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Curriculum by Option

In addition to courses required of all Business majors, BIT majors take the following:

Required Courses for all BIT Majors

  • CS 1054 or 1064: Introduction to Programming in JAVA/PYTHON
  • BIT 3414: Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • BIT 3424: Introduction to Business Analytics Modeling
  • BIT 3434: Advanced Modeling for Business Analytics
  • BIT 3444: Advanced Business Computing and Applications
  • BIT 4484: Project Management

OPTION I: DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS

  • BIT 3524: Database Management and Design
  • BIT 3514: System Analysis
  • BIT 3554: Networks, Telecommunications, and Security
  • BIT 4444: Web-Based Decision Support Systems
  • BIT 4454: Business Analysis Seminar in IT

OPTION II: OPERATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

  • BIT 3454: Business Process Improvement
  • BIT 3464: Enterprise Planning and Control Systems
  • BIT 4434: Computer Simulation in Business
  • BIT 4464: Advanced Supply Chain Management
  • BIT 4474: Global Operations and Information Technology

OPTION III: CYBERSECURITY MANAGEMENT & ANALYTICS

  • BIT 4554: Networks and Telecommunications in Business
  • BIT 4614: Information Security
  • BIT 4624: Cybersecurity Management & Analytics
  • FIN 4014: Cyber Law and Policy
  • BIT 4964: Field Study in Cybersecurity

BIT Electives*

  • BIT 4424: Data Visualization for Decision Support
  • BIT 4544: Artificial Intelligence for Decision Support
  • BIT 4604: Data Governance, Privacy & Ethics
  • BIT 5114: Crime and Conflict in Cyberspace**
  • BIT 5134: Cybersecurity Program Design & Operation**

*These vary by option; in general, students may choose among BIT courses outside of their option and these five courses.

**These courses require permission.