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Information Systems & Supply Chain Management (BS) Information Systems

Mission

The mission of the Information Systems concentration is to contribute to the educational focus of the Information Systems and Operations Management Department by providing students the best possible preparation for careers in a global, technology-driven environment. To accomplish that mission this concentration recognizes the importance and need for both a traditional business education and competence in technical computing areas such as programming and database language proficiency and soft skills such as systems analysis.


Learning Outcomes

Database Technology
Students will be able to model business data requirements and utilize relational database technology.
Dimensions:
1.1 Design and implement a rational database
1.2 Use SQL to create conditional multi-table queries

Understanding Business Problems
Employ a systems approach and a system development method to understand business problems.
Dimensions:
2.1 Analyze an information system need for a business problem; explore the complexities involved in understanding and defining requirements and generate a system request.
2.2 Produce appropriate results through the analysis stage of the software development life cycle.

Design Local Computer Networks
Design local computer networks using the TCP/IP Architecture.
Dimensions:
3.1 Conceptually design local computer networks using the TCP/IP Architecture.
3.2 Estimate the costs of the local computer networks.

Business Software Applications
Design and develop business software applications.
Dimension:
4.1 Working as part of a team, develop an information systems solution for a new or existing business application using appropriate tools.

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