Master of Management in Information Systems

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, Utah State University

Program Description

Master of Management in Information Systems

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, Utah State University

Why MMIS?

The MMIS program at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business is an innovative, project-based program designed to address business problems through the use of technology. It carries a STEM designation (29-month work option after graduation) in database management and analytics, consistently attracting many talented students from around the world.

Extensive Database and Data Analytics

The main focus of the MMIS program relates to Big Data, Database Management, and Data Analytics. Gaining insight into business processes that facilitate improved decision making is the goal of all things data. Indeed, data is the lifeblood of improved decision making for businesses.

High Job Placement and High Salaries

There is currently a shortage of employees with technical management information systems skills in the workplace. Recent graduates have nearly a 100% placement rate 6 months after graduation, with a mean salary of $60,000.

Career Prospects

As technology spreads across every organizational sector, corporate jobs in this field are generated rapidly. Our 33-credit hour program is designed to enhance your undergraduate education by increasing your analytical proficiencies and business technology skills and strategically preparing you for management positions.

Program Options

This degree is available as a single degree (MMIS) or can be paired with a second master’s degree (MBA/MMIS or MHR/MMIS) by enrolling in one additional year.

Curriculum

The MMIS curriculum was developed with two strategic goals:

  • Provide students with analytical-focused information systems knowledge and a complementary business acumen to enhance corporate leadership and problem solving.
  • Support the Huntsman four pillars of excellence – Ethical Leadership, Global Vision, Analytical Rigor and Entrepreneurial Spirit.

MMIS focuses on technology's role in managing and making sense of the ever‐increasing amount of data flowing into organizations. Today's managers must effectively utilize this data to improve decision making and company performance. As a student in the 33‐credit hour MMIS program, you will learn how to create value with powerful combinations of people, processes, and technology. Classes are project based with a hands‐on learning approach.

PREREQUISITES

(All Prerequisites Must Be Completed Prior to Starting MMIS Coursework)

  • Business Statistics (or advisor approve equivalent)
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Programming (proficiency in an object-oriented language)

Minimum requirements for Admission:

They are as follows:

3.0 or higher GPA on your last 60 semester (or 90 quarter) credits 45th percentile on both the quantitative and verbal portions of the GMAT or GRE A good answer for WHY I want to get an MMIS from Utah State. Completed the required prerequisite courses or approved equivalents. It is not necessary that the prerequisite courses are completed before you apply, but you will need to complete all of them before you may begin your MMIS coursework.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Cost & Fees

For 12-month Program Option:

Utah Residents, and non-Utah residents who are
children or grandchildren of USU alumni
$22,756
Out-of-State* $36,065
International* $36,265
*Non-Resident Tuition Waiver for Excellence is available for those whose GPA and national competitive exam scores (GRE or GMAT) are above the average of the same admission scores for all current students in the college.


Last updated February 8, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Sept., 2017
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12 - 16 months
Full time
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USA Logan, Utah
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Duration 12 - 16 months
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