Program Information

Information Technology Management Concentration

The MSITM with a concentration in Information Technology Management is a 33 credit program consisting of 11 courses (not including foundation courses for non-MIS undergraduate majors).

Additional details about program courses and application information can be found in the following documents:

Program Duration and Delivery Method

Full-time students can complete the program in as little as 18 months (4 semesters) by taking 3 courses (9 credits) each in the Fall and Spring terms and 2 courses (6 credits) in the Summer term. Part-time students can complete the program in 2.5 years (7 semesters) by taking 2 courses each in the Fall and Spring terms and 1 course in the Summer term.

Courses are primarily offered over a 16-week period in the Fall and Spring semesters. A limited number of courses are offered in the Summer semester over a 12-week or 6-week period; we do not offer 8-week courses in the Fall and Spring at this time.

All courses in the MSITM program can be completed in a traditional face to face format or in a fully-online distance learning format. Traditional face to face ISM courses are usually offered in the evenings while traditional face to face Computer Science courses are usually offered during the day. ISM courses generally alternate from being offered fully online to being offered face to face from semester to semester. Please check the FAU Course Schedule for further information and course offerings.

Courses - Information Technology Management Concentration

  • Students pursuing the Information Technology Management Concentration of the MSITM program must take the 8 courses (7 Required Courses & 1 Elective Course) in the College of Business listed in the table below
  • In addition, students must take three electives from the courses offered by the College of Engineering and Computer Science (see Electives table below)

Required Courses - Information Technology Management Concentration (Must Take all 7 Courses)

Management of Information Systems and
Technology

ISM 6026

Information Technology Project and Change
Management

ISM 6316

Management of Information Assurance and Security

ISM 6328

Enterprise Information Technology Service
Management

ISM 6368

Web-Based Business Development

ISM 6508

Information Technology Sourcing Management

ISM 6509

Communication Strategies for Business Professionals

GEB 6215

Elective Course - Information Technology Management Concentration (Choose any 1 Course)

Advanced Business Analytics

ISM 6405
Mobile Apps for Business ISM 6058
Data Mining & Predictive Analytics ISM 6136
Social Media & Web Analytics ISM 6555

Elective Courses - Information Technology Management Concentration (Choose any 3 Courses)

Data Mining and Machine Learning

CAP 6673

Software Maintenance and Evolution

CEN 6027

Software Testing

CEN 6076

Computer Data Security

CIS 6370

Mobile Computing

CNT 6517

Object-Oriented Software Design

COP 5339

Theory and Implementation of Database Systems

COP 6731

Topics in Computer Science

COT 5930

Information Retrieval

CAP 6776

Cloud Computing CEN 5086
Cyber Security: Measurement & Data Analysis CTS 6319
Software Engineering CEN 5035
Computational Advertising & Real-Time Data Analytics  CAP 6807
Social Networks & Big Data Analytics CAP 6315
Introduction to Neural Networks CAP 5615
Foundations of Vision CAP 6411
Software Architecture & Patterns CEN 6085
Sensor Networks & Smart Systems CNT 5109
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