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M.Sc. On Campus

Information Systems

University of South Alabama

12 months
Duration
960 USD/credit 34560 USD/year
960 USD/credit 34560 USD/year
480 USD/credit 17280 USD/year
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About

Computer-based information systems have become a critical part of products, services, and management of organizations. The Information Systems program from the University of South Alabama centers on the development of systems that will improve the performance of people in organizations. 

Overview

About the Program

Information systems are vital to problem identification, analysis, and decision making at all levels of management. Information Systems professionals must analyze the evolving role of information and organizational processes. Their work includes the design, implementation and maintenance of the information systems that form the backbone of today's global economy. Information Systems professionals distinguish themselves by integrating technology into business. Graduates of the Information Systems program from the University of South Alabama pursue professional careers as application developers, database analysts, business analysts and into managerial positions. The combination of business, technical, and interpersonal skills are what recruiters demand of Information Systems professionals.

Involves:

  • Business and organizational applications and information systems management.
  • The application of advanced technologies, tools, and methodologies to the goal of improving the performance of people in organizations

For IS graduate students, all learning does not take place in the classroom!

  • Trust in computing
  • Information Security, Information Assurance
  • Risk Assessment
  • Health Informatics
  • Digital Forensics
  • Network Security

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Information Systems Database Management
  • Information Systems Project and Change Management
  • Management Informations Systems
  • Information Systems Analysis - Design
  • Applications Design and Implementation
  • Information Assurance and IT Auditing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited institution of higher education
  • An official academic transcript from each college or university attended
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons able to speak directly to the applicant’s academic abilities
  • A written statement of purpose indicating the student’s personal and academic goals
  • A minimum grade-point average of 3.0 (4.0 scale) for either all completed post-secondary coursework or for a completed graduate program to be accepted for regular admission
  • Official scores for the GRE including the AW portion
  • Domestic applicants with an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited U.S. institution are not required to provide GRE scores
  • Any applicant with a graduate degree awarded by an accredited U.S. institution is not required to provide GRE scores
  • Applicants who hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. institution are exempt from providing English proficiency requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 960 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    34560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 960 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Mobile

801 - 1323 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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