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% with almost one thousand unfilled positions in 2012.

B.S. degree program with embedded General Business Minor, Total Hours 126-128

Specific courses required

General Education 38 hours Hours
  Specific General Education Courses required by ITM major  
EC 2503 Economics  3
BI 4213 Bible 3

 

Accounting (AC) Hours
AC 2503 Financial Accounting 3

 

Entrepreneurship (ENT) Hours
ENT 2503 An Entrepreneur's Introduction to Business 3

 

Computing & Informatics (SCI) Hours
SCI 395V Internship in Computing & Informatics  
SCI 4613 Senior Project 3

 

Computer Science (CS) Hours
CS 1213 Introduction to Computer Programming 3
CS 1233 Object-Oriented System Design & Programming 3
CS 2243 Database Management Systems 3

 

Informatics (INF) Hours
INF 3123 Information Ethics & Policy 3
INF 3133 Research Methods in Informatics 3
INF 3233 Data Mining & Analysis 3

 

Information Security (IS) Hours
IS 3113 Introduction to Policy and Procedures 3

 

Information Technology (IT) Hours
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 & Design 3
IT 3423 Project Management 3

 

Information Technology Management (ITM) Hours
ITM 4003 Principles of Information Technology Management 3
ITM 4013 Telecommunications Network Management 3
ITM 4023 Data & Knowledge Management 3

 

Operations and Supply Chains Management (MG) Hours
MG 3503 Management Science 3

 

Marketing (MK) Hours
MK 3503 Principles of Marketing 3

 

Mathematics (MA) Hours
MA 1113 College Algebra 3
MA 2053 Survey of Calculus 3
MA 2183 Elementary Statistics 3

 


Concentration Areas- 9 hours

Business Informatics Hours
AC 3553 Accounting Information Systems 3
MK 4563 Marketing Research 3
MK 3403 Internet Marketing 3

 

Health Care Informatics Hours
INF 4003 Decision Support Systems 3
INF 4013 Information Systems Management 3
INF 4103 Intro to Health Care Informatics 3

 

Information Technology Entrepreneurship Hours
ENT 3503 The Entrepreneurial Enterprise 3
MK 3553 Promotional Strategy 3
ENT 4453 Managing the Entrepreneur Enterprise 3

 

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

 

Sustainability Performance Informatics Hours
ESS 2013 Introduction to Sustainabile Energy Sources 3
ESS 4123 Principles of Sustainability 3
ESS 4223 Fundamentals of Environment Management & Technology 3

 

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