M.Sc. On Campus Online

Information Systems

ECPI University

18 months
12960 USD/year
12960 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Information Systems program at ECPI University is designed to prepare students for leadership in information technology (IT). 


The Information Systems curriculum offered by ECPI University builds on a foundation of communication and problem solving, theoretical and applied understanding of basic technical concepts, protocols, and software/hardware components of information systems technologies. Students enhance their understanding and practical knowledge of desktop, mobile, and web technologies; software and mobile app development; database management; information assurance and information system security management; cloud computing and virtualization, systems analysis, and capstone project.

Upon successful completion of this degree program, the graduate should be able to:

  • Understand how basic software development and networking concepts apply to cloud computing and virtualization.
  • Design, implement, and manage a complex relational database.
  • Be able to manage an information system project from conception through closure.
  • Be aware of information assurance issues and the essential skills required to implement and maintain security in information systems.
  • Evaluate the impact of information systems on business operations and prescribe remedies.
  • Design and implement an information system using the appropriate programming paradigm and programming language.
  • Design and implement desktop, mobile, and web applications.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Database Management Systems
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Information Security Policy and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

ECPI University receives admissions applications throughout the year, and classes begin every five weeks.


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Information Systems/Assurance or related field. The degree must be from an accredited academic institution recognized by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), if earned in the US.  Applicants who do not have previous undergraduate coursework in computer science or information systems/assurance may be required to complete one or more undergraduate courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6480 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    12960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6480 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Alexandria

900 - 1400 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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