Information Technology

**The Department of Information Technology and Operations Management is not accepting applications**

Department of Information Technology and Operations Management, College of Business

The College of Business offers a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting, Information Technology and Operations Management. The doctoral program prepares students for university teaching and research. It consists of a set of tool courses (such as statistics and econometrics), a set of courses tailored to the student's concentration and a dissertation. Students accepted in the program are expected to enroll on a full-time basis (at least 9 credits in fall and spring and 6 credits in the summer). Students entering the doctoral program with a master's in Business Administration typically complete the requirements for the Ph.D. in Business Administration (excluding the dissertation) in 30 to 36 months and the dissertation in 12 to 18 months.

Admission to the program is restricted to students who show exceptionally high promise for mastering the conceptual and analytic tools required for doctoral study in business.

Information Technology Concentration

The Information Technology and Operations Management program is a multidisciplinary field of study that focuses on the design, development, implementation, and use of information technology to solve organizational problems. The program stresses both theory and research.

The courses required for the program may vary with the student's background. The courses normally required for the program are

QMB 7565 Research Methods I
QMB 7566 Research Methods II
STA 7114 Multivariate Statistics
CIS 7979 Research in Computer Information Systems
MAN 7207 Organization Theory
MAN 7155 Fundamentals of Behavioral Research
GEB 7936 Doctoral Seminar in Business Administration
ISM 7935 Seminar in Information Systems

Electives offered for a concentration in Information Technology and Operations Management

QMB 7607 Decision Theory
ISM 7126 System Analysis and Design
ISM 7306 Seminar on Managing Information Resources
ISM 7345 Organizational Impacts of Information Systems
ISM 7406 Decision Support Systems
ISM 7605 Qualitative Research
ISM 7930 Special Topics in Information Systems
ISM 7935 Seminar in Information Systems

Before applying, you should email you intention to do so to the ITOM Department Chair and Ph.D. Graudate Advisor, Dr. Tamara Dinev, tdinev@fau.edu, to coordinate the application process. If you have questions about the Information Technology area of concentration don't hesitate to contact Dr. Dinev.

Information Technology Faculty

The Information Technology faculty has had research published in prestigious journals such as: Organization Science, the Academy of Management Journal, the Journal of Management Information Systems, Organizational Behavior & Human Decision Processes, International Journal of Public Administration and the Journal of Forecasting.

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Contact Us

General Information
Judith Benson
phone: (561) 297-1176
email: benson@fau.edu
map: FW (23) 101

Information Technology
Dr. Tamara Dinev, Chair
phone: (561) 297-3181
email: tdinev@fau.edu
map: FL (24) 214

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The FAU College of Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB
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