Master of Science in Information Systems
Northwestern University

Program Details

The online MS in Information Systems degree program is designed to train students in information systems methodologies, with an emphasis on design, implementation, and evaluation of software applications and theoretical models. Several areas of specialization are offered:

  • Database and Internet Technologies
  • Information Systems Security
  • Project Management
  • Information Systems Management
  • Medical Informatics
  • Information Systems
  • Analytics and Business Intelligence


Must hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or its foreign equivalent. Three to five years of professional experience is recommended but not required. The GRE is not required, but strong scores bolster chances for admission. Two letters of recommendation. Statement of purpose. Current resume or curriculum vitae.

School Accreditation Statement

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