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Information Systems (Concentration)

Undergraduate - Business Students

By offering concentrations, we provide students with an opportunity to gain additional specialization in important disciplines. Concentrations add value to any business major and enhance students’ business intelligence.

Students should consult a business school academic advisor for any questions concerning concentrations and classes that fulfill requirements for concentrations.

  • Not all courses listed are taught every semester
  • Courses with specific semester designations may change

Please refer to the schedule of classes to check availability of courses: classes.ku.edu

IST Courses (Choose 4 - 12 Credit Hours)
  • IST 320: Fundamentals of Software Development (Cross-listed with BSAN 320)
  • IST 321/310: Spreadsheet & Database Applications
  • IST 325: Systems Analysis and Design (Not open to students with credit in BSAN 325)
  • IST 326: Database Management Systems (Not open to students with credit in BSAN 326)
  • IST 330: Fundamentals of Business Computer Networking (fall only)
  • IST 335: Information Security (spring only)
  • IST 400: Data Mining and Predictive Analytics (Cross-listed with BSAN 450)
  • IST 401: Mgmt of Integrated IS/ERP (Not open to students with credit in SCM 404) (spring only)
  • IST 405: Contemporary Information Technology Topics (fall only)
  • IST 410: IT Project MGMT (Not open to those w/credit in BSAN 410 or MGMT 472) (fall only)
  • IST 492: Honors Topics and Problems in Information Systems and Technology
  • IST 495: Foundations Business Analytics (Not open to students with credit in BSAN 440)
Total Hours: 12


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