Information Systems

(18 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Management Information Systems and Analytics, 3095 FSB (513-529-4826).

The information systems minor, open to all university students, provides students with other majors the managerial and technical skills critical to understanding, using, and applying information technology within organizations. The IS minor gives students a strong background in information and communications technologies, database theory and application, and enterprise systems. Additional coursework may focus on programming and development skills, project management, E-commerce and web development, or other current topics such as data and wireless communications. Emphasis is on structuring and solving business problems by appropriately applying technological resources.

A minimum 2.00 GPA is required for all courses in the minor. You must contact a management information systems advisor in the department to have the minor noted on your grade transcript when applying for graduation.

Neither BTE nor IMS courses can be substituted for courses listed below.

Program Requirements

Required courses: (6 hours)

ISA 235 Information Technology and the Intelligent Enterprise (3)

ISA 245 Database Systems and Data Warehousing (3)

One of the following: (3 hours)

ISA 303 Enterprise Systems (3)

ISA 404 Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management (3)

Two additional ISA courses from the following:

(the courses chosen from this list must be different from those taken to fulfill the requirements above) (6 hours)

ISA 281 Building Web-Based Business Applications I (3)

ISA 301 Data Communications in Business (3)

ISA 303 Enterprise Systems (3)

ISA 305 Information Technology, Risk Management, Security and Audit (3)

ISA 385 Applications of Electronic Commerce Technology (3)

ISA 387 Designing Business Systems (3)

ISA 403 Building Web-Based Business Applications II (3)

ISA 404 Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management (3)

ISA 406 IT Project Management (3)

ISA 414 Managing Big Data (3)

ISA 481 Topics in Information Systems (3)

ISA 495 Managing the Intelligent Enterprise (3)

One additional courses from the following electives:

(the course chosen from this list must be different from those taken to fulfill any of the requirements above) (3 hours)

ACC 361 Modeling Business Processes in Accounting Information Systems (3)

CSE 174 Fundamentals of Programming and Problem Solving (3)

ENG 313 Technical Writing (3)

GEO 441 Geographic Information Systems (3)

IMS 440 Interactive Media Studies Practicum (4)

ISA 281 Building Web-Based Business Applications I (3)

ISA 301 Data Communications in Business (3)

ISA 303 Enterprise Systems (3)

ISA 305 Information Technology, Risk Management, Security and Audit (3)

ISA 385 Applications of Electronic Commerce Technology (3)

ISA 387 Designing Business Systems (3)

ISA 403 Building Web-Based Business Applications II (3)

ISA 404 Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management (3)

ISA 406 IT Project Management (3)

ISA 414 Managing Big Data (3)

ISA 481 Topics in Information Systems (3-4)

ISA 495 Managing the Intelligent Enterprise (3)

MGT 416 Organizational Change Management (3)

MGT 474 Human Capital Metrics (3)

MKT/IMS 419 Digital Branding (3)

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