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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Executive Master In Management Control

Université Internationale de Casablanca
Campus Part time 1 year August 2017 Morocco Casablanca

In the era of globalization and the globalization of markets that generate new forms of competition and risks for organizations, Management Control, as a cross-functional function, becomes essential for companies who want to upgrade their management methods And win in competitiveness. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. In the era of globalization and the globalization of markets that generate new forms of competition and risks for organizations, Management Control, as a cross-functional function, becomes essential for companies who want to upgrade their management methods And win in competitiveness. This development has profoundly changed the role of the Management Control function. In order to meet the new requirements of its function, the management controller must arm itself in order to be able to set up a management system facilitating change management, implementation of the strategy, evaluation and improvement Of performance. This Masters course allows students to deepen, discover and master the essential aspects of management control practices and tools in a relatively short time, through specialized and practical teaching and the enriching contribution of the group of participants accumulating Experiences. Exclusive to UIC Innovative learner-centered pedagogy High-level national and international stakeholders combining expertise in the field and pedagogical quality Strength of the international university network Winner in the world Modular program and Saturday courses providing more professional flexibility PROFILE OF PARTICIPANT The Executive Master in Management Control is aimed in particular at: Management control executives who want to upgrade or deepen their knowledge of management control and acquire the latest management control tools used in the function today Executives from other backgrounds who want to convert to management control and make a career there TERMS OF ACCESS Applicants who wish to apply for this Masters Course should have proven probationary experience of one year... [-]

Master in Digital Technology Management - Cyber Security

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 1 year December 2017 Italy Bologna

The Master in Digital Technology Management provides both these competences by using a two stages approach: during the first cicle classic management courses as well as specialized courses for managing the digital transformation are taught to all the participants, while the second cicle provides the specific technical formation for the specialization in Cyber Security. [+]

Overview The digital transformation is deeply changing the organization of modern enterprises and their management structure. Modern, innovative companies need highly skilled managers who have both the technical competences to master the new digital technologies, and the management skills required for decision-making positions. The Master in Digital Technology Management provides both these competences by using a two stages approach: during the first cicle classic management courses as well as specialized courses for managing the digital transformation are taught to all the participants, while the second cicle provides the specific technical formation for the specialization in Cyber Security. The courses will cover the most recent techniques and tools, as well as their industrial applications, focusing on the new business opportunities and challenges arising from them. This international program, with students from all over the world and a Faculty composed by professors, managers and entrepreneurs, takes place within the unique atmosphere of a 16th century villa on the hills surrounding Bologna. Thanks to project works, company projects and master lectures, students get in touch with the key concepts of the digital era. The program concludes with a Field Laboratory Work and a company internship. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. Key facts Format: full-time Language: English Duration: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 Average age: 26 Participants: 20-50 Calendar APPLICATION DEADLINE: September, 2017... [-]

Master of Management in Information Systems

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, Utah State University
Campus Full time 12 - 16 months September 2017 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. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. 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... [-]

Master in Cyber Security

Harbour.Space
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Programme Description The MS program is designed for those who want to extend their technical and programming skills to handling enterprise security challenges. Our comprehensive courses will provide a solid foundation in key technology including computer and network security, cryptography, enterprise security architecture analysis, etc. The graduates will learn to stay current on rapidly changing technology, adapt and control to new threats and start a successful career in enterprise security. [+]

