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Information Systems

University of Michigan-Dearborn

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1315 USD/credit
1315 USD/credit
745 USD/credit
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About

The Information Systems program of University of Michigan-Dearborn provides the knowledge and skills required to manage IT projects, oversee application development, and develop an organization's IT strategy.

Overview

The Information Systems program of University of Michigan-Dearborn will prepare you to manage information systems functions, as well as the organizational challenges facing information systems managers. If you have a background in fields such as information technology management, computer science, electronics engineering -- or even if you simply have an aptitude for information technology -- we welcome your application. 

The program is offered on campus, and a few of the courses are also occasionally available on-line. You may enroll on a full- or part-time basis during the fall and winter semesters, and some courses are often available during the summer. The program usually can be completed within 12 months of full-time study.

Program Goals and Objectives

Goal 1: MS-Information Systems students will acquire discipline-specific knowledge and competencies.

Objectives: MS-Information Systems students will:

  • Design an information system for an organization.
  • Evaluate security risks of an organization.
  • Use data to provide solutions to business questions.

Goal 2: MS-Information Systems students will develop effective communication skills.

Objectives: MS-Information Systems students will:

  • Communicate complex information technology concepts orally.
  • Communicate complex information technology concepts effectively in writing.

Goal 3: MS-Information Systems students will develop information technology strategy skills.

Objectives: MS-Information Systems students will:

  • Be able to assess the impact of information technology strategy on organizational effectiveness.
  • Manage information quality initiatives in organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Information Management
  • Enterprise Architecture and Networking
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Technology Policy and Strategy
  • Business Intelligence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
84
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Equivalent of a four-year U.S. bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GMAT or GRE scores
  • A grade of C or better in an undergraduate course in college algebra, trigonometry, pre-calculus, or higher
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended, regardless of whether a degree was earned
  • Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate English proficiency and are required to provide an official score report of an accepted English Language Proficiency Test

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1315 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1315 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    745 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 745 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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