M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Information Systems

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO)

24 months
2948 USD/credit 57486 USD/year
2948 USD/credit 57486 USD/year
1794 USD/credit 34983 USD/year
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Computer Information Systems from Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) provides education and a degree in Computer Information Systems that equip a predominantly urban student body, including those from the New Orleans metropolitan area, with knowledge and skills essential for careers in business and government, or for pursuing further studies.


Computer Information Systems from Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is designed to provide students with a strong educational foundation thereby preparing them as Information Systems (IS) professionals. MS-CIS consists of a specifically designed curriculum that emphasizes conceptual, analytical, technical and interpersonal skills. 

The Computer Information Systems program from Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) blends theory and practice into a learning experience the develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems. It is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. To be successful in the increasingly competitive global marketplace, most corporations are looking for employees that have comprehensive knowledge and training on aligning business management and the information systems function in ways consistent with organizational ethical principles. MS-CIS delivers exactly that. 

Graduates with from Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will be able to:

  • differentiate between what is ethical and what is unethical.
  • apply effective communication skills in a professional environment.
  • prepare and deliver an effective business presentation.
  • produce well-written documents.
  • demonstrate technical proficiency and to manage information technology projects to develop information systems that support an organization's needs.
  • apply methodologies to develop a system that supports an organizations' needs.
  • understand project management skills in support of the organization's needs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Finance
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Applications of Object Oriented Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




39 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must submit either the GRE or the GMAT test scores for evaluation. 
  • Take the GMAT. For admission into the MS-CIS Program, all applicants must provide the following: an acceptable GRE score (in some cases, a high GRE may be used to compensate for a low GPA) or an acceptable GMAT score. 
  • Personal statement
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Transcripts of previous course work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    57486 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    57486 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    34983 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1794 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • Tuition per 4 credit hours.

Living costs for New Orleans

1125 - 2151 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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