24 months
1605 USD/credit 7222 USD/year
1605 USD/credit 7222 USD/year
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The Information Systems program from Hofstra University will prepare you to apply solutions and analytical skills to address business challenges. 


The major concentration enables students to establish a strong base of specialized knowledge in one of the areas of study represented in the Zarb School of Business.

This complements the skills in the various functional areas of business, as well as the professional leadership and management orientation.

Graduate with The Information Systems degree from Hofstra University forge a career path interfacing between business and technical units within for a profit, nonprofit, or government agency. 

Career paths by track include:

  • Information Technology Track: System Administrator, Network/Security Administrator, Database Administrator, Web Designer
  • Business Analytics Track: Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Business Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • A-Z - Seminar: Special Topics in Business Analytics
  • Python for Data Analysis*
  • Programming in R for Analytics
  • Data Visualization for Business Analytics
  • Web Analytics for Business
  • Advanced Techniques for Business Analytics
  • Time Series Analysis of Financial Data
  • Data Modeling for Healthcare Decisions
  • Business Process Management
  • Statistical Quality Control
  • Six Sigma Quality Management
  • Seminar in Contemporary Issues in Quality Management
  • Practicum in Business Operations and Healthcare Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, minimum 3.0 GPA and English language requirements in one of the following tests. Additional requirements may apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    7222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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