Management Information Systems

Courses

MIS 200 Management Information Systems 4.0 Credits

Introductory course to Management of Information Systems, a core business function. The course examines how information systems (i.e., information technology, people, procedures, and data) help add value to an organization, and integrate the various functional areas of a business (e.g., accounting, marketing, etc.).

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

MIS 261 Introduction to Enterprise Application Software Using SAP - Logistics 4.0 Credits

This course introduces students to the SAP Business Suite, real-life business processes in modern companies, and the fundamental concepts of enterprise application software. A hands-on, case study approach to exploring SAP ERP (enterprise resource planning) capabilities, focusing on Logistics/Operations (procurement, production, and fulfillment) will be used. In addition, associated SAP applications such as Customer Relationship Management and Supply Chain Management, as well as touching on some related solutions such as Analytics, Cloud Computing and In-Memory Computing (SAP HANA) will be discussed. After completing this course, students will be equipped with practical skills and competencies for careers in business and IT where SAP software is universal.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

MIS 262 Intro to Enterprise Application Software Using SAP - Accounting & Analytics 4.0 Credits

This course introduces students to real-life accounting business processes in modern companies, fundamental concepts of enterprise application software like enterprise resource planning (ERP) and methods for reporting and data analysis. We will use SAP ERP and Analytics solutions, taking a hands-on, case study approach to exploring Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting and related business processes. After completing this course, students will be equipped with practical skills and competencies for careers in business and information technology where SAP software is universal.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 341 Microcomputer Technologies for Business 4.0 Credits

Builds on the introductory MIS course. Covers computer hardware, software, and networking technologies in considerable detail. Discusses client/server computing, including network operating systems, middleware, and DBMSs, as well as how these technologies can be cost-effectively and efficiently deployed in business contexts. Uses hands-on labs.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: MIS 300 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 200 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 342 Systems Analysis and Design 4.0 Credits

Introduces structured and object-oriented systems analysis and design methodologies in classroom and hands-on lab settings. Discusses system life-cycle concepts and techniques such as dataflow diagrams, structure charts, and E-R diagrams. Also covers object-oriented design, prototyping, and rapid application development approaches.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: MIS 300 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 200 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 343 Database Design and Implementation 4.0 Credits

Covers data and file structures, object-oriented database design, and the use of SQL for querying databases. Discusses logical and physical database design and offers hands-on experience with commercial database management systems (DBMSs).

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 344 Networking Technologies for Business 4.0 Credits

Introduces networking concepts and technologies. Examines the OSI reference model, networking protocols and topologies, and networking operating systems (NOSs). Compares local, campus, metropolitan, and wide-area networks and the newest devices they use. Also includes hands-on use of a leasing NOS.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: MIS 300 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 200 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 345 Client/Server Computing for Business 4.0 Credits

Examines client/server architecture and discusses how it may be successfully developed and deployed. Examines the technological infrastructure of C/S systems such as networks and middleware in hands-on lab settings.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: MIS 300 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 200 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 346 Management Information Systems Strategy 4.0 Credits

To discuss Management of Information Systems, and then to elaborate on its application to organizational change, especially to reengineering. This course will introduce the student to central aspects of MIS policy and strategy in the first part of the course and then use these concepts to understand reengineering in the latter part of the course.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

MIS 347 Domestic and Global Outsourcing Management 4.0 Credits

To introduce the student to issues in managing the outsourcing of Information Systems. This will be done in a mixture of lectures and student team presentations. The lectures will introduce the students to some of the central themes of outsourcing IS by summarizing current literature. Parallel to these lectures students will form study teams to investigate other important topics of IS outsourcing through a guided literature reading.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

MIS 348 Visual Basic Database Programming for Business 4.0 Credits

To introduce Business students to the basic concepts of programming, object oriented thinking, and database programming in the context of business applications.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

MIS 349 Predictive Business Analytics with Relational Database Data 4.0 Credits

Data mining is about creating new information by examining datasets to identify patterns and unknown questions they relate to by applying data modeling and statistical tools. The objective of this course is to introduce students to data mining through Base Programming, applied statistics, and data visualization methods in SAS.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: STAT 202 [Min Grade: D], STAT 206 [Min Grade: D] (Can be taken Concurrently)(MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D])

MIS 351 Introduction to Programming for Business in C# 4.0 Credits

This course is an introductory course to the process and tools necessary to build a complete information system given a specification. In this course, you will learn basic concepts and techniques in computer programming. This course selects Microsoft Visual Studio.Net and C# as the software development environment and programming language. This language and development system is a complete suite of tools for creating stand-alone applications, portions of larger systems, independent objects, complete distributed systems, and active components of the World Wide Web.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 352 Advanced Business Programming with ASP.Net 4.0 Credits

This course builds on the earlier Business Programming with ASP.NET course. Microsoft’s ASP.NET is the major web application framework used to develop web-based business applications. This course introduces the student more advanced topics in business application development. In the earlier course, students learned how to build basic web-based applications using web forms, this course moves on to building application logic using C# and connecting to the back-end databases that store corporate data. Students who complete both sequence courses will have to ability to participate in building all components of Web-.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D]

MIS 361 Information System Project Management 4.0 Credits

The course is structured around the key phases of a project lifecycle – initiating a project, planning a project, executing a project, controlling a project, and closing out a project. It also pays specific attention to the nine knowledge areas of Project Management as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI)’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK): project scope, cost, time, integration, quality, communication, risk, human resources, and procurement management. Additionally, students will be introduced with choices in project management approaches (such as SAP Project Management and APM.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MIS 200 [Min Grade: D] or MIS 300 [Min Grade: D]

MIS I199 Independent Study in MIS 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS I299 Independent Study in MIS 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS I399 Independent Study in MIS 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS I499 Independent Study in MIS 1.0-4.0 Credit

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS T180 Special Topics in MIS 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS T280 Special Topics in MIS 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS T380 Special Topics in MIS 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

MIS T480 Special Topics in MIS 0.5-12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: LeBow College of Business
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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