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MS Information Studies

Trine University Student AchievementsThe Master of Science in Information Studies (MSIS) is designed to provide students with an opportunity to develop technological leadership in the analysis, design, development, maintenance and operation of information systems.

Technology leadership degree for you.

Focused, values-driven, and accelerated, this one-year graduate program for adults holding a bachelor degree is defined by an intense focus on information systems.

  • Do you want to grow your leadership and business skills?
  • Are you hoping to advance to the next level in your organization?
  • Do you hold a bachelor degree in a technology field and want a Master's degree in technology?

If you answered yes, the MSIS is the right program for you.

The Experience

In the MS in Information Studies program, students will use the latest tools and techniques to:

  • utilize the managerial process and tools for effective management and leadership.
  • assess and leverage the impact of information technology to enhance business competitiveness and optimize business management.
  • develop professional communication skills in public speaking, public relations, and electronic media.

The Results

As a technology-savvy specialist ready to move to the next level, you'll be able to critically and analytically analyze, design, develop and maintain information systems to solve business problems. You will advance your information and project management skills with the ability to lead and execute information system projects. Graduates will be able to clearly address issues, influence others and encourage cooperation toward organizational goals.


Additional Information

Information Studies - 31 credit hours

*International student program requirements - 33 credit hours

ENG 501 Research and Writing Skills For Professional Success
*ENG 502 Critical Reading and Application (International Students)
BA 6933 Statistics & Quantitative Methods
ECO 5033 Micro & Macro Economic Decision Making
FIN 6923 Managerial Accounting and Finance
GE 5103 Project Management
LDR 5223 Organizational Communications
BA 6953 Managing Business Information Systems
INF 503 Advanced Database
IS 5203 Network Management
IS 5303 Information Systems Development and Design
IS 5803 Information Studies Capstone

* ENG 502, Critical Reading and Applications, is a pre-requisite course for international students who have not studied in the U.S. The course serves international students who are acquainted with the methods of critical reading but who need to refine and strengthen their skills in order to succeed in subsequent university courses. Students must successfully complete this course with a grade of “C” or higher in order to proceed to the next required English course in the program.

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the 
Course Catalog.

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