Doctor of Philosophy in Information Systems
Dakota State University

Program Details

Dakota State University’s online PhD in Information Systems is multidisciplinary in focus, applying IS to organizations and management systems in a practical way. Students in this program have the opportunity to conduct research and produce a written dissertation regarding cutting-edge Information Systems.

Courses address the most contemporary issues in the field. Students will focus on gaining an in-depth understanding of IS theory and practice, qualitative design, and quantitative research techniques. Graduates of this computer information systems degree online possess advanced skills in mastering, developing, and supporting new innovations in information technology.

Potential career opportunities include:

  • University professor
  • Academic researcher
  • Government or corporate researcher
  • IS director in business or finance

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • A MSIS degree from an institution with full regional accreditation
  • Some campus visit are required