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. Baker College Online

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Leadership Studies - MBA (Master's)
      • Cloud Security Risk Management - MBA (Master's)
      • Cloud Security Risk Management - MSIS (Master's)
      • Information Systems - MSIS (Master's)
    Bachelor's
      • Information Technology and Security - Bachelor
      • Game Software Development - Bachelor
      • Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's)
    Associate's
      • Information Technology - Associate
  • Online Programs Available
    2. American InterContinental University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of IT: Project Management
      • Master of Science in Information Technology
      • Master of Information Technology - Information Assurance and Security
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • Bachelor of Technology: Information Assurance and Security
      • Bachelor: IT - Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Human Resources and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Security Technology Concentration
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Network Management Concentration
      • B.S. - Information Technology Admin and Management With No Declared Minor or Concentration
      • Bachelor: Technology Management
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Information Technology Admin and Management
      • Associate of Science - Technology Studies
  • Campus and Online Programs
    4. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science - Business Intelligence
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctorate: C.S. - Enterprise Information Systems
      • Doctor of Computer Science - Big Data Analytics (Executive Format)
      • Doctorate: Computer Science
      • Doctorate - Computer Science: Information Assurance (Executive Format)
      • Doctor of Management - Technology Management (Executive Format)
    Master's
      • M.S. - Management: IT and Project Management
      • M.S. - Information Technology
      • M.S. - Information Technology - Security Management
      • M.S. - Information Technology - Project Management
      • MS - Computer Science - Computer Systems Security
      • Master of Science in Computer Science
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Business Administration - IT
      • BS - IT - Security
      • Bachelor: Information Technology
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Data Management
      • Bachelor: Information Systems Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security - Computer Systems Security
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Keiser University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science - Cyber Forensics/Information Security
    Associate's
      • Associate of Sciences - Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
      • Master - Information Technology Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Information Technology
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Georgetown University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Penn Foster Career School

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Career Diploma: PC Maintenance and Repair
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
      • HS Diploma
      • High School with a Concentration in Information Technology

Featured Schools

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

Baker College Online

  • Leadership Studies - MBA (Master's)
  • Information Technology and Security - Bachelor
  • Information Technology - Associate

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American InterContinental University

  • Master of IT: Project Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Technology: Information Assurance and Security

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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
  • B.S. - Information Technology: Security Technology Concentration
  • Associate of Science - Information Technology Admin and Management

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Full Sail University

  • Master of Science - Business Intelligence

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Colorado Technical University

  • Doctorate: C.S. - Enterprise Information Systems
  • M.S. - Management: IT and Project Management
  • BS - Business Administration - IT

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Keiser University

  • Bachelor of Science - Cyber Forensics/Information Security
  • Associate of Sciences - Information Technology

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Colorado State University Global

  • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
  • BS - Information Technology
  • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security

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Georgetown University

  • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management

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