Free Online Business Information Systems and Technology Courses from Top Universities

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If you want to learn about how to use information technology to create a new business, or how to optimize integers, then look no further. Try the free Open Courseware courses listed in this article.
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Free Business Information Systems and Technology Courses

There are online Business Information Systems and Technology courses offered free by several popular universities, including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), UC Irvine and Open University.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT offers a wealth of Open Courseware for the eager learner. In Optimization Methods, get a grad level understanding of the math structures and methods used to optimize control. In Information Technology Essentials, obtain a sample platter of distributed computing and networks concepts.

University of California, Irvine (UCI)

UCI has an Open Courseware class on the Fundamentals of Business Analysis. In this class, analyze business analysts themselves and the important role they play as a go-between for information technology and the rest of an organization.

The Open University

The Open University has two Business Information and Technology courses. In Knowledge Technologies in Context, learn about managing knowledge and incorporating technologies into organizations and communities. In the short and sweet Finding Information in Business and Management course, learn how to conduct searches and reference materials.

Free Online Business Information and Technology Courses at a Glance

Course & SchoolProgram LevelFormatAssignmentsQuizzes & ExamsDownloadable
Integrating eSystems & Global Information Systems course from MITUndergraduate/GraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Optimization Methods course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Information Technology Essentials course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Systems Optimization course from MITGraduateText LessonsNoYesYes
Communicating With Data course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Practical Information Technology Management course from MITUndergraduateText LessonsNoNoYes
Information Technology and the Labor Market course from MITUndergraduate/GraduateText LessonsYesNoYes
Technology Policy Organizations course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesNoYes
Data, Models, and Decisions course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesNoYes
Data Mining course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesYesYes
Competition in Telecommunications course from MITUndergraduate/GraduateText LessonsYesNoYes
Organizing for Innovative Product Development course from MITGraduateText LessonsYesNoYes
Fundamentals of Business Analysis course from UCIBeginner Yes
Knowledge Technologies in Context course from Open UniversityAdvancedText LessonsYesNoYes
Finding Information in Business and Management course from Open UniversityBeginnerText LessonsYesNoYes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master: Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
      • MS in Information Technology - Business Intelligence and Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cloud Computing and Solutions
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BS in IT - IT Management
      • BSIT: Network Admin
      • BS in Information Technology/Information Security and Assurance
    Associate's
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • PhD-TIM - Computer Science
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
      • PhD-TIM - Cybersecurity
      • PhD-TIM - Data Science
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Cyber Security, M.S.
    Bachelor's
      • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Database Management
      • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Networking
      • Information Systems Mgmt., B.S.
    Associate's
      • Computer Information Technology, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Independence University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Information Systems (MS)
    Bachelor's
      • Cybersecurity and Networking (BS)
  • Campus and Online Programs
    5. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science - Business Intelligence
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Cloud Technologies
    Associate's
      • AS - Cloud Technologies
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Saint Leo University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Cybersecurity Management
      • MBA: Data Analytics
      • MS: Cybersecurity
    Bachelor's
      • BS: Computer Science
      • BS: Computer Science - Information Assurance
      • BS: Computer Information Systems
      • BS: Cybersecurity
    Associate's
      • AA: Information Technology
      • AA: Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Keiser University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S.s - Information Technology Management
      • Bachelor of Science - Cyber Forensics/Information Security
    Associate's
      • Associate of Sciences - Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Regent University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. in Cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Policy
      • M.A. in Law - Cybersecurity Law
      • M.A. in National Security Studies - Cybersecurity Policy
      • M.S. in Cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Management
      • M.S. in Business Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Information Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
      • Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology - General
  • Online Programs Available
    9. New England College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA in Criminal Justice/Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Business Administration / Computer Information Systems
      • B.S. in Computer Information Systems / Computer Networking
      • B.S. in Computer Information Systems

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Purdue University Global

  • Master: Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • AASIT: Network Admin

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • PhD-TIM - Computer Science

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Colorado Christian University

  • Cyber Security, M.S.
  • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Database Management
  • Computer Information Technology, A.S.

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Independence University

  • Information Systems (MS)
  • Cybersecurity and Networking (BS)

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Full Sail University

  • Master of Science - Business Intelligence
  • BS - Cloud Technologies
  • AS - Cloud Technologies

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Saint Leo University

  • MBA: Cybersecurity Management
  • BS: Computer Science
  • AA: Information Technology

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Keiser University

  • B.S.s - Information Technology Management
  • Bachelor of Science - Cyber Forensics/Information Security
  • Associate of Sciences - Information Technology

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Regent University

  • M.S. in Cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Policy
  • M.A. in Law - Cybersecurity Law
  • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

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