Certificate in Computer Information Systems

Graduate Certificate in Computer Information Systems

Elizabeth Rozell, Graduate Program Director
Glass Hall, Room 223, Phone: 417-836-5616
Email: mbaprogram@missouristate.edu
Website: http://mba.missouristate.edu/

Elizabeth Sivill, Graduate Program Coordinator
Glass Hall, Room 223 Phone 417-836-5616

Program description

The Computer Information Systems Graduate Certificate program provides a 12 hours graduate-level experience in the computer information systems field. The program involves in depth study of computer security, project management, neural networks, and current research in management information systems. Contact the MBA Director or Program Coordinator for additional information.


Candidates for the certificate program must be admitted to the University as a graduate student. The candidate should have a bachelor’s degree and meet minimum admission criteria for the Master of Business Administration program. All course work must be approved by the MBA Program Director.

Required courses   (12 hrs)

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
CIS 790 Seminar in Management Information Systems 3 hrs
CIS 626 Computer Security 3 hrs
Select two courses from the following:
CIS 681 Foundations of Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) 3 hrs
CIS 720 Project Management in Information Systems 3 hrs
CIS 725 Neural Networks 3 hrs

GPA requirement

Students must have a B or better grade in each course.