MIS Degree Curriculum and Credit Requirements

Master of Information Systems



Quarter Hours

Foundation (Foundation courses do not count toward degree credit)


CIS 500**


Core Courses

MIS   515 Database Design & Management  
MIS   517 Client/Server Development  
MIS   521 IT Financial Management  
MIS   525 Object-Oriented Programming    
MIS   540 Data Communication & Networking  
MIS   542 Network & Internet Security  
MIS   590 Capstone: Connecting Globally  
MGT   505 Ethics & Communications  
MIS   531 IT Service Management  
MGT   508 Research and Statistics for Management  

Concentration Courses

Business Analytics
PRD   580 Data Modeling & Intelligent Information  
PRD   585 Predictive Modeling I-Econometric Analysis  
PRD   590 Predictive  Modeling II- Time Series & Forecasting  
PRD   600 Decision Modeling & Communication  
Mobile Computing
MIS   560 Developing Mobile Native Applications I   
MIS   565 Developing Mobile Web Applications  
MIS   572 Developing Mobile Native Applications II  
MIS   585 Special Topics in Mobile Development  
Information Security
MIS   548  Information Security Management   
MIS   562 Legal Issues in Information Assurance & Auditing  
MIS   575 Ethical Hacking  
MIS   589 Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery Theories & Strategies  
Information Systems Management
ACC   510 Accounting for Managerial Decisions   
MGT   508  Research and Statistics for Management   
MGT    554  Management & Performance Consulting  
MGT    545  Leadership Theory and Pratice   
MGT    550  Organizational Design & Change Management  
MKT   520  Marketing Management   
PMP    575  Project Management   
MIS Graduation Requirements   52-56



Academic programs and courses subject to change based on enrollment.

**Waived with undergraduate credit in information systems or computer science



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Master of Information Systems

  • Business Analytics
  • Information Security
  • Mobile Computing

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