Information Technology and E-Commerce (ITEC)
ITEC 3155 Database for Financial Applications (4 Credits)
In this course, you will explore databases and other information systems used in financial applications. You will learn to build and to document a small financial database. You will learn to read and interpret entity-relationship diagrams and process flowcharts. You will also gain an understanding of many of the topics covered in the Business Environment Concepts portion of the CPA exam.
ITEC 3325 Emerging Technologies (4 Credits)
This course is for students who want a strategic edge: to understand how the advanced information technologies that are emerging today will impact business in the near to medium future. This course will equip students with an understanding of the key information technologies central to the knowledge economy, their current and prospective business uses, and lifelong skills in how to think about business uses of these technologies - to identify, critically analyze, and evaluate them. This course is for students who want to become key players in the coming economy by combining substantial understanding of the technology side with substantial understanding of the business side – applications and strategy.
Prerequisites: Degree checkpoint 2.
ITEC 3379 Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence III (4 Credits)
This course is focused on the process of corporate decision making and the tools that support this process. Early DSSs in support of customer relationship management have made strides in focusing on the support of the strategic decision making process. Through business intelligence tools, this process is becoming a science in itself. This course focuses on this emerging science. Prerequisites: ITEC 3378 and degree checkpoint 2.
ITEC 3980 Internship (1-5 Credits)
Practical experience (field study); requires written report. Instructor approval required.
ITEC 3991 Independent Study (1-8 Credits)
Independent research/study; requires written report. Instructor approval required.
ITEC 3992 Directed Study (1-4 Credits)