graduate program: Information Systems

Graduate Program Overview

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is a graduate degree that combines technical information in computer and information science with business concepts and applications. This program focuses on the use of information systems to support management activities within an organization. The programme will provide in-depth information on connectivity, data protection, privacy, security and ethical practices in the information age. Individuals will acquire skills that will be valuable in telecommunication, manufacturing, business, agricultural, academic and service industries.

Statement of Objectives

The general objectives of the Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) are to:

  1. Provide students with the requisite tools to effectively manage, maintain, and develop an organization's information system and technology infrastructure.
  2. Provide students with the knowledge and requisite skills to adapt and handle the demands of a dynamic information technology industry.
  3. Develop information systems professionals who are able to undertake key leadership roles which involve managing and implementing data driven resources and information systems.