The Master of Science in Information Systems at the University of Michigan-Dearborn provides the knowledge and skills required to manage IT projects, oversee application development, and help develop an organizationís IT strategy. The program offers expert faculty and expansive opportunities for networking.
All of the courses in the program are offered on campus; some are also occasionally available on-line. You may enroll on a full- or part-time basis. The program can be completed in as few as 10 months of full-time study.
Admission is rolling, and you may begin the program in September, January or May.
The program is open to all students who have an aptitude for information technology, and it is particularly useful to students with backgrounds in information technology management, computer science, computer engineering, electronics engineering, and related fields.
University of Michigan-Dearborn students who have been admitted to the MS-Information Systems may take up to 6 graduate credits during the final semester of their undergraduate program.
Core (7 courses/21 credits)
Computers and Information Systems
Electives (3 courses/9 credits)
Transfer Credit and Course Exemptions
Previous coursework deemed substantially similar to MIS 525, or an undergraduate degree in Information Technology Management, may qualify to exempt students from MIS 525. Exempt courses must be replaced with other approved courses in the degree program.
In addition, up to 6 transfer credits for previous equivalent graduate coursework can be applied to the degree if those credits have not been counted toward a degree.
Exemptions and transfer credit are granted at the discretion of the program faculty.