2018-2019 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    May 16, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Knowledge Management Minor

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Academic Director:

Arthur P. Thomas, Associate Dean/Professor of Practice, School of Information Studies, 315-443-3840, apthomas@syr.edu

Administrative Director:

Michele L. Mooney, Academic Program Administrato, University College, 315-443-1317, mlmooney@syr.edu


Faculty from schools/colleges across campus, in addition to Derek Brainard, Karen Bull, Susan Conklin, Karen DeJarnette, Michael Evans, Richard Garza, Stew Koenig, Emily Luther, Marie Pennucci, Marcene Sonneborn, Katherine Sosa, Charles Sprock, Kalpana Srinivas, and Elizabeth Wimer (part-time instructors)


The Knowledge Management minor is an interdisciplinary minor that gives students exposure and the opportunity to study knowledge management, communication, and problem-solve information issues. This minor contributes to creating future professionals with a breadth of interpersonal skills necessary to collaborate across industries. This minor requires completion of 18 credits.


3.0 GPA (based on completion of 30 credits).

Must enter program no later than first semester of junior year. The minor is open to Syracuse University undergraduate students in good standing with the approval of their home collee.  Not available for students in The Martin J. Whitman School of Management.

To be admitted to the program, students must submit a Declaration of Minor form to their academic advisor, the Bachelor of Professional Studies Academic Director and their home college Dean’s office.

Declaration of Minor forms accepted anytime.

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Explain the role of technology, its use as a resource tool in organizations & society, social media, data mining/security

2. Critically and ethically analyze big data

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