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Master of Science in Ethical AI and Strategic Decision Sciences

The Master of Science in Ethical AI and Strategic Decision Sciences (MSAIS) is a STEM-focused disruptive leadership program designed to equip students with advanced knowledge and skills in the intersection of artificial intelligence, data analytics, and strategic decision-making.

In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, the ability to harness AI and data-driven insights for strategic decision-making is a critical skill set. This program offers a comprehensive curriculum that blends technical expertise with business acumen, preparing graduates to thrive in roles that require innovative thinking, data-driven strategies, and a deep understanding of AI technologies.

In a world where technological advancements raise profound ethical questions, the MSAIS program also integrates discussions on AI ethics and encourages students to contemplate these challenges through the lens of a Biblical worldview, fostering a holistic understanding of the implications of their decisions on both a technical and moral level.

ADMISSION INFORMATION

PROGRAM REQUISITES

MSITM 51.525 - Programming Fundamentals (Waived if student took classes on programming, has work experience in this area).

BASIC CONCEPT COURSES (25 hours)

MSITM 6341 - Python (Requisite MSITM 51.525 Programming Fundamentals or equivalent)

MSITM 5350 - Cloud Computing

MSITM 6330 - Digital Ethics

MANA 5302 - Quantitative Analysis and Modeling for Decision-Making

MSITM 6331 AI Revolution: Transforming the Digital Landscape

MSITM 6302 - Business Intelligence and Data Mining (Requisites: MANA 5302, MSITM 6341 or MSITM 5342)

MSITM 6306 - Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (Requisites: MSITM 5302 and MSITM 6303)

MSITM 6124 - Business Tech Professional Development (Mandatory for all International students). Waived for American students, students pursuing second master's or who finished Bachelor studies in USA (including internationals).

MSITM 6364 - Generative AI Use Cases: Practical Approaches for Greater Success (S-L)

ELECTIVES (12 hours)

MSITM 6360 - AI Techniques for Data Scientists (Requisites: MANA 5302, MSITM 6302, MSITM 6341)

MSITM 6361 - Deep Learning (Requisites: MANA 5302, MSITM 6341)

Students to choose any two courses from the following.

MSITM 6362 - AI Enterprise Strategy and Implementation - Building a Center of Excellence in AI (S-L)

MSITM 6363 - AI Governance, Risk and Compliance (Including Legal)

BUAD 5302 Graduate Internship

MSITM 6125 - Business Technology Professional Internship I (S-L)

MSITM 6126 - Business Technology Professional Internship II (S-L)

MSITM 6127 - Business Technology Professional Internship III (S-L)

Total Credit Hours Required

37

(S-L)=Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

Refer to individual course descriptions for course requisites.

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

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