Management Information Systems, 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 1
Select 12 Hours of Electives12
Suggested Electives
Operating an Entrepreneurial Firm
Information Systems Project Management
Enterprise Resource Planning
Advanced Web Based Application Development
Information Assurance Management
Information Technology Forensics
Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Technology
Prescriptive Analytics
Predictive Analytics Technologies
Big Data Advanced Analytics Technologies
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