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Information Science and Technology

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

12 months
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12219 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Information Science and Technology (MSIST) from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is a professional graduate degree program for those who seek advanced training to meet the ever increasing need for information technology (IT) professionals.

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The Master of Science in Information Science and Technology from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee will provide essential skills and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Data science: Provides students with advanced knowledge and skills to manage data sets generated by applications.
  • Information security: Focuses on techniques on ensuring the security of all data captured, stored and analyzed through applications

Career Prospects:

  • Computer and Information Research Scientists
  • Computer Network Architects
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Database Administrators
  • Information Security Analysts
  • Network and Computer Systems Administrators
  • Software Developers
  • Web Developers and Digital Designers

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Data Science
  • Survey of Information Security
  • Computing Fundamentals for IT Professionals
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • Application Development
  • Software Development in Python

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  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • A grade point average of 3.0 and above is expected. (Many international 3-year bachelor’s degrees are accepted as equivalent to the U.S. 4-year bachelor’s degree.)
  • The program accepts both GMAT and GRE. The minimum scores for admission are: GRE: 305 (verbal + quantitative scores),Quantitative score of 149, Verbal score of 142 for international students; GMAT: 500 total, Quantitative score of 36, Verbal score of 17 for international students
  • International students without a U.S. degree must take TOEFL or equivalent. Minimum TOEFL score for admission: Traditional: 550, IBT: 79. Minimum IELTS score for admission: 6.5
  • We will consider applications that do not meet these criteria in special situations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12219 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12219 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
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