The program is compact enough to allow the dedicated student to finish in 15 months or in 3 semesters . There are seven core courses required by all.  The three electives vary by the concentration a student chooses.  Students can choose either the Business Analytics concentration or the Information Security concentration.  

 Main Program

 Core courses
Software Development (CIS650)
Decision Support and Expert Systems (CIS645)
Data Management (CIS609)
Data Communications and Networking (CYS601)
Project Management (CIS603)
Enterprise Resource Planning (CIS 648
Capstone Project (CIS695) or
Graduate Internship (CIS 688).

Business Analytics electives
Introduction to Business Analytics  (CIS 623)
Advanced Business Analytics (CIS 643)

Developing Analytics Applications (CIS 663)

Information Security electives
Information System Security (CYS 615)
and 2 courses from these
Information Security Risk Management (CYS 625)
Incident Management and Business Continuity (CYS 640)
Information Security Program Management (CYS 645)


  Some tools  used in the program

  • SAP,  Tableau, Python, MS SQL server, MS SSRS, Excel VBA,  SPSS