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Information Technology Management Certificate

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Type

Non-Credit

Format

Self-Paced

Modality

Online

Number of Courses

3

Total Contact Hours

44

Total Cost

$1,500

Innovate Like the Great DaVinci

The need for technology has increased tremendously and requires a corresponding reskilling of the workforce. Earn the online Information Technology Management certificate to be an agile consumer of technologies and equip yourself for the skills of tomorrow. Technology management helps increase organizational value and enables your team to optimize and organize resources, staffing, time, processes, and communication. Participants will learn project management best practices, how to develop an Agile mindset, and the fundamentals of cloud computing.

Now more than ever, professionals are expected to be well-rounded, skilled in multiple disciplines, while also having a specialization to stand out. Inspired by famed artist and scientist, Leonardo da Vinci (Mona Lisa, anyone?), LSU Online & Continuing Education is proud to offer DaVinci Certificate programs that fuse technical or business-related knowledge with skill sets gained from the humanities and social sciences.

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Course Listing

Course Listing: Information Technology Management

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Learning Outcomes

What will I learn from an online Information Technology Management certificate?

Essentials of Project Management (Online)

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the requirements for leading and participating in successful projects
  • Apply their learning in a practical way in the workplace

Developing the Agile Mindset with Scrum (Online)

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Apply an agile mindset
  • Utilize the Scrum Framework for agile product delivery
  • Identify typical roles on an agile team
  • Plan and deliver products in iterative increments
  • Inspect and adapt using agile retrospectives
  • Motivate a team and stakeholders for effective agile management
  • Create an agile transformation plan for an organization

Principles of Cloud Computing I (Online)

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Explain varying motivations for utilizing cloud computing, including business, economic, political, etc.
  • Differentiate between cloud computing options, including deployment modes (public/private/hybrid), types of services offered (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), and functions of cloud providers
  • Describe the technical infrastructure facilitating cloud computing, including the OSI model and how security functions in a cloud environment
  • Identify fundamental concepts involved in the decision of a cloud computing vendor
  • Communicate current and future cloud computing concepts concisely to a general business audience
Career Outlook

Career Outlook: Information Technology Management

The online Information Technology Management certificate may prepare you for these roles:

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Network Administrator
  • Information Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Software Applications Developer
Cost

Cost: Information Technology Management

The cost for each individual course is:

  • Essentials of Project Management (Online) - $795
  • Developing the Agile Mindset with Scrum (Online) - $795
  • Principles of Cloud Computing I (Online) - $995

If you purchase each course in this program individually, the total cost for all three courses is $2,585.

Bundle and save!

  • If purchased as a certificate program, you’ll receive a bundle discount for a total cost of $1,500.

Payment is due prior to beginning the course.

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Note: Prices are subject to change. Contact our Enrollment Coach team to see what savings you may qualify for.

Timeframe to Completion

Timeframe: Information Technology Management

How fast can I complete an online Information Technology Management certificate?

If you purchase the courses individually, you have two (2) to six (6) weeks to complete each course. If you purchase the Certificate bundle, you will have four (4) months to complete the program.

Digital Badge Details

Digital Badge: Information Technology Management

Successful completion of all courses within the program earns you an official LSU digital badge to show off your skill sets. This badge can be used to bulk up your online résumé and showcase your expertise in the topic. Badges are distributed through Badgr. If you have completed this program, request your badge.
Student Pathways

Student Pathways: Information Technology Management

Courses in the Information Technology Management certificate are also required to complete other programs from LSU Online & Continuing Education. Complete this program and you will already have completed a course required for our:

Some professional certificate programs are also approved to count as credit toward an online degree program through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).

Contact an Enrollment Coach today to help put you on a personalized path toward your career goals.

Technical Requirements

Technical Requirements: Information Technology Management

This online course requires access to a computer with internet access (Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox recommended), email, MS PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Refund & Cancellation Policy: Information Technology Management

Our refund and cancellation policies vary and are subject to change. See the most updated policies.