Master of Science in Information Systems Technology

The master of science in information systems technology is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of management information systems and information technology. The curriculum offers an innovative mix of information and technology management courses and specialized electives. Students are challenged to think critically, analyze problems, and effectively acquire and integrate knowledge, strategies, and key technologies to solve the business problems faced by IT management.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 33 credits, including 21 credits in core courses and 12 credits in elective courses.

In addition, students must complete up to 6 credits in prescribed foundation requirements in the areas of computer programming language and database design and applications. If a foundation courses was not completed with a minimum grade of B at an accredited institution within five years of matriculation, it must be completed before beginning the program, or within the first year of study in the program.

Foundation courses
ISTM 3119Introduction to Programming
ISTM 4121Database Principles and Applications
or ISTM 6200 Python Program Database Applications
Core courses
ISTM 6201Information Systems Development and Applications
ISTM 6202Relational Databases
ISTM 6204Information Technology Project Management
ISTM 6205Internet Computing
ISTM 6206Information Systems Security
ISTM 6209Web and Social Analytics
ISTM 6210Integrated Information Systems Capstone
Electives
6 credits selected from the following courses:
ISTM 6213Cloud Applications
ISTM 6214Foundations of Artificial Intelligence
ISTM 6222IS/IT Strategy and Implementation
ISTM 6224Management of Technology and Innovation
ISTM 6225Cloud Foundations
ISTM 6290Special Topics (Business Applications of AI)
6 credits in ISTM courses at the 6000 level or above, excluding ISTM 6200.