Prepare for a leadership position at the forefront of technology and business.
With a Master of Science in Management Information Systems, you'll leverage technology and realize strategic opportunities in any organization or industry worldwide. Developed with input from corporate recruiters, alumni and industry experts, the UB MS MIS curriculum provides the optimal balance of technical and managerial skills to meet the challenges of our interconnected world.
The use of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, machine learning, predictive analytics and business intelligence tools are creating new methods to conduct, operate and manage business in every industry. The technical coursework is infused with the broad perspective you need to advance your career in a rapidly evolving environment.
|Analytics ||Information Systems|
|Overview||Help organizations investigate complex issues, identify and solve problems. Make better decisions with a data-driven approach.||Gain the broad-based knowledge and skills to transition into management or consultant roles in such areas as cybersecurity, product management and data science.|
|Starting term||Summer of each year||Fall of each year|
|Number of months||12-15||10-12|
|Number of credits/semester||12||15-18|
|Areas of focus|| |
Business analysis and process management
Management consulting and strategy
|Pedagogical emphasis||Become a specialist with strong data analytics and data science skill sets||Become a technology leader with advanced information systems management skills|
|Capstone experience each semester?||Yes||No|
UB's MS MIS qualifies as a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) program, which provides an additional 24 months Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 visa holders who began the program in fall 2015 or later. For more information, visit the Department of Homeland Security Study in the States website or UB's International Student Services Office.