Information Systems, M.S.

Admission Requirements

A four-year bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.75 or higher out of 4.0 is required. Students must also have taken a programming language class with a C or better, or complete one during their first semester of coursework with a C or better.

Applicants should follow the admissions process described in the Graduate Catalog or on the Graduate Admissions website at http://www.marshall.edu/graduate/admissions/how-to-apply-for-admission. If you are from outside the U.S., you may find Marshall’s International Student Services website a useful resource (www.marshall.edu/iss).

Program Requirements

Students must complete 36 graduate credit hours, including at least 24 credit hours at Marshall University.

Plan of Study

Required Courses
EM 660Project Management3
MGT 615Mgmt of Innovation & Tech3
MGT 672Organizational Behavior3
MIS 605Systems Analysis and Design3
MIS 610Systems Quality Assurance3
MIS 620Technology Planning3
MIS 623Database Management3
MIS 647IT Disaster Plan and Recovery3
MIS 659Digital Access Pol & Strats3
MIS 678Management Infor Systems3
MIS 685Bus Intel/Analytics3
Select one of the following:3
Thesis
ITM Internship
ITM Capstone Project
Total Credit Hours36