Graduate Concentration in Information Technology and Control

The concentration in Information Technology and Control is designed to develop leaders in various business fields who understand (1) how to leverage information technology to create value for customers, external partners, and shareholders by designing better information systems to improve business processes and controls; and (2) how managers can assess the strategic, financial, and economic benefits and risks of investing in advanced information systems. The concentration will provide a strong foundation in the IS/IT area and can be tailored to fit the specific career needs of students.

This concentration requires submission of twelve graduate hours of Information Technology and Control related coursework. Successful completion of the concentration assumes certain knowledge of business and prior coursework.

Admission to the concentration requires a Graduate Student Request Form submitted to the Department and Graduate College and admission to one of these programs:

  • Master of Science in Technology Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Accountancy
  • Master of Science in Finance
  • Master of Accounting Science

 Admission is limited, and acceptance is on a competitive basis.

Select three of the following:12
Total Hours12
Enterprise Database Management
Info Sys Development and Mgt
Electronic Commerce
Dec Support and Knowledge Mgt
Enterprise IT Governance

Other Requirements

In addition to the concentration requirements, students must also complete the requirements of their major degree.
Course substitutions may be approved by the Department after consultation with the IT Area faculty.