Information Systems

Nova Southeastern University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
24 months
874 USD/credit
874 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Information Systems is a 30 credit-hour degree program at Nova Southeastern University's College of Engineering and Computing.


Key facts:

  • Offered online and on-campus in South Florida, the Master of Science in Information Systems degree program focuses on the application of information technology to the design, collection, retention, and dissemination of information for management planning and decision making. This program offered by Nova Southeastern University blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex, real-world problems.
  • A graduate with a M.S. in Information Systems will have the ability to (1) communicate management information systems concepts, designs, and solutions effectively and professionally; (2) apply knowledge of management information systems to produce effective designs and solutions for specific problems; (3) identify, analyze, and synthesize scholarly literature relating to the field of management information systems; (4) evaluate software development tools, software systems, and modern computing platforms.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Security Technologies
  • Information Systems Project Management
  • Database Management and Applications
  • Telecommunications and Computer Networking
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Fundamentals of Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Human-Computer Interaction

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

This program is designed for students with undergraduate majors in (management) information systems, information technology, business administration, or a related field, having knowledge and significant experience in computer applications.

General requirement:

  • An earned bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally accredited institution and with an appropriate major. (see program-specific admission requirements under individual programs). Lower GPA scores must be accompanied with a supplemental letter explaining why the low GPA does not reflect inadequate potential for success in the program.
  • Online application and non-refundable $50 application fee.

  • Sealed official transcripts from all institutions attended.

  • A résumé

Tuition Fee

  • International

    874 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 874 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    874 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 874 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Information Systems
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