Master of Science in Information Systems

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Designed for those with or without an educational background in technology, our program can help you join or advance in the fast-growing technology field. Study from faculty doing research in today’s leading areas like artificial intelligence, cyber, and data science.

  • Fully accredited, which means your degree carries weight
  • Finish in as little as two years
  • Assigned faculty advisor upon admission
  • Participate in innovative, cross disciplinary research
  • Study in the DC-Baltimore technology corridor, with great internship and job opportunities

Program tracks allow you to focus on an in-demand area of interest while receiving a great education in information systems. Tracks appear on your transcript, so employers can see the difference.

We currently offer the following tracks, which can be completed as part of your electives.

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Science
  • User Experience Design

Learn more about tracks on the Specializations page.

Application Info

Students may be admitted to the program in either the Fall or Spring semesters.

The application deadlines for this program are listed below.

All application materials must be on file in the IS department by the stated deadlines for expeditious review. It is in your best interest to apply and submit ALL materials early, as we may have to cap our admissions based on the program’s capacity.

Domestic Students

Fall: May 1
Spring: October 1 Extended to November 1

International Students

Fall: April 1
Spring: October 1 Extended to November 1

Learn about Admission Requirements here.

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