Enterprise Systems

Enterprise Systems Certificate

The University of Minnesota – Enterprise Systems

About this course

This course gives you an understanding of what business systems (also known as Enterprise Resource Planning, ERP) are. After learning what these systems are, we will discuss why these systems are useful for businesses, so you can see the various jobs and positions associated with using and deploying ERP.

In this course, you will also learn to understand the management aspects associated with ERP selection and implementation. Specifically, we’ll touch on the important points to consider when selecting and purchasing an ERP, the approaches used when implementing ERP, and the change management techniques to use when an organization is in the process of implementing an ERP. By completing this course, you will gain practical knowledge to help you solve real-life business problems associated with using and implementing ERP.


  • Learn (more) about Enterprise Systems/Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERPs).

  • Understand why ERPs are useful to companies.

  • Develop an appreciate of the managerial aspects related to the selection and implementation of ERPs.

  • Learn practical knowledge that would help to address real-world business problems associated with ERP usage and implementation.


Boris Kisov


Innovation, IT & Management

10+ years of initiating and delivering sustained results and effective change for companies across a wide range of industries including
innovation, enterprise software, digital marketing, start-ups, advertising technology, e-commerce and government.