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Computer Information Systems

Colorado State University

18 months
26564 USD/year
26564 USD/year
10834 USD/year
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The Computer Information Systems program from Colorado State University is designed for those interested in developing and managing the technology driving modern business. Offered online and on campus, this degree provides a balance of in-demand technical skills and business management essentials and can be completed in as few as 18 months or taken part-time over three to five years.

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 The Computer Information Systems program from Colorado State University provides a rigorous education for those with technical backgrounds while also bringing those new to the field up-to-speed. Students can customize their degree with additional specialized certificates, including cybersecurity, application development, IT project management, business intelligence and business information systems.

Program benefits

  • Flexibility with you in mind: Whether you want to start in fall or spring, learn online or on campus or extend your degree with additional certificates, we offer you flexibility and choices to customize your experience.
  • In-demand skills to keep pace with progress: With the labor market for computer information systems managers and other IT roles expected to grow 10% by 2029, this degree provides you with the business savvy and systems-thinking and expertise needed to run today’s IT operations. You’ll learn Linux, Java, SAP and more to have a wide range of abilities to effectively lead large-scale web and IT systems operations to consulting on business intelligence issues, operations, product development, technology strategy and more. Our graduates find success industry-wide with domestic students consistently achieving over a 90% job placement rate.
  • Credentials that matter: As an AACSB-accredited college, a status achieved by less than 5% of business schools worldwide, you can have confidence that you’re learning from the best. Our faculty are immersed in leading edge research and the latest business and IT practices to provide you with the business and technical grounding needed to advance in this fast-paced field.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Project Management: Information Technology
  • Application Software Infrastructure
  • Software Development Methodology
  • Business Database Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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Deadlines for the online option:For Fall Admission apply by July 1For Spring Admission  apply by Dec. 1


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • Academic performance explanation (if GPA is below 3.0)
  • Three professional recommendations
  • GMAT or GRE or waiver form (if applicable)
  • English language proficiency test (if required)
  • Statement of purpose
  • Current resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13282 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    26564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13282 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • In-State

    10834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5417 USD per semester during 18 months.

On Campus Part Time:

  • Resident: $23,370 
  • Nonresident: $52,358

Online Part Time:

  • $29,001(6 semesters)

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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