. Companies are constantly looking for IS experts to create, update and manage these systems.

  • INFO SYS 445 Introduction to Enterprise Planning Systems
  • Business 415 Enterprise Resource Planning Systems Configuration and Implementation
  • Plus three credits from (IS majors must take INFO SYS 481):
    • Business 411 Project Management
    • Business 314 Systems Analysis

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Information Management

(9 cr) [Open to Non-IS Majors]

This emphasis is recommended for students who wish to be able to analyze, manage and use information systems within their functional area of expertise in business and to prepare themselves to work with information systems professionals in accessing information needs, developing requirements and implementing solutions. Not open to MIS majors.

  • INFO SYS 314 Systems Analysis and Design
  • INFO SYS 316 Networking and Telecommunication Systems
  • INFO SYS 481 Project Management
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Web and Mobile Development

(9 cr) [Open to all COB Majors]

The future is mobile! We see the smart phones and tablets all around us and for good reason. Those devices allow businesses to make their processes much more agile by giving employees the information they need at their finger tips. Developing web and mobile apps is very rewarding as you can immediately see your efforts be used by a large user group. With the web and mobile development emphasis, you will be able to create compelling apps and services in any company. Graduates with these skills are in very strong demand in the market place.

 

  • INFO SYS 432 Agile Web Design and Development
  • INFO SYS 433 Mobile Application Development 
  • Plus three credits from
    • INFO SYS 481 Project Management 
    • INFO SYS 445 Introduction to Enterprise Resource Planning Systems 
    • CS 347 Introduction to Usability 
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Web Presence Management

(12 cr) [Open to All COB Majors]

Businesses are facing unprecedented challenges in adapting to a new reality of social media, blogs, wikis, collaborative filtering, social search, user-generated content, mobile applications and social networking. This emphases is designed to provide you with knowledge about new technologies and media that you can use to supplement your skills in your existing major.

  • Business 111 Creating the Digital Future
  • Plus nine credits from
    • CS 125 Web Development
    • CS 347 Introduction to Usability
    • MARKET 463 Internet Marketing
    • INFO SYS 350 Internet Platform Management
    • INFO SYS 352 Technology Innovation
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