Master of Information Systems

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Program Description

Master of Information Systems

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

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Master of Information Systems

: 069704J

Units to complete: 12

Duration: on campus 1.5 years full–time, distance 4 years part-time

Start date: on campus March, July, distance March, July, November

Entry requirements

• English IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

• 3-year bachelor degree or equivalent in an area other than computing


• Graduate Certificate in Business or Graduate Diploma of Business (Information Systems) or equivalent


• Introductory knowledge of computing consistent with that found in CIS1000 Information System Concepts

Professional Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Australian Computer Society.

Program Focus

This program is offered in order to cater for the strong demand of non-information technology degree holders to acquire professional information technology qualifications.

Program Structure

2 Core courses PLUS 4 x undergraduate courses PLUS 6 x postgraduate courses


A maximum of 6 exemptions may be granted for the MIST based on completed equivalent postgraduate study from a recognised institution. A maximum of 4 exemptions based on undergraduate study will be considered.

Exit points

Provided all requirements are met, students will be able to exit with:

4 units - Graduate Certificate in Business

8 units
- Graduate Diploma of Business

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
3 - 8 semesters
Part time
Full time
18,880 AUD
Start date Jan. 2017
Australia Toowoomba, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 3 - 8 semesters
Price 18,880 AUD
(campus), 15680 AUD (distance) per year