As computer technology advances and produces more and more data bits and bytes, we’re starting to become overwhelmed with the sheer amount of information that’s available to view and use. Never before has so much “stuff” been so accessible to learn from, to read, to watch, to consider.
Robert Morris University recognizes that as information multiplies, there must be a way to arrange and manage it so that it can be effectively evaluated and then utilized to make decisions that will positively impact organizations, both right now and in the future. That field is called competitive intelligence.
Businesses use competitive intelligence to:
Leading Companies To Make Better Business Decisions
RMU offers the only bachelor’s degree in Competitive Intelligence Systems in the tri-state area. In this program, students learn to:
Courses With a Real-World Focus on Strategic Analysis
Many of the courses in this degree focus on information systems (operating systems, network security, web development) and evaluation and analysis (system analysis, project management, and competitive intelligence. Students also pick courses in an area of business that will further their understanding of competitive analysis in certain disciplines, such as management, marketing, or finance.
An Excellent Career Outlook
Our Competitive Intelligence Systems program graduates can work in a number of high-growth industries including communications, retail, aviation, management systems, pharmaceutical products, defense, and consulting. As the scope of information grows, so does the need to analyze and understand it. Contact RMU today to learn more about a bachelor’s degree in Competitive Intelligence Systems.