Information technology (IT) is integrated into countless business operations, making the understanding of the relationship between IT and business operations an essential skillset. The curriculum associated with this Management Information Systems (MIS) graduate certificate focuses on IT management and understanding the technology-to-business relationship by examining IT's strategic importance in achieving organizational goals.
Students who wish to receive an MIS graduate certificate may obtain it from the College of Technology upon completing the five courses listed below. Obtaining the certificate requires the student to complete the Graduate Certificate Program Form and, while enrolled in their fifth certificate course, submit the form to the Office of the Registrar.
Earning the certificate requires successfully completing each course identified below with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.
IST 7000 Data Management
IST 7020 Analysis, Modeling, and Design
IST 7040 Data Communications and Networking
IST 7060 Project and Change Management
IST 7100 IT Policy and Strategy
This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2020-2021 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2020 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.