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. 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
      • BS - Information Systems Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security - Computer Systems Security
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MSM in Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
      • MS in Cybersecurity Management
      • MS in Information Technology - Business Intelligence and Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BSIT - Information Management
      • BSIT: Network Admin
      • BS in Information Technology/Information Security and Assurance
      • BS in Health Information Management
    Associate's
      • Associate: Information Technology
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    3. 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
    4. Ashford University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Information Systems
      • M.A. - Teaching and Learning with Technology
    Bachelor's
      • BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
      • Bridge (Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Data Analytics)
    Master's
      • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Instructional Technology
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Information Technology
      • B.S. in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Cyber Security
      • BS in Business Admin. - Business Intelligence
      • B.S. in Computer Programming
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Trident University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master's - Information Technology Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor's - Information Technology Management
      • Bachelor's - Computer Sciences
  • Online Programs Available
    7. 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
    Master's
      • MBA - Applied Computer Science
      • MSTIM - Computer Science
      • MSTIM - Cybersecurity
      • MSTIM - Data Science
      • MSTIM - Information Systems
      • MBA - Computer and Information Security
  • Online Programs Available
    8. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    9. ECPI University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor's - Cloud Computing
      • Bachelor's - Mechatronics
      • Bachelor's - Network Security
    Associate's
      • Associate's - Network Security
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Certificate in Intelligence
      • Post-Master's Certificate in Sequence Analysis and Genomics

Featured Schools

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

Colorado Technical University

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

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Kaplan University

  • MSM in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Associate: 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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Ashford University

  • MBA - Information Systems
  • M.A. - Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Information Systems

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Grand Canyon University

  • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
  • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • B.S. in Information Technology

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Trident University

  • Master's - Information Technology Management
  • Bachelor's - Information Technology Management
  • Bachelor's - Computer Sciences

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
  • MBA - Applied Computer Science
  • MSTIM - Computer Science

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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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