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Will employers notice you? Amp up your odds with an IT class

Areas of Study IT / Information Systems | Dec 06, 2012 |

During an interview, the employer asks if you’ve got any tech skills or expertise.

What are you going to say?

Make that answer an affirmative “yes” by slotting an information technology class into your spring 2013 schedule. Technology drives the vast majority of businesses today. Make sure you’re prepared to push a company forward. It’ll make you all the more hire-worthy.

There’s still time to enroll in one of these courses:

Telecommunications (INSY 3432)Tuesday/Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Learn about public and corporate networks, digital voice and video networks and the Internet, among other topics.

Advanced Spreadsheet Methods (INSY 4508)Tuesday, 2:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Discover advanced features in Microsoft Excel and key ideas of modeling and management decision-making that are sought after by top-level employers.

Business Analytics (INSY 4506)Monday/Thursday, 4:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Data can help companies make better decisions in marketing, finance, management and other areas. In this course, designed to appeal to all business students, you will gain the skills to put data to work for you.

Accounting Information Systems (INSY 3421)Thursday, 6:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
Accounting students who want a technological, data-driven edge should take this class, which develops an understanding of business processes, transaction cycles, internal controls and the systems components behind each.

Information Resources Management (INSY 4800)Monday, 6:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
A capstone course that covers long-term planning for information systems. Students will examine how IT figures into political and organizational issues and practice how to think broad-range.

Systems Design (INSY 3442)Tuesday/Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Students who have taken Systems Analysis can take this course to strengthen their capacities in system development and implementation.

Object-Based Programming (INSY 3433)Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
Can you program in Java? Learn a key computing language in this course, which features examples drawn from many different business disciplines.


For more information about the courses above, or to add one to your course schedule, contact your class dean or Professor Howard Kline as soon as possible.


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