Information Systems and Operations Management

Overview

Information Systems addresses how technology works within the business organization and what type of technology should be used to solve a business problem. Students gain specialized skills that help an organization address their strategic information needs from both the technical and business perspectives.

Operations Management aims to increase process effectiveness in the production of goods and services. Students achieve a global perspective on the supply chain, logistics and operational control of an organization and learn to create efficiencies in the organization.

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Degrees

  • Information Systems - BBA, BS
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management - BBA
  • Business Analytics - MS
  • Information Systems - MS
  • Information Systems (Business Administration) - PhD

 

What Will I Learn?

  • Statistical analysis methods
  • Systems development
  • Data visualization
  • Data management
  • Information systems management and policy
  • Supply chain logistics
  • Inventory management
  • Demand forecasting

 

Example Courses

  • Foundations of Analytics
  • Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Data Science: A Programming Approach
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Operations Planning and Control

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Career Opportunities

  • Systems developer
  • Systems analyst
  • Business analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Data scientist 
  • Operations manager 
  • Purchasing manager 
  • Quality assurance manager 

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$52,683

1st year

$74,066

5th year

$79,892

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

Notice

The business field of study components changed effective Fall 2019. Please check with your advisor if you have questions about which catalog year is more appropriate for you.

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