This program is taught in ENGLISH. The Master in Cyber Security program is designed for those who want to extend their technical and programming skills to handling enterprise security challenges. Our comprehensive courses will provide a solid foundation in key technology including computer and network security, cryptography, enterprise security architecture analysis, etc. The graduates will learn to stay current on rapidly changing technology, adapt and control to new threats and start a successful career in enterprise security. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE Year 1 During the first year students quickly recap basics of computer science and then focus on fundamentals of cyber security including computer architecture, operating systems security, secure programming, networks, and cryptography. Modules Computer Architecture Scripting Languages Secure Programming Java Programming Data Structures and Algorithms Identity and Access Management Practical Unix Technical Writing and Presenting Windows Administration Introduction to Interaction Design Operating Systems Leadership and Group Dynamics Computer Networking Secure Data management Human Aspects of Cybersecurity: Law, Ethics and Privacy Captstone Project Cryptography Seminars & Workshops Software Engineering & Design Year 2 The second year exposes students to different dimensions of cyber security field. Subjects range from Mobile and Cloud Security to Digital Forensics and Quantum Communication and Cryptography. Additionally students participate in communication and leadership modules preparing them for the career as a successful member of a professional team. At the end of the program, graduates will be ready to take on responsibilities to safeguard an organization’s information and technology assets. Modules Technical Project Management Digital Forensicss Parallel and Distributed... [-]

Master in Analytics & Systems

University of Bridgeport
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Bridgeport

Modern technology now provides industries of all kinds with the ability to gather vast amounts of data. But data requires more than just flashy dashboards and reports. In order to make better data-driven business decisions, employers require hybrid IT/business professionals to make data meaningful. Our STEM designated program was built with this need in mind. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. Master in Analytics & Systems Become the competitive advantage Modern technology now provides industries of all kinds with the ability to gather vast amounts of data. But data requires more than just flashy dashboards and reports. In order to make better data-driven business decisions, employers require hybrid IT/business professionals to make data meaningful. Our STEM designated program was built with this need in mind. In the Master of Science in Analytics and Systems degree program, we will help you: develop the critical thinking skills necessary to combine complex data and business value and turn it into actionable insight cultivate expertise in analysis, management, solution architecture and delivery, and hands-on technical skill grow your skills through our comprehensive curriculum, which offers opportunities for inquiry and professional development to round out your experience Courses led by business leaders Our faculty not only hold terminal degrees, but also bring an unparalleled level of real-world experience to the classroom. Drawing on expertise gained in the corporate sector, our professors impart time-tested best practices and deep business acumen to every lecture. By learning from business professionals, you will master methods and practical skills rooted in success. Why UB? STEM designated program Ability to complete the program in conjunction with our award-winning MBA program Close proximity to NYC, Stamford, and Greenwich allows for easy access to some of the world’s most powerful corporations, including 18 on the Fortune 500 Supportive Center for Career Development to help you launch or elevate your career... [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Engineering

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

This Master complements the knowledge obtained in 1st cycle in Computer Science, offering advanced training in various areas of Information Technology, stimulating the adaptation to new technologies, developing the ability to design innovative products using the current techniques and encouraging the acquisition of skills such as sense critical, creativity and teamwork. [+]

PRESENTATION This Master complements the knowledge obtained in 1st cycle in Computer Science, offering advanced training in various areas of Information Technology, stimulating the adaptation to new technologies, developing the ability to design innovative products using the current techniques and encouraging the acquisition of skills such as sense critical, creativity and teamwork. Graduates have a mandatory training that includes courses in the following areas: Artificial Intelligence, Information Systems and Distributed Systems and Multimedia and Management; which is complemented with information Area electives. The Dissertation is individual and must and can be done with a research or development at the university or in companies which apply the knowledge and skills already acquired consolidating them and acquiring new. Our graduates pursuing professional functions in the following areas of information: Consulting and auditing, management and development of information systems, management and application development and research and development. Are putting on public services, software development companies, banks, insurance companies, auditors, telecommunications companies, among others. Careers Performance of functions in the following areas of information technology: consulting and auditing, management and development of information systems, management and application development and research and development. Graduates in Computer engineering are put into software development companies, utilities, banks, insurance companies, auditors, telecommunications companies, among others. [-]

Master of Science in Health Informatics

The University of Findlay
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 USA Findlay + 1 more

The online master of science in health informatics program at The University of Findlay is based on the science behind electronic health records. [+]

