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Introducing the Master of Science in Information Systems


October 20, 2015 As information systems continue to evolve, so must the education for professionals in this field. In the Master of Science in Information Systems degree program, you’ll learn how information systems support business operations and see how you can apply management and operations principles to solve a variety of real life problems as part of an organization’s technical team. http://www.southuniversity.edu/whoweare/newsroom/blog/introducing-the-master-of-science-in-information-systems

As information systems continue to evolve, so must the education for professionals in this field. As part of our efforts to remain focused on what matters most in today’s organizations, South University’s College of Business is proud to introduce a Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program, combining the business and technical knowledge needed to help bring organizations into the current age of technology and information.

Available at five of our campuses as well as fully online, classes in the MSIS program will begin in October 2015.

Who Should Consider the MSIS Program

If you currently work in information systems or recently earned an undergraduate degree in a related field, this Master of Science in Information Systems degree program could be a great fit for you. For those with different backgrounds, prior knowledge of information systems is still recommended although a preparatory class will be offered.

Busy professionals will find flexibility in the online or campus program, with online students having 24/7 access to the online classroom and campus students meeting once a week for evening classes.

What You Can Learn about Information Systems

In the Master of Science in Information Systems degree program, you’ll learn how information systems support business operations and see how you can apply management and operations principles to solve a variety of real life problems as part of an organization’s technical team.

Many of your courses will teach you how to analyze, design, develop and manage existing and emerging information systems solutions in this rapidly developing field. Throughout the curriculum, you’ll build your critical thinking, teamwork and communication skills so that you’re prepared to effectively solve technology problems and communicate business solutions, as well as guide others in implementing new technologies.

Finally, you’ll also study relevant professional, ethical, legal, security, and social issues and responsibilities, including the importance of compliance and assurance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations.

How The MSIS Program Can Help You Enhance Your Career

In addition to providing technical leadership training and helping you to qualify for upper-level positions that require a master’s degree, this program can teach you how to adapt to evolving industry trends, practices, markets and business processes. As a whole, the curriculum is designed to equip you to

  • Manage and deliver sound technology solutions and products
  • Drive major technology programs through fast-feature processes and resilient operations
  • Specify high-availability emerging technology information systems
  • Realize robust and secure architectures through traceable decisions
  • Manage technology and operations risks in development of competitive businesses

The MSIS Program Faculty and Support Systems

South University provides numerous academic and financial support staff, tutoring services, and online and campus-based learning resources. In addition, you’ll work alongside peers with varying backgrounds and experience, giving you an opportunity to network with those who share your interests. Plus, our faculty will provide you with guidance and mentorship, bringing to the program an array of professional leadership experiences and perspectives from diverse industry sectors.

Take the next step today! Request more information about the Master of Science in Information Systems degree or visit the program page to learn more!

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Administrative office: South University, 709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah, GA 31406-4805 © 2015 South University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@southuniversity.edu.

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