Information Security, Assurance, and Analytics Option
This option is available within the Accountancy major at the following location:
The Information Security, Assurance, and Analytics (ISAA) option prepares students to excel in increasingly tech-reliant accounting careers - including auditing, consulting, managerial accounting, financial management and financial reporting. The program builds on the business, accounting, and computer skills classes required of all accounting students, and prepares students specifically to apply the information technologies to accounting, management and other business tasks.
Option Code: 051
Upon successful completion of the program, students will meet the following learning outcomes:
- Recognize entrepreneurial opportunities for new business ventures and evaluate their potential for business success.
- Understand the implementation issues including financial, legal, operational and administrative procedures involved in starting new business ventures.
- Communicate effectively and professionally in business situations through physical or virtual presence, writing, speaking, listening, and electronic media.
- Demonstrate the ability to lead by using team building skills and facilitating collaborative behaviors in the accomplishment of group goals and objectives.
- Recognize basic concepts and theories related to business ethics and social responsibility.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the ethical behavior appropriate to specific business situations.
- Identify and analyze business problems and opportunities and formulate recommendations for courses of action.
- Use quantitative and qualitative tools and methodologies to support organizational decision making.
- Assess how organizations create value in their global supply chains through the integrated production and distribution of goods, services and information.
- Describe the concept of competitive advantage and how it may be achieved through strategic and tactical methods.
- Analyze the information content of organizational processes.
- Define markets and apply marketing concepts and principles using a customer focus to effectively sell products and services.
- Recognize and appropriately respond to ethical, legal and strategic concerns relating to human resource and organizational management.
- Make basic investment and financing decisions for a business using financial management concepts, and methods.
|BIS 272||BUSINESS APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT (or equivalent programming course)||4|
|BA 370||BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS OVERVIEW||4|
|BIS 371||BUSINESS DATA MANAGEMENT||4|
|ACTG 420||IT AUDITING||4|
|BANA 370 ||INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ANALYTICS |
or ADVANCED AUDIT ANALYTICS
or BUSINESS ANALYTICS
|BIS 471||BUSINESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKING||4|
|BIS 472||INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY||4|
Option Code: 051