Master of Science in Health Informatics

The online master of science in health informatics program at The University of Findlay is based on the science behind electronic health records. Health informatics is the field that defines how health information is technically captured, transmitted and utilized.Health informatics focuses on information systems, informatics principles and information technology as it is applied to the continuum of health care delivery. It is an integrated discipline with specialty areas that include:

    Management science     Management engineering principles     Health care delivery and public health     Patient safety     Information science     Computer technology At The University of Findlay, you can earn your master’s degree in just two years. No graduate record exam (GRE) required! Accepting applications until August 1 for the Fall class, so apply today! All courses are 100% online (no classes held on campus - no scheduled sessions at all)! Students access course content at their convenience. All courses are delivered in convenient eight-week blocks. ... [-]

Master of Information Technology (with specialisations) (12 subjects)

Charles Sturt University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 18 - 36 months January 2018 Australia Port Macquarie + 1 more

Want to take your technical career to the next level? CSU's Master of Information Technology is highly regarded for its practical focus. This course lets you specialise in an area such as networking, security, programming, business analysis or IT management. [+]

Want to take your technical career to the next level? CSU's Master of Information Technology is highly regarded for its practical focus. This course lets you specialise in an area such as networking, security, programming, business analysis or IT management. You can combine subjects from different areas to design a course that suits your needs. Why study this course? CSU's Master of Information Technology (with specialisations) (12 points) is available to students with professional IT experience or with a Bachelor degree in any discipline. You can study this course online or at our Port Macquarie campus or with the CSU Study Centres in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane. When choosing to study online, all subjects can be done online without the need to attend on campus lectures or residential schools, and subjects are supported by a host of educational technologies that may include video lectures, lab simulations or chat rooms. This course is designed for those who currently work in the industry but have no formal qualification, and for those with tertiary qualifications in another discipline but who wish to gain a qualification that will allow them to pursue an IT career. The course is also designed to meet the needs of practising information technology professionals. For those without an undergraduate degree, entry is through the Graduate Diploma of Information Technology. The Master degree consists of four core subjects, four elective subjects, and four specialisation subjects. The specialisation subjects may be from the same specialisation or across multiple specialisations. The available... [-]

Master's Degree in Distributed Systems and Web Technologies

Gheorghe Asachi Technical University Of Iasi
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Romania Iasi

The “Distributed Systems and Web Technologies” Master’s programme offers the graduates specialized knowledge in the field of parallel and distributed computing, including advanced algorithms specific to this paradigm, the design of distributed applications, cluster, grid and cloud technologies, service-oriented programming, modelling and estimating the reliability of distributed systems, distributed image processing and visualization and multiagent systems. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. In brief Faculty Name: Faculty of Automatic Control and Computer Engineering Study domain: Computer Science and Information Technology Name of the university programme: Distributed Systems and Web Technologies Language of instruction: This study programme is offered both in English and Romanian. Type of studies (full time, part time, distance learning): Full time Standard length of studies (in years) & number of semesters: 2 years / 4 semesters Number of ECTS Credits (on semester and on length of studies): 30 credits / semester, 120 credits in total Academic calendar (starting and ending dates of the courses): October 1st – June 30th. Extended to September 30th for re-examinations. The “Distributed Systems and Web Technologies” Master’s programme offers the graduates specialized knowledge in the field of parallel and distributed computing, including advanced algorithms specific to this paradigm, the design of distributed applications, cluster, grid and cloud technologies, service-oriented programming, modelling and estimating the reliability of distributed systems, distributed image processing and visualization and multiagent systems. The ideal candidate has basic knowledge about programming and algorithm design. Career Opportunities Internships at companies in IT&C and European universities (with Erasmus financial support) for working on the dissertation thesis; Jobs offered by major companies in Computer Science and Engineering; Jobs in research institutes in the country or abroad; Continuing with PhD studies within our faculty or within other Romanian or foreign universities. [-]

