Information Systems

Drexel University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
1342 USD/credit
1342 USD/credit
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The Information Systems program of Drexel University trains systems specialists with the latest technology and techniques to help IT professionals transform their digital platform.


The curriculum of the Information Systems program of Drexel University teaches the application of new technology to today's most pressing computer and information systems problems. Graduates of the program assume senior roles in areas such as information systems analysis and design, project management, web application software development, human-interface design, and information technology management.

Upon graduation, you will be able to:

  • Use a human-centered approach to analyze information needs and design IS solutions to meet those needs
  • Lead or contribute substantially to a team in developing information technology products and services
  • Evaluate, compare, and select from alternative and emerging information technologies
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical audiences about information technology concepts and stakeholder needs
  • Contribute substantially to an information technology plan for an organization
  • Explain information technology uses, benefits, and ethical and global issues for individuals and organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Development
  • Perspectives on Information Systems
  • Web Systems & Architecture
  • Database Management Systems
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



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

  • A four-year bachelor's degree in any major from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher in a prior completed degree, bachelors or above
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions attended (including trade schools)
  • One letter of recommendation, two suggested (academic, professional, or both)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1342 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1342 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Information Systems
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