> Management & Accounting
Course No: MIST.6080-061; SIS Class Nbr: 8414
This course, an MBA elective, will focus on
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems that
integrate information spanning the functional
boundaries within an organization. ERP systems
include like SAP/R3, PeopleSoft, Oracle, and
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) like
Seibel, Tariva, etc. The goals of the course
are to help students understand ERP systems and
their underlying components and technologies,
the implications of implementing ERP in
organizations. Course will cover management and
technical issues during the pre-implementation,
installation, and post-installation stages of
the ERP and/or CRM software in organizations.
This course will cover topics such as: ES
planning, business process re-engineering,
selection of ES software and vendors, role of
outside consultants, budgeting and resource
planning, systems conversion, testing, user
training, stabilization, role of top
management, IT staff, consultants, design
teams, and employee, and other topics.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: MBA, Found Core, MIST.6010 or MSA
- Special Notes: If not currently matriculated in a Manning School of Business program, please contact the MBA staff at MBA@uml.edu or call 978-934-2848 for permission to take courses.
- Section Notes: P: MIST.6010 or permission of instructor
- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Luvai Motiwalla
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When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 01
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1920
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
Related Programs: Online MBA
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