Master of Science Information Systems and Business Analytics

Park University’s Master of Science in Information Systems and Business Analytics will be the premier provider of graduate education in information systems and analytics.

Park University’s Master of Science in Information Systems and Business Analytics provides students with the technical, managerial, and strategic acumen necessary to leverage information technology and data to maintain a competitive advantage and improve operational outcomes.

 

Program Learning Outcomes

The graduates will be able to:

  • Develop and maintain the information systems necessary to support the functional, operational, and strategic needs of domestic and multinational organizations.
  • Determine the most efficient and effective methods of leading and managing the resources to support a firm’s information systems and technology.
  • Evaluate technology alternatives to resolve complex problems in an information systems context while taking into consideration internal and external constraints and the ethical implications.
  • Formulate a plan to effectively collaborate and communicate with key stakeholders (business, HIMS, and IT professionals) in order to achieve corporate or functional level goals and objectives.
  • Establish an organization-wide information security risk management program designed to isolate significant internal and external threats while concurrently designing and implementing contingency, business continuity, and disaster recovery plans.
  • Evaluate the usefulness of information technology to achieve a competitive advantage, efficient operations, and effective decision-making.
  • Analyze large datasets for the purpose of uncovering hidden patterns, predicting future trajectories, and then using the resultant information to aid organizations in making wellinformed operating, marketing, financing, and strategic decisions.