|Faculty:||Desautels Faculty of Management
|Field of Study:||Information Technology
|Description:||This 30-credit major prepares students for the multitude of information technology-related career opportunities available in industry. It employs a blend of theoretical concepts, hands-on tools, and actual case studies to train students to identify business problems and opportunities, analyze business processes, and develop and implement information systems to support them. The information systems major covers a variety of topics, including strategic planning and investment in information technologies, analysis, design, and deployment of information systems, understanding the opportunities and challenges of Web-based businesses, and managing resistance to information technology-initiated changes in organizations.
Graduates of this program can expect to find employment as business or systems analysts, consultants, information systems quality assurance specialists, and project managers in diverse industries, including banking, insurance, manufacturing, retailing and consulting.
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