Computer Science, Management Information Systems Concentration, M.S.

The Computer Science, Management Information Systems Concentration, M.S. program accommodates students from other fields that have computer science minds and programming skills.

What Will I Learn?

This program focuses on fundamentals of computer science, with a balanced approach between theory and application. Core courses focus on the theory of computation and algorithms and the operation of a computer in terms of the hardware. This concentration will help you learn about the business side of information systems as well as how to build those systems.

What are the requirements for this degree?

Students should have a bachelor's degree or at least a minor in computer science. Students who wish to transition from math, science or engineering may be fully enrolled in the program after taking recommended courses based on their background.

The program requires a total of 30 credits.

The Graduate Catalog provides details about program requirements.

What Types of Careers Could I Get With This Degree?

  • Programmer
  • Applications developer
  • IT manager


What Kinds of Experiences Could I Have on Campus?

This program has demanding courses taught by knowledgable and highly accessible faculty. Class sizes are small and there are plenty of opportunities for hands-on experiences such as research.