Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology Leadership

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Approx. program length:

18 months


Credits:

15


Cost per credit:

$810

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Redefine what it means to manage IT

Some IT issues affect not just your organization but the whole industry. Get ready to be part of the bigger solution with our Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology (CERT/D-IST). Credits earned in the CERT/D-IST program are transferable toward our Doctor of Management with a focus in Information Systems and Technology.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Integrate and align IT initiatives with organizational strategy.
  • Contribute to IT models that help improve the strategic, tactical and operational performance of an organization.
  • Lead the IT decision-making process and provide leadership to improve the overall performance of an organization.

Course length:

8 weeks*


Total credits required:

15


Requirements and prerequisites

To earn your online Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology, you’ll take 15 credits from a required set of courses.

Core courses

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Foundations Of Information Systems Management ist710
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Organizational Information Systems Management ist724
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Global Information Systems Management ist732
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Information Systems Management Architecture ist733
3
The Impact Of Technology On Organizations org726
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Job opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for computer and information systems managers is projected to be 11 percent between 2018 and 2028. Information not specific to University of Phoenix. A Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology can help prepare you to be an:

  • Application Development Director
  • Computing Services Director
  • Data Processing Manager
  • Technical Services Manager
  • IS (or IT) Director
  • IS (or IT) Manager

Networking opportunities

Access powerful networking tools through our PhoenixLinkTM career services platform. Take advantage of personal career coaching. Search and apply for jobs, or make your resumé visible to employers. And connect with employers and alumni through career fairs and mixers. It’s all about connections. And we help you make them.

Program purpose statement

The Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology (CERT/D-IST) will enable professionals from any industry to understand and evaluate the scope and impact of information systems and technology (IST) from organizational, industrywide and global perspectives. Credits earned in CERT/D-IST are transferable toward our Doctor of Management with a focus in Information Systems and Technology.

The goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality. Accreditation is your assurance that the University meets quality standards.

Institutional accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.


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What sets us apart?

When you choose our online Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology Leadership, you can:

Lock in your tuition

We promise you’ll keep the same affordable tuition until you complete your certificate program. Count on your tuition to be as dependable as your education.

Learn on your schedule

Designed to fit into the lives of busy working adults, our Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology can be completed one course at a time.

Gain real-world insights

Our instructors work in the fields they teach. So you won’t just learn how to impact education — you’ll actually see how it’s done.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And, by taking one course at a time toward a Post Master’s Certificate in Information Systems and Technology Leadership, you’ve got the way.

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