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Mission and Learning Goals

MSIST Mission

The mission of the Master of Science in Information Systems Technology program is to prepare future leaders in the area of information systems and technology management. Graduates of our program will help companies manage their information systems and technology resources efficiently to attain organizational goals and objectives.

Learning Goals

1. Oral and Written Communications

Communicate clearly and effectively in both writing and oral presentations. This involves clarity of purpose and an understanding of the audience.

2. Ethics and Social Responsibility

Weigh the ethics and the impact on society as a whole when making a decision.

3. Critical and Analytical Thinking

Think critically, analyze the facts, and make intelligent choices regarding the efficient use of information technology and decision models.

4. Information Systems Body of Knowledge

Use knowledge of information systems to support a successful analysis, design and implementation of an IT project.

5. Team Management and Effectiveness

Work effectively as a team leader as well as a member, by actively participating in the team, completing assigned tasks on schedule and working toward a common goal to successfully complete the project.

6. Project Management

Use knowledge of project management to support a successful analysis, design and implementation of an IT project.