Course Schedule for Fall 2019



Business Intelligence, Big Data & Analytics

Today data is everywhere. The most competitive commercial companies are harnessing it to formulate their go-to-market strategies, make course corrections and outthink the competition. Governments are using data to develop solutions to social issues, recruit talent, and even to prevent terrorist attacks. This course explores how government agencies, commercial companies and nonprofits are Business Intelligence (BI) and Big Data Analytics to achieve their strategic goals and objectives. During the course students are introduced to the concepts through real-world demonstrations of BI and Big Data Analytics solutions.

Note: This course meets online

  • Course #: MPTM-650-201
  • CRN: 30943
  • Format: Online
  • Instructor: Hogan, K.
  • Dates: Oct 23 – Dec 16, 2019


Global Competitive Intelligence

This course examines Competitive Intelligence (CI) as the collection and analysis of information to anticipate competitive activity, see past market disruptions, and dispassionately interpret events in a global perspective. In addition students will develop techniques to develop analysis, which provides insight into marketplace dynamics and challenges in a structured, disciplined, and ethical manner using published and non-published sources.

  • Course #: MPAI-735-01
  • CRN: 36232
  • Format: On-campus
  • Instructor: Abouzeid, S.
  • Dates: Aug 28 – Dec 20, 2019
  • Class Meetings:


Info Sci:Competitive Intellige

This course examines how information science and competitive intelligence are both concerned with the gathering, manipulation, classification, storage, and retrieval of recorded knowledge for analysis and utilization. Students will have practical experience with case studies that demonstrate the need to develop information systems that can acquire, organize, maintain, and disseminate information with minimum effort and costs to users through adjusting the traditional perspectives substantially.

  • Course #: MPAI-740-201
  • CRN: 36902
  • Format: Online
  • Instructor: Westbrook, K.
  • Dates: Oct 23 – Dec 16, 2019