MS in Information Systems (DA only)

DePaul University - ISC, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

June 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 35,597

Course Accredited By

HLC

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 7% scholarship
The MS in Information Systems (IS) bridges the gap between business and IT. Business organizations are most interested in serving customers with the best products and services.
IT is a fast-moving area with many kinds of technologies, tools, and systems. Our MS-IS program emphasizes understanding of diverse technology trends, agile project management, digital transformation, analytics systems, and innovation with six major elective domains. Students can interact with local IT leaders at annual IS conferences and participate in prominent companies’ real-world projects. Our curriculum has students gain hands-on experience with the latest versions of SAP ERP systems used by Fortune 500 companies and beyond.

Enrollment Cycles

  • June 2022
  • September 2022

 Entry requirements

 Postgraduate

 Standard GPP: 2-Quarter

  • TOEFL (iBT) 70 overall
  • IELTS 6.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 48-52
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo 95
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Extended GPP: 3-Quarter

  • TOEFL (iBT) 60 overall
  • IELTS 5.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 44-47
  • Pearson Versant NOT ACCEPTED
  • Duolingo 90
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 1-Quarter Extended GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 55 overall
  • IELTS 5.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 42-43
  • Pearson Versant 61-64 (no subscore below 37)
  • Duolingo 85
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 2-Quarter Extended GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 50 overall
  • IELTS 4.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 37-41
  • Pearson Versant 58-60 (no subscore below 35)
  • Duolingo 80
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 3-Quarter Extended GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 40 overall
  • IELTS 4.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 30-36
  • Pearson Versant 47-57
  • Duolingo 70
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 4-Quarter Extended GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 32 overall
  • IELTS 3.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) Not Accepted
  • Pearson Versant 36-46
  • Duolingo 65
  • Graduate GPA Requirements: GGP: 2.8 for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business (2.5 for MS Business Analytics); 2.5 for College of Computing and Digital Media;
    Up to 12 credits toward degree

Curriculum Requirements
Introductory Courses
IT 403 Statistics and Data Analysis
IS 411 Introduction to Programming for Business Applications

Foundation Courses (7)
IS 421 Systems Analysis
IS 422 System Design, Implementation, and Maintenance
IS 430 Fundamentals of IT Project Management
IS 435 Organization Modeling for Digital Transformation
IS 451 Database Design for Information Systems (Formerly CSC 451)
DSC 441 Fundamentals of Data Science
IS 560 Enterprise Systems


Major Elective (4)
Students take at least 3 courses from the same domain.
Students take at least 2 500-level courses.
Domains
Project Management and Business Analysis
Analytics-Driven Decision Making
IT Governance and Legal Responsibilities
Data Management
Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship
IT Leadership and Operations
Elective Domain Course Lists
Project Management and Business Analysis
IS 440 Collaborative Technologies for Leading Projects
IS 535 Information Technology Investment Financial Analysis
IS 556 Agile Enterprise Project Management
IS 570 Managing Change for Digital Transformation


Analytics-Driven Decision Making
IS 452 Big Data and the Internet of Things (Iot)
IS 550 Enterprise Data Management
IS 574 Business Intelligence and Analytics Systems
DSC 423 Data Analysis and Regression
DSC 465 Data Visualization


IT Governance and Legal Responsibilities
CSEC 440 Information Security Management (Formerly CNS 440)
IS 444 IT Auditing
IS 482 Legal Responsibilities in Information Technology
IS 486 Cybersecurity Law
IS 568 It Governance


Data Management
IS 549 Data Warehousing
IS 550 Enterprise Data Management
CSC 452 Database Programming
CSC 454 Database Administration and Management
Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship
IS 431 Digital Product Management
IS 536 Enterprise Cloud Computing
IS 478 Information Technology Consulting
IS 580 Technology Entrepreneurship


E-Bussiness
ECT 424 Enterprise Infrastructure
ECT 436 Social Marketing and Social Networking Applications
ECT 583 Advanced Scripting Technologies
ECT 586 Customer Relationship Management Technologies
ECT 587 Mobile Commerce Technology


IT Leadership and Operations
IS 483 Information Services and Operations
IS 500 Information Technology Leadership
IS 511 Social Issues of Computing
IS 505 Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Theories and Strategies
IS 506 Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Management and Tactics

Graduate 

Extended GGP (3 quarter) $22,269 CDM (College of Computing and Digital Media)

 $24,921 KGSB (Kellstadt Graduate School of Business)

 Standard GGP (2 quarter) $18,566 CDM (College of Computing and Digital Media)

 $21,212 KGSB (Kellstadt Graduate School of Business)

 Pre-Sessional English (1-2 Quarters) $3,703 per quarter

 Direct Admission (varies by program) $21,859 - $35,597 

Estimated Room, Board & Fees $11,251 - $16,877 

Graduate Pathway Scholarship available upto $4,000

 Graduate Direct Admission Scholarships available upto $5,000 KGSB (Kellstadt Graduate School of Business)

 *Direct Admission Scholarship is available in each year.

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