College Degrees

Master of Science Information Systems

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program is designed to provide participants with the requisite management, business, strategic and technical skills needed to help their companies apply information systems technology more efficiently and effectively.

Although the higher education system produces large numbers of highly educated people in both information systems (CIS) and computer science (CSC), skilled information systems people are in short supply in industry. Even scarcer are talented people with advanced knowledge for managing information systems. It is the objective of the MSIS program to fill this gap by providing the needed education.

Essential career development skills including oral, written and presentation skills; people and business skills; and ethics and professionalism are integrated throughout the curriculum and its individual courses. The curriculum is designed as a set of interrelated building blocks consisting of foundations, core, integration and career tracks.


Admission Requirements
Candidates seeking admission to the program must possess a baccalaureate degree. This program is designed to offer information systems expertise to those from various education backgrounds. Enrolling students must have an undergraduate degree in information systems, information technology, computer science, software engineering or approval of the lead faculty and have some background in business and technology. The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program is designed to provide participants with the requisite management, business, strategic and technical skills needed to help their companies apply information systems technology more efficiently and effectively.

Although the higher education system produces large numbers of highly educated people in both information systems (CIS) and computer science (CSC), skilled information systems people are in short supply in industry. Even scarcer are talented people with advanced knowledge for managing information systems. It is the objective of the MSIS program to fill this gap by providing the needed education.

Essential career development skills including oral, written and presentation skills; people and business skills; and ethics and professionalism are integrated throughout the curriculum and its individual courses. The curriculum is designed as a set of interrelated building blocks consisting of foundations, core, integration and career tracks.


Admission Requirements
Candidates seeking admission to the program must possess a baccalaureate degree. This program is designed to offer information systems expertise to those from various education backgrounds. Enrolling students must have an undergraduate degree in information systems, information technology, computer science, software engineering or approval of the lead faculty and have some background in business and technology.

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