Management Information Systems: Data Science, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 34 Hours

Degree Core
Required Courses
MSIS 5223Programming for Data Science and Analytics3
MSIS 5503Statistics for Data Science3
MSIS 5600Special Projects in Business Information Systems (Not required for part-time students)1
MSIS 5623Information and Network Technology Management3
MSIS 5643Advanced Database Management3
MSIS 5663Data Warehousing3
MSIS 5673Descriptive Analytics and Visualization3
MSIS 5900Practicum in Management Information Systems (Part-time students can replace with alternative 5000-level course)3
Hours Subtotal22
Electives
Select 12 hours from the following:12
Predictive Analytics Technologies
Prescriptive Analytics
Big Data Advanced Analytics Technologies
Data Mining and Customer Relationship Management Applications
Data Base Marketing
Advanced Practicum
Hours Subtotal12
Total Hours34

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level