MSIM Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the MSIM program, students will be able to:

  • Manage information using best practices in management and policy; knowledge representation; human-centered design and systems; and data analytics. 
  • Define and successfully address a tractable research question or real world problem in information management using the appropriate scientific and/or research methods.
  • Accurately convey the implications of analytical results (in both oral and written modalities) to diverse stakeholders.
  • Articulate and critique the range of values and of ethical standpoints within which complex sociotechnical design occurs.
  • Apply best practices for providing value, leadership, and team building. 
  • Stay up-to-date by learning how to read, analyze, discuss, synthesize, and critique advances reported in the research literature.