Information Systems, MSIS
A minimum of 32 semester hours must be earned toward completion of the MSIS degree. A minimum grade-point average of 3.000 is required over all courses applied toward the degree.
Students may not register for more than 9 semester hours in the fall and spring terms and 4 semester hours in each of the three summer terms. Any exception must be approved by the program director.
The IS program does not accept any transfer credit. All 32 credits must be completed from the IS and CSYE program course work specified.
Students can complete this degree at our Seattle campus. Students progress through their course work in a cohort, taking two classes each fall and spring. Summer options will also be available at the discretion of the program director.
Graduate Certificate Options
Students who are officially accepted into a graduate degree program in the College of Engineering may apply to pursue one of the following graduate engineering certificates in addition to the MS or PhD. Please visit the links below for additional information about each graduate engineering certificate program, related requirements, and how to apply.
Computer Systems Engineering
- Engineering Business
- Engineering Management
- Technology Systems Management
- Engineering Economic Decision Making
- Supply Chain Engineering Management
- Lean Six Sigma
Telecommunication Systems Management
Gordon Institute of Engineering Leadership
Master's Degree in Information Systems with Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership
Students may complete a master's degree in Information Systems in addition to earning a Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership. Students must apply and be admitted to the Gordon Engineering Leadership Program in order to pursue this option. The program requires fulfillment of the16 semester-hour-curriculum required to earn the Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership, which includes an industry based challenge project with multiple mentors. The integrated 32 semester hour degree and certificate will require 16 hours of advisor-approved Information Systems technical courses.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
All students must complete the following courses:
|INFO 5100||Application Engineering and Development||4|
|Lab for INFO 5100|
Complete one of the following options:
Course Work Option
|Complete 28 semester hours from the following subject areas:||28|
INFO, CSYE (except CSYE 6220)
Seattle Campus Course Work Option
|CSYE 6225||Network Structures and Cloud Computing||4|
|INFO 6150||Web Design and User Experience Engineering||4|
|INFO 6205||Program Structure and Algorithms||4|
|INFO 6210||Data Management and Database Design||4|
|INFO 6250||Web Development Tools and Methods||4|
|INFO 6350||Smartphones-Based Web Development||4|
|INFO 7250||Engineering of Big-Data Systems||4|
Students completing this option will receive a Graduate Certificate in addition to the master’s degree. Students should consult their faculty advisor regarding the certificate options.
|Required Course Work|
|Complete 16 semester hours of graduate certificate course work.||16|
|Complete 12 semester hours from the following subject areas:||12|
INFO, CSYE (except CSYE 6220)
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
32 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required