Information Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (Master of Information Management, M.I.M.)

Dr. Peggy Lane, Program Director
plane3@missouriwestern.edu
(816) 271-5832
www.missouriwestern.edu/business/admission/majors/mim

This Master of Information Management degree with an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) concentration prepares graduates to work in an ERP environment in the business world. The software utilized in the program is SAP. This is the number one software used by companies around the globe including most Fortune 500 companies as well as local and regional companies. Implementing ERP applications is not a technical exercise but is a strategic business initiative. It requires involvement of all areas in a business; those that are leading the initiative work with all areas in a business. Graduates of the program will have a deep understanding of business processes and will be able to apply that knowledge to any ERP environment.  Students have the opportunity to take a course that includes a SAP certification exam. The MIM program is classified as a STEM program.

Admission Requirements

  • Submission of application for admission to the MWSU Graduate School.
  • Once admitted to the MWSU Graduate School, prospective students must meet one of the 4 requirements below.  If none of these requirements are met, a minimum GMAT (or GRE equivalent) score of 450 is required to request conditional admission:
    1. Undergraduate Degree in Business from an AACSB accredited school with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last 60 hours.) OR
    2. Non-business undergraduate degree in a technical field such as Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Information Systems or related field with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last 60 hours.) OR
    3. Undergraduate degree in any field with a minimum overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and at least 3 years of relevant work experience (a one paragraph description of relevant work experience is required) OR
    4. Undergraduate degree in any field with a minimum overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and GMAT Test– Minimum 450 (or GRE equivalent).
Required Courses
MIM 603SDLC Analysis and Design3
MIM 613ERP Fundamentals3
MIM 623ERP Configuration3
MIM 633Business Intelligence and Analytics3
MIM 643Supply Chain and Customer Relationship Management3
MIM 653Systems Project Management3
Elective Courses
Select twelve credit hours from the following: 112
Business Process Integration
e-Commerce and Mobile Platforms
EA Technology
Strategic Information Systems
Special Topics in ERP
SAP TERP 10 Certification
Total Credit Hours30
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Six of the twelve credit hours may be taken from a related technical field selected in consultation with the advisor.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Filing an approved Application for Graduation.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
  3. Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.