About Information Systems Management
In a world where organizations globalize and flatten their hierarchies, managers must make more complex decisions and turn to more and better information aid in this process. The information systems management program provides education and training so that students can help lead organizational change projects in transforming and improving business processes and in designing and creating new, innovative digital products and services.
As an information systems management major, you can look forward to employment in Software Application Design and Development, Database Design and Administration, Project Management and Systems Analysis. Information Systems Management professionals often find themselves bridging the traditional knowledge gap between information technology specialists and end users.
Because information systems are critical to every aspect of every business in every field, job opportunities are excellent.
Why Choose Information Systems Mgmt. at Harbert?
Tools of the Trade
Students gain experience in the following software environments: ArcGIS, Hive, Impala, Java, MySQL, Php, Pig, R, VB, Linux, Mac OS, and Windows.
Information Systems Management students are prepared to take internships between their junior and senior years.
All ISM majors develop a broad knowledge base through required courses: Introduction to MIS, Database Management Systems & Digital Business Design, Information Risk Analysis & Security and Information Assurance, Big Data I and II, and Application Development.