12 months
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
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The Information Systems and Technology program of University of Michigan - Dearborn is for engineers, computer scientists, business people, and other professionals who have responsibility for using, designing, improving, installing, managing, and evaluating integrated enterprise-wide information systems. 

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The Information Systems and Technology program of University of Michigan - Dearborn  emphasizes business processes and ERP software to integrate the functional areas, such as manufacturing, distribution, sales, finance, etc. Specializations are available in the areas of:

  • Information Management Applications
  • Supply Chain and Information Systems Design
  • Information Security and Quality 
  • Web Information Management
  • Information Systems Engineering

As in the cases of existing MS degree programs in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the course offerings for the MS (IS&T) program are mainly in late afternoon and evening hours to enable students to earn the degree through part-time study. The program may be completed entirely on campus, entirely online, or through a combination of on-campus and online courses.

Program Goals

The MS in IS&T program is a response to the need of students who want to complement, extend, and integrate technical and organizational knowledge on information systems. The program designed meet the need of the industry to incorporate enterprise wide information systems to be competitive in the global market place. Students who possess either technical knowledge about computers and information systems, or knowledge about information needs and information system requirements in organizations, but who want to expand their knowledge in a constructive way, constitute an important part of the intended audience.

The degree aims to achieve simultaneously the following educational goals.

  • Provide access to advances in the information systems field. 
  • Provide necessary skills to effectively integrate information technology in organizations.
  • Provide training in specialized areas of information systems and technology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Database Management Systems
  • Enterprise Information Systems 
  • Object Oriented Systems Design
  • Information Visualization
  • Project Management and Control

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, a physical science, computer science, applied mathematics, business administration, or liberal arts with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher 
  • GRE not required
  • A course in Data Structures (IMSE 350/351, CIS 350/352, or equivalent)
  • A course in computer programming, such as C++ or Java (IMSE 255, IMSE/CIS 150, CIS 205 or equivalent)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dearborn

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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