Enterprise Information Systems

Are you looking for a career in business but want more technical skills to make yourself competitive for jobs? This minor combines business process management and information technology to prepare students for a thriving technical or business career. Few universities offer programs in this area and companies are seeking competitive students with these skills.

Skills Learned

ERP, SAP, business processes, integrated business solutions, business analytics

Popular With

Marshall, Accounting, Viterbi, Economics students, & more

Companies That Have Hired

Ernst & Young, Deloitte, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Sony, Disney

How Do I Apply?

Make an appointment with an ITP advisor! Please call the ITP Office at 213-740-4542 to schedule a meeting or Contact Us.

Minor Requirements

Minimum units: 16 (Three core courses and two electives)

Required courses:
All of the following courses (10 units):

• ITP 320 – Enterprise Wide Information Systems (4 units)
• ITP 422 – Configuring Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (3 units)*
• ITP 454 – Enterprise Resource Planning, Design, and Implementation (3 units)*

Prerequisite notes:
* Students must take ITP 320 prior to taking ITP 422 or ITP 454 .

Electives:
Minimum of 6 units:

• ITP 487 – Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence*
• ITP 488 – Managing and Supply Chain Using Advanced Planning and Optimization Tools*
• ITP 489 – In-Memory Data Modeling and Analytics*
• ISE 382 – Database Systems: concepts, Design and Implementation (4 units)

Prerequisite notes:
* Students must take ITP 320 prior to taking ITP 487, ITP 488, or ITP 489.

Important Minor Catalogue Rules:

Students must take at least 16 units that are unique to the minor (i.e. not required to fulfill the student’s major, another minor, or general education requirements).

Specialization Requirements

Specializations are a great alternative for students who are interested in gaining experience in a subject area but do not have space in their schedule to complete a full minor program. While specializations are not a formal part of a degree program, certificates are available upon completion of required coursework.

Minimum units: 10 (One core course plus two electives)

Required courses:
All of the following courses (4 units):

• ITP 320 – Enterprise Wide Information Systems (4 units)

Prerequisite notes:
* Students must take ITP 215 prior to take ITP 415.

Electives:
Choose two courses for a minimum of 6 units:

• ITP 422 – Configuring Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (3 units)*
• ITP 454 – Enterprise Resource Planning, Design, and Implementation (3 units)*
• ITP 487 – Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence*
• ITP 488 – Managing and Supply Chain Using Advanced Planning and Optimization Tools*
• ITP 489 – In-Memory Data Modeling and Analytics*

Prerequisite notes:
* Students must take ITP 320 prior to taking one of these courses

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