Masters Programs in Information Systems

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Information Systems

Master students of information systems are building upon business, engineering, computer or science degrees in pursuit of more advanced knowledge in electronic communications. An advanced degree can provide an edge for better jobs in a competitive field.

 

What is a Master in Information Systems? Technology is the means of creation, use and distribution of information in our interconnected society. Study in information systems centers on creating and improving ways of handling data and electronic communication and the resulting impact on businesses and society. Students will obtain a solid foundation in software development and principles. Additional courses in critical thinking, professional interrelations and problem solving help graduates put their computer knowledge to practical use. Also addressed is the evolving nature of the field as it constantly adapts to keep pace with technological changes.

 

In pursuing this course of study, the student benefits from obtaining a firm grasp on the workings of electronic systems and how to put that knowledge to practical use. Leadership, problem solving and interpersonal skills are more fully developed.

 

The cost of the program varies according to school and location. Students should examine the various options to determine the course of study that best meets their goals and budget.

 

An advanced degree in information systems opens the door to many career opportunities. A concentration on the storing and archiving of material may lead to jobs in library science or records management. Graduates are also well qualified as project leaders and managers due to the integration of electronics with organization and presentation of thoughts. The advanced knowledge of the workings of computers provides solid groundwork for technological consulting. Organizations seek information systems professionals in the planning and implementation of marketing strategies, office procedures and client development. The program is also excellent preparation for employment in business communications.

 

Advancement of your career with this highly-marketable degree can begin right now. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

 

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Master of Information Systems (MISP)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 - 6 years February 2018 Australia Toowoomba Springfield Australia Online + 3 more

USQ’s Master of Information Systems will give you the skills to succeed in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. This degree will give you the necessary skills and expertise to realise the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new and emerging technologies, to help organisations gain business value from the use of information technology and systems. [+]

Embark on a dynamic career

USQ’s Master of Information Systems will give you the skills to succeed in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. This degree will give you the necessary skills and expertise to realise the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new and emerging technologies, to help organisations gain business value from the use of information technology and systems.

The IT sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals. Now is a great time to embark on a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand. Studying the Master of Information Systems is ideal for professionals with qualifications in areas other than information technology.... [-]


Master of Management in Information Systems

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, Utah State University
Campus Full time 12 - 16 months September 2018 USA Logan

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Master in Information Systems of Electronic Commerce

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 semesters September 2018 Latvia Rēzekne + 1 more

This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-commerce technology system (ETS) implemented or will be established or who are engaged in the development of the ETS. [+]

This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-commerce technology system (ETS) implemented or will be established or who are engaged in the development of the ETS. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship.

Qualification awarded: Academic Master in Information Technology.

Admission requirements for studies (3 semesters)

Professional or academic bachelor’s degree or 2nd level professional higher education (length of studies at least 4 years (240 ECTS) including professional practice at least 30 ECTS or Length of service at least 1 year (Recognized according to Republic of Latvia Cabinet regulations No.36 of 10.01.2012.) in electronic commerce/ computer sciences/ information technologies/ economics/ management science/ related 2nd level professional higher education including at least 90 ECTS of standards of electronic commerce.... [-]


Master in Embedded Real Time Systems (CORO ERTS)

Centrale Nantes
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Nantes

This program introduces the techniques currently used for the design and the verification of embedded systems, and more especially real-time embedded systems. This specialism relies on several courses covering various topics: the design of real-time systems and the architecture of a real-time operating system (OSEK/VDX standard is used); real-time scheduling policies and associated implementation; tools for the modeling and verification of real-time systems: Petri net, finite state automata and timed automata etc. [+]

This program introduces the techniques currently used for the design and the verification of embedded systems, and more especially real-time embedded systems. This specialism relies on several courses covering various topics: the design of real-time systems and the architecture of a real-time operating system (OSEK/VDX standard is used); real-time scheduling policies and associated implementation; tools for the modeling and verification of real-time systems: Petri net, finite state automata and timed automata etc.

The program of study lasts two academic years - denoted by M1 and M2. Embedded Real-Time Systems is one of five specialisms available within the Control and Robotics stream. Some of the M1 courses are the taught across the five specialisms whereas the M2 courses are specialism-specific. See course content for more details.... [-]


Master of Computer Science (MSc) - Information Systems Management

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Paris

This program aims at providing knowledge of the fundamentals of IT strategic planning, IT implementation and organizational management. Graduates will become highly skilled professionals with a multifaceted understanding of how technology can improve an organization’s performance and enable its members to share and access information, plan and collaborate while having the analytical edge to strategically plan for future growth [+]

Program objectives

This program aims at providing knowledge of the fundamentals of IT strategic planning, IT implementation and organizational management.

Graduates will become highly skilled professionals with a multifaceted understanding of how technology can improve an organization’s performance and enable its members to share and access information, plan and collaborate while having the analytical edge to strategically plan for future growth.

