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Virginia Tech

Online Master of Information Technology

Decision Support Systems

Value Benefit:

Decision support systems job titles include consultant, technical consultant, systems analyst, systems developer, network administrator, management analyst, programmer analyst, project analyst, database developer, software developer, programming consultant, information manager, applications developer, and information management consultant, among many others.

A decision support analyst may conduct various types of specialized analyses including cost-benefit analyses, financial analyses, and feasibility studies. A decision support analyst documents analytical findings and conducts internal and external research, as well as supports managers by analyzing data and conducting analyses and summarizing the results in an understandable way to assist in decision making.

Module Overview:

Course Names

Decision Support Systems Module

BIT 5594 Web-based Applications and E-commerce

Prerequisites: None; offered fall, spring, summer

BIT 5474: Computer-based Decision Support Systems

Prerequisites: None; offered fall

BIT 5495: Decision Support Systems Design & Implememtation

Prerequisites: BIT 5474; offered: spring

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Virginia Tech has more than 15 years of serving as an industry leader in online master of information technology programs, and was recently ranked #2 in U.S. News & World Report, along with the following distinctions:

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