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Information Systems

Tarleton State University

18 months
Duration
14290 USD/year
14290 USD/year
6820 USD/year
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About

The Information Systems program of Tarleton State University aims to further develop students’ existing knowledge in all areas related to management, while enhancing their range of technical knowledge and expanding their analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.

Overview

The Information Systems program of Tarleton State University prepares graduates for career success by molding them into professionals who have management capabilities, including decision making skills related to:

  • Information systems
  • Information technology resources
  • Business operations
  • Personnel

Designed With You in Mind

This program is designed to meet the needs of three distinct groups:

  • Students with a baccalaureate degree in Information Systems
  • Students with a baccalaureate degree in another area, who have information systems skills and desire to develop a new career in Information Systems
  • Students with a baccalaureate degree in another area, who lack information systems skills and desire to develop new career skills in Information Systems

Program Objectives

Students in our program will:

  • Design scalable, robust, network solutions based on business/organizational needs.
  • Identify appropriate information technologies to support the strategic and operational goals of an organization.
  • Design scalable, robust, database solutions based on business/organizational needs.
  • Apply systems development methodologies that allow them to analyze and develop appropriate solutions to businesses/organizations.
  • Interpret and apply discipline related academic/practitioner literature.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of our program have a wide variety of career positions to choose from, such as:
  • Database Administrator - CorpHealth, Inc.
  • Business Analyst/Application Architect - Dell Computers Austin
  • Cost Control Analyst - Taylor and Hill
  • NOC Engineer - The Planet Internet Service Inc.
  • Computer Analyst - City of Waco

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Telecommunications for Managers
  • Systems Analysis for Managers
  • Managing Information Systems
  • Applied Database Management
  • Project Management
  • Research Methods in Information Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE scores required if GPA is below 3.0
  • Submit online graduate admissions application
  • Pay a $50 non-refundable processing fee
  • Submit a statement of purpose of 600 words or less
  • A transcript evaluation must be completed by an approved agency which includes all previous academic course work, as well as a complete description of courses and overall GPA (course-by-course evaluation)
  • International applicants are required to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores as a part of the application process
  • Required of students studying on-campus, in the U.S. only: To obtain a Form I-20 for your studies at Tarleton, you must demonstrate that you have sufficient funding
  • If you choose to stay in one of our Residence Halls, fill out the Housing Application
  • Medical Information

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14290 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14290 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    14290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14290 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    6820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6820 USD per year during 18 months.

Funding

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