M.Sc. On Campus

Information Systems

Dakota State University

24 months
616 USD/credit 9240 USD/year
616 USD/credit 9240 USD/year
330 USD/credit 4950 USD/year
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The MS in Information Systems at the Dakota State University allows you to advance your IT career and give it a business edge. Adapt to new technology environments. Translate user requirements. Effectively manage applications. Apply emerging software that includes:


Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the MS degree in Information Systems, students at the Dakota State University will:

  • Be able to perform the tasks of an Information Systems professional
  • Be able to successfully adapt to new environments and technologies
  • Be able to demonstrate knowledge of information systems and a selected specialization
  • Be able to understand and apply current and emerging computer software technologies including
  • CASE programming, database management, Internet and electronic commerce, and network operating environments
  • Be able to translate user requirements into effective computer-based systems
  • Be able to understand the effective management of information systems applications

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Data Warehousing and Data Mining 
  • Information Retrieval
  • Advanced Database
  • Technology for Mobile Devices
  • Advanced Network Technology and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an institution with full regional accreditation for that degree. If you’re an international student, you must have a bachelor’s degree that is equivalent to a four-year undergraduate degree in the U.S
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
  • Satisfactory scores on the GRE. The test must have been taken within the last five years. 
  • Knowledge in Business Fundamentals and Information Systems

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 616 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 616 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 330 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Madison

850 - 1300 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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