Missouri State University

Graduate College

Graduate Catalog

Preliminary edition, April 2014

Department of Computer Information Systems

Accreditation

The MS in CIS program is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Program Description

The Master of Science in Computer Information Systems provides relevant and timely graduate education to information systems professionals. It is intended for experienced professionals who need increased skills in the effective management, development and implementation of information systems in organizations. Building upon work experience, the program uses a combination of intensive on-campus learning sessions and extensive distance-learning assignments to deliver a high-quality graduate learning experience to students. The result is a program which develops the effective organizational, leadership and job-specific skills needed by members of the fast-paced information systems field.

The credit-hour costs for classes taken by students enrolled in the MS in CIS program are assessed at a higher rate than other graduate programs. The current rate is $410 per credit hour