Information Technology Management Major

The information technology management (ITM) major prepares students for various careers in the area of business information systems. The curriculum includes a strong business foundation coupled with information technology applications and business systems design and implementation. Graduates with an understanding of both business and technology are in high demand. According to the Nashville Technology Council, the demand for information technology professionals in Nashville has recently increased 120 percent with almost 1,000 unfilled positions in 2012.

B.S. degree program
Total hours 126-128

General Education courses required— 38 hours Hours
EC 2413 Principles of Microeconomics 3
BI 4213 Biblical Ethics 3
Mathematics requirement satisfied by major

 

Specific courses required— 79-81 hours Hours
AC 2503 Financial Accounting 3
BA 3503   3
CCT 395V* Internship 1-3
CCT 4613 Senior Project 3
ENT 2503 An Entrepreneur's Introduction to Business 3
DS 3123 Information Ethics and Policy 3
DS 3213 Principles of Data Science 3
DS 3223 Information Structures 3
SEC 3113 Fundamentals of Information Security 3
IT 1123 Future of Computing 3
IT 1213 Graphic Design Studio 3
IT 2043 Information Systems Applications 3
IT 2223 Web Application Development I 3
IT 3313 Network Principles 3
IT 3413 System Analysis and Design 3
IT 3423 Project Management 3
ITM 4003 Principles of Technology Management 3
ITM 4013 Telecommunications Network Management 3
ITM 4023 Data and Knowledge Management 3
MK 3503 Principles of Marketing 3
MA 1113 College Algebra 3
MA 2053 Survey of Calculus 3
MA 2183 Elementary Statistics

3

OSCM 3503 Operations and Supply Chain Management 3

Concentration Areas— 9 hours

Business Informatics Hours
BA 3503   3
MK 4563 Marketing Research 3
MK 3403 Strategic Internet Marketing 3

 

Health Care Informatics Hours
DS 4003 Decision Support Systems 3
DS 4013 Information Systems Management 3
DS 4103 Introduction to Health Care Informatics 3

 

Information Technology Entrepreneurship Hours
ENT 3543 Marketing and the Entrepreneurial Enterprise 3
MK 3553 Promotional Strategy 3
ENT 4453 Entrepreneurial Management 3

 

Leadership & Organizational Behavior Hours
MG 4203 Training and Development 3
MG 4403 Organizational Behavior: Global Perspectives 3
MG 4453 Human Resource Management 3

 

Sustainability Performance Informatics Hours
ESS 2013 Introduction to Sustainable Energy Sources 3
ESS 2123 Principles of Sustainability 3
ESS 4223 Fundamentals of Environment Management and Technology 3

 

Web Development Hours
IT 3223 Web Application Development II 3
IT 3233 Web Server Technologies 3
MK 3403 Strategic Internet Marketing 3

Note: A general business minor is automatically satisfied by the information technology major.
*CCT 395V has variable credit (1-3 hours)