Master It-management And Information Systems

Fachhochschule der Wirtschaft FHDW
Campus Full time 31 months October 2017 Germany Paderborn

The master's degree program IT management and information system with the degree "Master of Science" (M.Sc.) ideally combines [+]

Part-time studies for Master of Science The master's degree program IT management and information system with the degree "Master of Science" (M.Sc.) ideally combines the latest developments and methods of information technology with business expertise and modules to expand the leadership skills. Graduates of the course to take, for example, responsibility for IT departments, the introduction of new IT solutions or the economic development of their company. Duration 31 months target group The course is aimed at graduates of computer science and technology-oriented business that would like to take leadership responsibility in a corporate environment in perspective. Pre-requisites 1) Professionally qualifying university degree in computer science, applied computer science or technically oriented business of at least 180 ECTS and with a grade point average as a rule of at least 2.4 2) resume and cover letter, setting out the study motives and personal goals 3) Successful completion of the aptitude test in the form of a job interview 4) Basic knowledge in programming, software engineering, databases, project management and networks (Proof of certificates, in exceptional cases, by practical experience) 5) English language skills according to the B1 level of the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages ​​(CEFR)" (proof about certificates, foreign language testing, longer stays abroad in English-speaking organizations or Countries or external language tests. If proof as part of the aptitude test a language test is performed.) Organization The master's program is for career professionals in 31 months. The first four semesters start each week with a presence.... [-]

MPhil in Information Management (RD)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The dissertation will constitute a decided contribution to knowledge of, and insight into, the subject discipline as well as the field of research. Qualifying students would also display competence in the application of related research methodology, and the proper written and/or oral communication of the research process and findings. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. The dissertation will constitute a decided contribution to knowledge of, and insight into, the subject discipline as well as the field of research. Qualifying students would also display competence in the application of related research methodology, and the proper written and/or oral communication of the research process and findings. Students should be able to reflect on their research decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of the information industry. Admission requirements Any relevant Honours Degree on NQF Level 7 or 8 with an average of 65% for the Honours Degree. The Dean of the Faculty of Management may refuse a student admission to the Master’s qualifications if of the opinion that the student’s academic background is insufficient for the proposed studies. Duration of programme Full-time: 1 year minimum, 2 years maximum Part-time: 2 years minimum, 3 years maximum Contact details Name: Prof T du Plessis / Tel: +27 (0)11 559 3836 / Email: tduplessis@uj.ac.za [-]

Master in Embedded Systems (ES)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Germany Berlin Netherlands Eindhoven Finland Espoo United Kingdom London France Paris Sweden Stockholm Italy Trento Hungary Budapest Spain Madrid + 16 more

Embedded systems are everywhere. More than 98% of the world’s processors are located in embedded systems. Applications include a wide variety of industrial and personal systems such as satellites, robots, cars, airplanes, elevators, mobile telephones, washing machines, and health-care equipment just to mention a few. [+]

Why study Embedded Systems? Embedded systems are everywhere. More than 98% of the world’s processors are located in embedded systems. Applications include a wide variety of industrial and personal systems such as satellites, robots, cars, airplanes, elevators, mobile telephones, washing machines, and health-care equipment just to mention a few. In all these areas, embedded systems confer added value to the products by either extending the range of the delivered functionalities or by enhancing the quality of a “traditional” functionality that is rendered to the user. What are the career opportunities for Embedded Systems graduates? Many European companies are world leading in the field of embedded systems design and have a strong demand for highly skilled, creative engineers, innovators, system architects, and specialists. Europe also needs brand new companies that are able to provide innovative embedded solutions to address societal challenges, to improve the quality of life, and to boost the European economy and leadership. Why Embedded Systems at EIT Digital? "I found my masters course with EIT Digital very involving and fulfilling. It gave me access to two of the top universities in Europe and it's faculties. The business part of the programme helped me to envision my technical learning as real world applications and business opportunities." Shriraam Mohan, 2013 Cohort What is Embedded Systems Master at EIT Digital all about? The Embedded Systems programme focuses on enabling technologies and design methodologies for computing systems which are embedded as integral part of larger systems, designed for specific control functions of... [-]

