Programs of Study
The "Operations and Information Management (OIM)" Department offers a major in "Operations Management (OM)". This major is concerned with the effective management of the conversion process involved in transforming inputs into desired products and services.
Electronic Commerce is an emerging business environment that automates and coordinates critical business processes between an organization and its suppliers, trading partners and customers through the extensive use of computers and communication technologies, computerized data and secured World Wide Web. Some of the critical processes are buying and selling of products and services, order taking and credit processing, fulfillment and payment, order status tracking and customer support services. The technologies to be studied are: computers, software, databases, telecommunications, the Internet, and the World Wide Web among others. The capabilities of these technologies to support business activities with their long and short-term costs, risks and other business implications are emphasized.