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 If you are from outside the U.S., you may find Marshall’s International Student Services website a useful resource (

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
Total Credit Hours36