Master of Science in Computer Information Systems
Boston University

Program Details

The online master’s degree in Computer Information Systems combines technical skills with knowledge of managerial and organizational issues. Students in this degree program from Boston University will be able to identify current and emerging technologies that can have strategic value for their organization.

Several concentration areas are available with this online CIS degree, and students can choose to concentrate in more than one area. Core classes study topics including information structures with Java and Python, business data communication and networks, and database design and implementation for business. Graduates will have advanced knowledge in the requirements for architecture, design, and implementation of computer application systems.

Concentrations available include:

  • Computer Networks
  • Data Analytics
  • Database Management & Business Intelligence
  • Health Informatics
  • IT Project Management
  • Security
  • Web Application Development

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent