In the challenging business environment nowadays, information technology has shifted not only as a complementary but also as a main strategic tool to play an important role in the business competition. In Business Information Technology Program that is aligned with Information Technology Business, the focus lies on Business Analytics and Social Media Listening. By focusing on these two integral aspects, the organization is projected to play a progressively vital role in assisting the assessment of performance and business strategies. The prospected outcomes are the competencies to facilitate excellent procedures and sustainable competitiveness within the organization. Business Information Technology Program will provide students with the expertise for the development of Information Technology in solving business problems. The graduates of this program are expected to be able to overcome gaps between Information Technology and Business needs that are highly demanded within the challenging business environment. Business Information Technology is designed by combining three focus areas such as Business Analytics, Social Media, and IT Entrepreneurship. In addition, there are special options in the Business Information Technology program, namely specialization in Artificial Intelligence for business that aims to help solve problems in the company. With artificial intelligence making the amount of data and information available at this time, will greatly play a role in assisting decision making in various businesses. Catalog 2016 (PDF), Catalog 2017 (PDF), Catalog 2018 (PDF), Catalog 2019 (PDF)
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After completing the study, graduates are:
Graduates of Business Information Technology Program will have familiarity of the relationship between business analytics, social media, and entrepreneurship. Therefore, graduates will have both IT knowledge and business skills and are able to develop their career in any companies, including but not limited to services, commerce, manufacturing companies, and technopreneur. Potential professions for competent graduates are web analytics consultant, social media consultant, systems developer, systems analyst, business analyst, project manager, database developer, data analyst, software developer, programming consultant, information manager, applications developer, and information management consultant.