The business and information technology department combines two of the factors most critical to a successful organization: knowledge of business disciplines and information technology expertise. As a student in the program, you’ll develop a firm foundation in finance, operations, marketing and information technology, whether majoring in business and management systems or information science and technology.
The business and information technology department’s Bachelor of Science in Information Science and Technology features courses in big data, business analytics, business intelligence, cybersecurity, data communication and networking, database management and warehousing, electronic and mobile commerce, enterprise resource planning, human-computer interaction and user experience, and systems analysis, design, and development.
The program provides students with the necessary skills to connect people and technology in today's workforce.
The business and information technology department’s Master of Science in Information Science and Technology is designed to educate students about the design, development, and successful application of information systems in organizations. Research experiences are integrated into the classroom experience, with specially equipped research laboratories available to support studies in human-computer interaction and experiments with computer networks. A large number of computing languages and special-purpose software tools are available on various platforms.
All graduate courses toward a master’s in information science and technology are now being offered online using the program’s state-of-the-art virtual classrooms. As a student in the program, you can choose to interact directly with your professors and fellow classmates during a lecture or view materials at a later time that better fits your schedule.