Degree Requirements

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Degree Requirements2019-09-30T15:52:56+00:00

Degree Requirements

MSIS Core Courses – 18 Credits
  • IS 6410 Systems Analysis & Design (3)
  • IS 6420 Database Theory & Design (3)
  • IS 6570 IT Security (3)
  • IS 6596 Capstone Project (3 credits, taken over 2-3 semesters)
  • IS 6615 Data Structures & Java (3)
  • IS 6640 Networking & Servers (3)
  • Corequisite: IS 4410 Information Systems (3)
    • (Required during your first semester for students without an IS undergraduate degree)
MSIS Electives by Area of Focus – 12 Credits

Students choose 12 credit hours from the lists below. Students are not required to choose an area of focus and have the option to choose courses from any concentration to meet the elective requirements.

Business Intelligence & Analytics

  • IS 6480 Data Warehousing (3)
  • IS 6481 Business Intelligence & Analytics (3)
  • IS 6482 Introduction to Data Mining (3)
  • IS 6483 Advanced Data Mining (3)
  • IS 6487 Introduction to Business Analytics (1.5)
  • IS 6489 Statistics & Predictive Analytics (3)
  • IS 6491 Data Visualization (1.5)
  • IS 6493 Data Science & Big Data (3)
  • OIS 6040 Data Analysis & Decision Making I (1.5)
  • OIS 6041 Data Analysis & Decision Making II (1.5)

Software and Systems Architecture

  • IS 6465 Web-Based Applications (3)
  • IS 6471 Emerging Web Technologies & Strategies (3)
  • IS 6491 Data Visualization (1.5)
  • IS 6570 IT Security (3)
  • IS 6641 Cloud Computing (3)
  • IS 6850 Python (3)
  • OIS 6500 Visual Analytics for Business I (1.5)
  • OIS 6510 Visual Analytics for Business II (1.5)

Product and Process Management

  • IS 6470 E-Business (3)
  • IS 6570 IT Security (3)
  • IS 6850 Product Management (1.5)
  • IS 6850 IT Leadership & Strategy (3)
  • OIS 6425 Six Sigma for Managers (3)
  • OIS 6610 Analytical Decision Models I (1.5)
  • OIS 6611 Analytical Decision Models II (1.5)
  • OIS 6620 Supply Chain Management (1.5)
  • OIS 6660 Project Management (3)

IT Security

  • IS 6484 Advanced Data Management (3)
  • IS 6571 IT Forensics (3)
  • IS 6572 Network Defenses (3)
  • IS 6573 Vulnerability Management (3)
  • IS 6574 Cyber Security Risk & Compliance (3)
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