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Information, Risk, & Operations Management

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business


The Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management (IROM) consists of four academic disciplines: Information Management, Operations Management, Decision Sciences, and Statistics.  The IROM Department highly values both research and teaching.


The Information, Risk, and Operations Management Department offers BBA, MBA, and Ph.D. courses and degrees.

Undergraduate BBAThe IROM Department offers BBA major and minor degrees in Management Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, and Business Analytics.

Texas MBAThe IROM Department has several outstanding and nationally ranked programs including the Information Management program (#4 by U.S. News) and the Productions/Operations Management program (#15 by U.S. News).  Student organizations like the Graduate Operations Group, Graduate Business Technology Group, and Sigma Fellows create a forum for you to apply what you’ve learned.

MSBA - Business Analytics:  IROM is the home department for the Master of Science in Business Analytics, a 10-month degree for students with quantitative and technical backgrounds who are interested in careers in the cutting-edge analytics field.

MSITM - Information Technology Management:  Prepare yourself for a cutting edge career in information technology by combining skills in design thinking, cognitive computing and the Internet of Things to solve practical business problems.

IROM PhD:  The IROM Department offers four doctoral program concentrations: Information Systems, Decision Science, Statistics, and Operations Management.