Master in Big Data and Business Analytics

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

The Master in Big Data and Business Analytics at ESCP Europe, one of the world's Top Business Schools, is a 1-year, full-time postgraduate programme across 2 countries for those aiming for a successful career in various job functions: Supply Chain, Human Resources, Marketing, Finance and more. [+]

Masters in Information Systems. The first Master in Big Data and Business Analytics The Master in Big Data and Business Analytics at ESCP Europe, one of the world's Top Business Schools, is a 1-year, full-time postgraduate programme across 2 countries for those aiming for a successful career in various job functions: Supply Chain, Human Resources, Marketing, Finance and more. It is taught in English and takes place at our Paris and Berlin campuses. France and Germany are the perfect starting points to experience the excellence of the usage of big data and business analytics. The first intake will be in September 2017! This is an innovative degree with an international track in two countries with a truly trans-national and international spirit. It will be taught by global faculty, with a multi-cultural class mix and international corporate network. The Master in Big Data and Business Analytics is open to everyone that is passionate about big data, and want to become fluent in the usage of data analytics. This Master Programme is perfect for those who want to make performance improvement decisions from a management perspective. This Master will bring their business ideas to life and provide an international overview of the Big Data and Business Analytics in many industries! To be admitted to the programme, you don’t have to be a “specialist” in the Big Data Analytics sector, you only need the desire to become one! During the programme you will have the opportunity to strengthen your skills through courses covering... [-]

Master of Business Information Systems (MBIS)

Monash University Malaysia
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 48 months July 2017 Malaysia Selangor + 1 more

The Master of Business Information Systems prepares those with previous qualifications in any discipline for careers in big data analytics, information systems analysis and design, IT project management, business intelligence and enterprise systems. [+]

The Master of Business Information Systems prepares those with previous qualifications in any discipline for careers in big data analytics, information systems analysis and design, IT project management, business intelligence and enterprise systems. The Master of Business Information Systems also provides advancement opportunities in the business management world for students with previous qualifications in any Information Communication and Technology discipline. If you have prior information and communication technology qualification, you have the option of being granted credit transfer (with a reduced fee) for one semester of study (which means the master degree can be obtained within 1.5 years instead of 2 years). This program offers you the option of pursuing either an industrial experience path or to undertake a research project. COURSE STRUCTURE The MBIS requires the successful completion of Volume 1: Four advanced preparatory units (24 points) and Volume 2: Eight master core units (48 points). This is followed by Volume 3: Four application options (24 points), either: - Industry experience project (24 points) OR - Minor Thesis Research Project OUTCOMES Big data analytics and business intelligence Enterprise systems Information systems design Knowledge management Project management Business data analytics Scholarships and Financial Assistance As a student at Monash University Malaysia, you will have access to various scholarships and financial assistance provided by both the university and external benefactors. Honours Degree Scholarships Postgraduate Coursework Postgraduate Research (HDR) Scholarships External Sponsorship Study Loans Other Financial Support [-]

Master's Degree In Information Systems Management

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in the areas of planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. [+]

OBJECTIVES

In a context where the Systems and Information Technologies are a key factor in the competitiveness and success of organizations, having the skills to understand these resources and know how to manage them is critical. The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in the areas of planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. It is a master's professional nature in order to expand their career prospects to the participants by developing their scientific and technical potential in management of information systems.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is intended primarily to complete training first cycle provided by a degree in management, computer science, engineering, economics, mathematics or other degree deemed appropriate. Your recipients are managers, technicians and consultants and information systems technologies, or recent graduates wishing to specialize in the field of information systems.... [-]