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This course is designed for mid-level managers enrolled in a required course within the Executive MBA program. Students who successfully complete this course will:

  • Evaluate the readiness of the CIO’s organization (MIS) to contribute towards achieving an enterprise’s goals
  • Assess the keys to success within the information systems types most frequently used to implement strategy
  • Distinguish how systems thinking can empower leaders in an era of global technical, economic and managerial change
  • Execute how to implement IT initiatives which best use project management and software development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies;
  • Demonstrate how to blend security and privacy issues into a strategic framework addressing the evolving nature of online strategies
  • Assess how to rethink metrics, culture and evolving IT possibilities into new strategic thinking