Information Systems

Marist College

M.Sc. On Campus Online
12 months
850 USD/credit
850 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Companies need professionals who possess a balanced combination of technical and managerial skills. You can meet that need with the Information Systems program at Marist College. 

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The Information Systems programme at Marist College  provides expertise and experience in information technology and systems, information resources management and strategy and a broad variety of leading-edge technical courses. 

Key facts:

MSIS graduate degree courses are real-client based to enhance consultative skills and experience, making students more marketable in the world’s increasingly technology-dependent organizations.

  • Based in the Computer Science and Math Department, the MSIS program gives you hands-on computer experience that employers prefer.
  • Courses can be taken completely online or in a classroom setting at our Poughkeepsie campus.
  • The Virtual Computing Laboratory lets you log into Marist’s computers and access software from anywhere with your PC and high-speed internet access – putting the hardware you need at your fingertips and eliminating software compatibility challenges.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Systems & Information Concepts in Organizations 
  • Data Management 
  • Data Communications 
  • Information Analysis & Systems Design 
  • Accounting 
  • Capstone Project 
  • Information Systems Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 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

  • Unofficial transcripts from each college/university attended must be uploaded to the application for admission decision. Official bachelor’s degree noted transcripts will be required upon acceptance in order to matriculate.
  • Current resume
  • Personal statement Personal statement outlining career objective(s), the reason(s) for selecting Marist’s MSIS program, desired specialization, and your personal and professional expectations from the program
  • Prerequisite course(s) - an introduction to statistics course is required. Applicants interested in the computer networks and security concentration must have completed a course in inter-networking
  • Nonrefundable $50 application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    850 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 850 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    850 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 850 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Health Insurance: $3,275


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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