MIT 8000 Information Technology Project Management
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course examines the defining characteristics of IT projects and introduces the student to a variety of project management techniques that can be applied in an IT project context. Managing scope, time, cost, and quality will be explored. The course will cover management issues associated with packaged software implementation (e.g., ERP systems), in-house developed systems, and outsourced projects.

MIT 8010 Business Process Innovation
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 4, 5, 7
Description

This course examines the design of an organization’s struc- ture and business processes. The course primarily focuses on the application of information technologies to transform organization and improve their performance. Methods of introducing and implementing information technologies to enable organizational change are examined.

MIT 8070 Mobile and Wireless Information Systems
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CPS: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course provides an indepth coverage of issues in ubiquitous and pervasive information systems. This will include the current and emerging applications, wireless and mobile infrastructure, devices, middleware, and network access issues.

MIT 8080 Security and Privacy of Information and Information Systems, Same as Acct 8680
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course is designed to develop knowledge and skills for security of information and information systems within organizations. It focuses on concepts and methods associated with planning, designing, implementing, managing, and auditing security t all levels and on all systems platforms, including worldwide networks. The course presents techniques for assessing risk associated with accidental and intentional breaches of security. It covers the associated issues of ethical uses of information and privacy considerations.

MIT 8090 Managing Enterprise Systems
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course will explore the concepts, principles, and state-of-the-art methods in enterprise architectures, including architectural styles, architecture discription languages (ADL), software connectors, dynamism in archi- tectures, and architecture-based testing and analysis. The course will help understand the role of architecture in software engineering, specifically during requirements analysis, design (including object-oriented design and related notations, such as UML), and implementation. The course will also conver practical applicability of architectres in software reuse and component interoper- ability platforms (such as CORBA, Enterprise JavaBeans, COM/ DCOM, and NET).

MIT 8100 Management of Information Services
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course addresses the many management issues unique to the information services function within organizations. Coverage includes information systems planning, managing the information infrastructure, justifying information technology investments, the costing of services and networks evaluating information system performance, alternative information service delivery modes, managing distributed and end-user computing, project and operations management, systems security, and the management of information technology professionals.

MIT 8200 Information Systems Strategy
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 4, 5, 6, 7
Description

This course emphasizes the use of information technology to develop distinct competitive advantage in relations with competitors, customers, and suppliers, and with respect to products and services. It examines these central issues: 1) the design of information systems offering strategic advan- tages; 2) the competitive potential for strategic use of information systems; 3) special issues related to inter- organization information systems; 4) special issues related to strategic use of information systems involving inter- national networks; 5) development of financial and audit structures for strategic use of information systems; and 6) the impact of information technology on the global business community.

MIT 8210 Global Systems Sourcing
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

This course is designed to assist students in developing the knowledge and skills needed to work with systems integration vendors and processes. It focuses on the concepts and methods associated with designing, planning, contracting for and overseeing information technology infrastructure and applications. The course familiarizes students with the legal issues related to preparing, distributing, and evalu- ating requests for proposal (RFP)and subsequent integration contracting matters. Students will prepare and evaluate systems prorposals for various sourcing and managing third party relations.

MIT 8299 Finance & Accounting for IT Managers
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites None
Requirements CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Description

Because of the many advances in information technology and the corresponding development techniques, new business opportunities are constantly emerging, and with them the need to manage these applications effectively. This course explores these new application areas and the management approaches needed to make them successful.

MIT 8699 Organizational Change Management
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

CSP: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. Toward the end of the 20th century, the fundamental pro- cesses in conducting business evolved with help of enabling technologies. Enterprise Resourcee Planning (ERP), supply chain management, e-Procurement with B2B technology, agent technologies and shopbots, trust and electronic payment systems and adaptive enterprise computing are just a few of the newer technologies now permeating today’s organization. The purpose of this course is to examine key technologies adapted for use in the 21st century organization.

MIT 8990 IT Management Capstone Project
Credit Hours 0.0 - 6.0
Description

Master of Science students approved for the thesis option must continuously enroll in this research course each semester until the thesis is completed and presented.