How do I apply to the MSIS Program?

All applications are available online at ApplyYourself.

What are the prerequisites for the MSIS Program?

Prerequisites for admission to the MSIS program include three-credit courses in a structured programming language, statistics, and mathematics. You must have acceptable scores on the GRE and the TOEFL (if an international student). For more information, visit our admissions page.

What types of financial aid are available for MSIS students?

The Information Science and Technology Program has a limited amount of financial aid available, on a competitive basis, for students entering or continuing in its programs and who meet its academic requirements for admission. For more information, visit our Financial Assistance page.

What kind of jobs can I get with the MSIS degree?

Our degree program prepares you for a leadership position such as a system analyst, application developer, system engineer and an information security analyst.

Will I get to participate in research projects?

Both Master’s students and PhD candidates can—and do—participate in research projects. The faculty has numerous projects underway, including several that have received federal funding.