Master of Science in Information Systems
Minot State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Information Systems is designed to develop technologically sophisticated business executives who forecast technology needs, develop information systems infrastructures, manage existing systems, and communicate inter-departmentally. This program provides opportunities for graduates to assume greater management responsibilities within their organizations.

Graduates will be prepared to pursue career opportunities, such as, consulting, data administration, systems integration, networking, telecom and infrastructure, managing sourcing and global projects, consumer products and services, project management and software development.


Proof of completion of undergraduate degree from accredited institution. Have an undergraduate degree in CIS or MIS or, Have an undergraduate degree in business, plus additional undergraduate MIS courses or, Have an undergraduate degree, plus additional undergraduate business and MIS courses, or, Have an undergraduate degree, experience in MIS, plus additional undergraduate courses depending upon undergraduate degree. Official transcripts. Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75; if not met, GPA of 3.00 or above for the last 60 hours of coursework will be considered. Resume or CV. Statement of purpose. Three letters of recommendation. Satisfaction of Minot State University’s English proficiency requirement.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission