Minor in Computing and Business
The Computing and Business Minor is offered by the Colleges of Computing and Business. It is a course of study that enables undergraduate students in Computing and Business to learn one another's language through innovative coursework and interdisciplinary team projects focused on solving real-world problems presented by the Program’s Corporate Affiliates.
The curriculum of the Minor in Computing and Business requires the completion of 22 semester credit hours.
Computing students will gain an understanding of market forces and the financial implications of IT investments.
Business students will gain an understanding of the relationships among software infrastructure, business processes, organizational structure, and business strategies to effectively manage IT resources, as well as an understanding of the IT capabilities and constraints.
Both Computing and Business students will:
- learn how to identify and leverage emerging technologies to address market and societal needs.
- demonstrate their skills and ability to work in interdisciplinary teams by solving real business problems in capstone projects that involve a mix of Technology and Business issues.
- learn communication, teamwork, and leadership skills that will prepare them for successful careers in a technology-driven business world.
The minimum, cumulative GPA required for applicants to the Denning T&M Program is 3.0 based on a minimum of 12 hours earned at Georgia Tech. In order for accepted students to maintain their eligibility to remain in the T&M Program, they must continue to maintain a minimum, cumulative GPA of 2.9 and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA for the classes required by the Denning T&M curriculum. All courses used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be taken for a letter grade; pass/fail credit is not allowed and must be completed with the grade of C (2.00) or better.
Program of Study - Business Administration Students Track
|CS 1331||Introduction to Object Oriented Programming||3|
|CS 2316||Data Manipulation for Science and Industry||3|
|CS 2340||Objects and Design||3|
|CS 3743||Analysis of Emerging Technologies||3|
|CS 3744||Managing Product, Service & Technology Development||3|
|CS 4741||Integrative Management Development-Project Preparation||3|
|CS 4742||Integrated Computing and Management Capstone Project||4|
|Total Credit Hours||22|
Application and course descriptions are available at: http://scheller.gatech.edu/centers-initiatives/technology-management-program/index.html
Program of Study - Computer Science and Computational Media Students Track
|MGT 3000||Financial and Managerial Accounting||3|
|MGT 3078||Finance and Investments||3|
|or MGT 3062||Financial Management|
|MGT 3300||Marketing Management I||3|
|MGT 3743||Analysis of Emerging Technologies||3|
|MGT 3744||Managing Product, Service & Technology Development||3|
|MGT 4741||Integrative Management Development-Project Preparation||3|
|MGT 4742||Integrated Technology and Management Capstone Project||4|
|Total Credit Hours||22|