Become a Global Information Systems Executive    
Online Graduate Certification in MIS from MUM helps you get there!
MIS (Management Information Systems) Graduate Certificate    

Become a Global Information Systems Executive
Online Graduate Certification in MIS from Maharishi University of Management helps you get there!
Begins Fall 2013.       APPLY HERE
Are you an ambitious Information Technology (IT) professional with a vision, aspiring to move into an IT leadership position?
Information technology is changing the world incredibly fast. It is offering opportunities to create new products, new business models, new efficiencies, and to get closer to customers around the world than ever before. There is a great demand for visionary and dynamic IT executives who know how to harness new information technologies and deploy them effectively in the cause of new models and new growth. You can almost write your own new business card! Delve into some information systems topics

Maharishi University of Management (M.U.M.) is delighted to introduce* a competitively priced 18-credit Online Graduate Certificate program in Management Information Systems (MIS) that can help take your career to new heights. It can help you transition to, or make yourself more effective in, Business Analyst and IT leadership roles.
The program will provide you with the theories, skills and expertise to strategically deploy information technologies and drive new business value. Upon completion of this program, you will:
Program Highlights
• Unique blend of Information
Systems knowledge and
Development of Consciousness
• Completely ONLINE!
• Flexible pace for 2 to 4 semesters
• Top-notch faculty with
distinguished academic and
industry experience
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full program description.
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  • Understand the social and organizational context, and how to align IT with organizational strategy to drive differentiation, collaboration, and competitive advantage. 
  • Understand business information requirements and processes, and how to design and deploy integrated enterprise systems and web applications, under budget and on schedule. 
  • Understand IT Infrastructure including emerging technologies, and how to make it cost-effective, resilient, secure and flexible. 
  • Understand the world of Big Data, and how to structure and manage it for superior information access, insight and agility. 
This program can be completed entirely online in one to two years depending on your needs. It will begin with 2 credits of M.U.M.’s unique course on the Science and Technology of Consciousness (STC)**, and continue with 16 credits of MIS courses to be selected from a wide range of course offerings.

Before starting the second course, the student will be required to take instruction in the Transcendental Meditation (TM) technique at a local or regional TM Center. The cost of instruction in the Transcendental Meditation technique is separate and is the responsibility of the student. The local TM instructor will submit a document verifying the completion of instruction. It is recommended that students arrange for instruction during the first course. 

For students who are new to M.U.M.’s Consciousness-based Educationâ„ , this program will provide a unique blend of MIS knowledge and total knowledge of consciousness that together can help launch your career on a faster track.

Upon graduation from the MIS Certificate program, students will also have the option to complete the MBA degree at MUM with an additional 42 credits of study over two years of half-time study in the Evening-Weekend MBA program, that will also go online in the Fall 2013 semester.

Contact Information:
The MIS Certificate program started in September 2013. Next entry date is January 2014. You can contact us for more information about this exciting new program. 

Core Courses:

MGT 5410 Information Systems Foundations (4 cr)

STC/Forest course (2 cr)

Managerial Courses (at least 4 credits)

MGT 5412 Information Systems Strategy (2 cr)

MGT 5414 Management of Information Systems (2 cr)

MGT 5420 Information Systems Program and Project Management (4 cr)

MGT 5430 Enterprise Business Processes and Applications (4 cr)

Technical Courses (at least 4 credits)

MGT 5450 Data Management Systems (4 cr)

MGT 5460 Business Data Warehousing and Analytics (4 cr)

MGT 5470 Systems Analysis and Design (4 cr)

MGT 5480 IT Security (4 cr)

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