Testimony

Ievgen Zaychenko - Ukraine - Information Systems Management

Talking about Epita and its program, clearly, the place with the most interesting exams I ever had, was here. Have you ever played LEGO? How about taking an exam, playing LEGO? Working for projects in a group is the core of this study. A lot of exams are based on this. Business Intelligence, Customer Relationship Management, Knowledge Management, Change Management, IT Purchasing - you will learn these and other subjects in such a way that you could apply your knowledge in real life!... [-]


Master in Information Systems

University of Liechtenstein
Campus Full time 4 - 10 semesters September 2018 Liechtenstein Vaduz

Do you want to pursue a career at the interface between business and IT? Do you want to engineer excellent business processes? Do you want to create IT-enabled innovations? Join the Master’s degree program in Information Systems with majors in Business Process Management and Data Science at the University of Liechtenstein! [+]

Do you want to:

pursue a career at the interface between IT and business? develop and implement digital strategies and innovations? become a business process expert? become a data scientist?

Join the Master’s degree program in Information Systems with majors in Business Process Management and Data Science at the University of Liechtenstein!

The Master’s program in Information Systems is a unique program that gets you ready for the digital world:

majors in Business Process Management and Data Science; strong focus on digital innovation; highly relevant IT-related and business-related topics; strong integration of theory and practice; attractive tuition fees; preparation for a PhD program; program entirely taught in English; an excellent student-faculty ratio. ... [-]

Master in Control Systems Engineering

HAN University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Netherlands Arnhem

A HAN Masters in Control Systems Engineering takes your engineering skills to the next level. It gives you a thorough understanding of the advanced regulating systems used in today’s industry as well as cutting-edge techniques that are directly applicable in an industrial environment. [+]

Master in Control Systems Engineering

A HAN Masters in Control Systems Engineering takes your engineering skills to the next level. It gives you a thorough understanding of the advanced regulating systems used in today’s industry as well as cutting-edge techniques that are directly applicable in an industrial environment. The practical approach of this course is underpinned by the solid expertise of teaching staff and researchers.

Location: Arnhem Duration: 1.5 years (full-time) Degree: Master of Science Course start: September

The profession in a nutshell

Control systems engineers are involved in all processes from research, design, development and production right through to evaluation of control systems. The additional qualification of a Masters degree in Control Systems Engineering at HAN enhances your professional skills so you can effectively manage projects, while balancing engineering, economic and commercial activities. Moreover, you have the technical knowledge to realise and evaluate all control strategies and embedded electronic systems.... [-]


Master in Business Informatics

University of Ljubljana Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Slovenia Ljubljana + 1 more

Are you interested in digitalization? Do you want to become an active member of a firm’s digital transformation endeavour? Want to know how to use modern IT in a company and how to improve business with ITs help? [+]

Business Informatics combines the areas of business knowledge, knowledge of management and social skills as well as business use of information technology. The figure below shows in more detail some key competencies in these areas in view of the knowledge and skills required as well as the typical job titles held by business information specialists.

As a graduate, you will acquire the highest level of expert competencies in the field of informatics and business. You will obtain practical knowledge of business transformation and digitalization, the development of new business models and advanced use of information technology in business operations. During the study you can acquire thorough knowledge and skills of business informatics and, by selecting the contents (courses), you can create an area of specialization that most closely corresponds to your personal, professional and employment ambitions.... [-]


Master in Computer Engineering and Information Systems

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

This degree aims to promote the acquisition of advanced skills in the areas of Computer Engineering and Information Systems, namely those that refer to individual work, supported in skills acquired in research activity, as well as application in professional activity of the principles used in the methodologies of this project. [+]

This degree aims to promote the acquisition of advanced skills in the areas of Computer Engineering and Information Systems, namely those that refer to individual work, supported in skills acquired in research activity, as well as application in professional activity of the principles used in the methodologies of this project.

This way, the Master's degree will provide the analysis and information processing skills inherent to the execution of tasks for research and development innovative technologies acquired in the prosecution of the described goals, as well as the capacity to produce and transmit scientific information related to them.

Further Studies

The degree is supported by a solid study program and occupies an innovative position in the converging scientific domains. With a curricular structure comparable to the best similar 2nd cycle courses in Europe, this Master's Degree offers the most adequate training towards the degree (2nd cycle in 2007/2008) and prosecution of studies in a great diversity of branches at the 3rd cycle level.... [-]


Master in Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Mechatronics

Technical University of Liberec
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Czech Republic Liberec

Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary programme integrating knowledge from electronics, mechanics, informatics and operations. Its substantial features are artificial intelligence, interactivity, autonomous behaviour and advanced structures. [+]

Description

This dual degree master course is based on a cooperation between the Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Mechatronics, Informatics and Interdisciplinary Studies (Czech Republic) and the Zittau/Görlitz University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (Germany).

Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary programme integrating knowledge from electronics, mechanics, informatics and operations. Its substantial features are artificial intelligence, interactivity, autonomous behaviour and advanced structures. It is used in many disciplines such as robotics, intelligent sensors, satellite technology etc.

Since the TUL programmes are recognized by the European Federation of National Engineering Associations FEANI, alumni are eligible for the EUR ING title.... [-]


Master Of Information Systems Management

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Santarem

Provide students with adequate and solid scientific training in the specific field of Information Systems Management. [+]

Duration: 2 Years Benefits: Accommodation and Portuguese Language Course (30 hours)

Education provided in Portuguese:

Rates *:

Application -35 € Annual - 1000 € (without accommodation) 3000 € (accommodation) Use - 35 €

Education provided in English:

Rates *:

Application -35 € Annual - 3500 € (accommodation) Use - 35 € The following values ​​will be timely subject to confirmation Goals: Provide students with adequate and solid scientific training in the specific field of Information Systems Management; Enhance the problem-solving capacity and creating solutions nonroutine and unpredictable situations; Develop reasoning capacity and deliver valuable opinion in complex situations; Training professionals to perform functions with high levels of competence, meeting the real needs of the organizations; Stimulate cross-disciplinary and integrated reasoning in organizations; Consolidate cultural values, social, ethical and citizenship guarantees cohesion and social stability; Develop scientific research capacity; Develop skills in the field of directed or autonomous self learning mode. [-]

Master Program in Informatics (1 year)

University of Borås
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 Sweden Borås

The overall goal of the Master's program in Informatics is that students will develop advanced skills and knowledge in the subject of informatics. [+]

Master Program in Informatics

The overall goal of the Master's program in Informatics is that students will develop advanced skills and knowledge in the subject of informatics.After completion of the program, the student will show:Knowledge and understanding

knowledge and understanding in their major field of study, including both an overview of the field and deeper knowledge of certain parts of the field and insight into current research and development, deepened knowledge of methods applicable to informatics,

Skills and abilities

ability to integrate knowledge and to analyze, assess and deal with complex phenomena, issues and situations, even with limited information, ability to independently identify and formulate issues and to plan and to carry them out within specified time frames, ability to verbally and in writing, to present and discuss their conclusions and the knowledge and arguments behind them, in dialogue with different groups, the skill required to participate in research and development work or to work in other advanced contexts. Entry Requirements Bachelor’s degree, 180 credits, in Informatics (or equivalent). Verified knowledge of English corresponding to the course English B/6 in the Swedish Upper Secondary School. For further information about English language proficiency, please view:http:www.hb.se/en/International-student/Bachelor--Master-student/Application--Admission/Admission-process/English-language-proficiency/Examination A completed program leads to a Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Informatics. Further information Teaching is normally in English. The course literature is in English. The training is mainly organized on campus, with elements of some courses that support flexible learning. The program provides national and international co-operation with relevant... [-]

Master in Operations Research and Information Engineering

Cornell Tech
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 USA Chelsea

Any business in any industry gains a competitive edge when they can harness data to inform strategic decisions. Our ORIE Masters will give you the mathematical and modeling skills you need to put data to work. [+]

Master in Operations Research and Information Engineering

Businesses of all types and sizes are awash in data and hungry for skilled analysts and information scientists who can use that data to make insightful, real-time business decisions. Cornell Tech's Master in Operations Research and Information Engineering (ORIE) will provide you with the mathematical modeling and data analysis skills you need to drive the decisions that improve customer satisfaction and operational efficiency.

Learn Where Rigor Meets Innovation

Cornell Tech's ORIE Masters combines Cornell University's academic rigor with the energy and opportunity that come with studying in the heart of New York's tech start-up community.... [-]


Master: 3rd Cycle Information Systems Manager (Taught in French)

École de Management de Normandie / Normandy Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Caen

This program is taught in FRENCH. [+]

This program is taught in FRENCH.

Read the official French description and apply here: 3ème cycle Manager des Systèmes d’Information

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Master in Applied Informatics and Business

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

The program is implemented by Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) in Vilnius, Lithuania and Fernando Pessoa University (FPU) in Porto, Portugal. The study language is English, students will spend the first and third semesters at Mykolas Romeris University and second semester at private Fernando Pessoa University. [+]

Why this study program?

The program is implemented by Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) in Vilnius, Lithuania and Fernando Pessoa University (FPU) in Porto, Portugal. The study language is English, students will spend the first and third semesters at Mykolas Romeris University and the second semester at private Fernando Pessoa University. The last semester they will have the possibility to choose between an internship in Lithuanian business enterprises and internship in different partner universities: Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria), Istanbul Bilgi University (Turkey), Oldenburg University (Germany) or Zagreb University (Croatia). After successful graduation students will gain the degree in Master of Applied Informatics.... [-]