South University

MS in Information Systems


5355 Vaughn Road

Montgomery, AL 36116

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS in Information Systems

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This Information Systems and Technology degree program is designed for both professionals in the field and continuing students with undergraduate computer information systems degrees. For other academic or professional training, some existing knowledge of computer information systems is recommended. This Information Systems and Technology degree program offers students knowledge of the business and technical side of bringing organizations into the current age of technology and specializes in designing, developing, deploying, and guiding information systems solutions. All students will take the foundational courses specializing in how information technology architecture can support business operations and how to deploy and manage information systems within that framework.

There are several concentrations within the degree program that allow for a flexible and unique learning trajectory based on the student’s need and career path. These include the Information Architecture and Design specialization with emphasis in Interaction and Usability Studies; this path focuses on the designer, whether it is a user interface specialist or a software engineer, taking this track will get you familiar with the current standards of software development, user-centered design, and the business environment for software deployment.

The specialization in Network Management and its corresponding emphasis allows students to get up to date with the current technology and practices for becoming or improving as a network administrator or network designer; this is a technical specialization which will require familiarity with basic network protocols and architecture.

Accreditation & Licensing

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Administrative office: South University, 1220 West Louis Henna Boulevard, Round Rock, TX 78681 © 2020 South University. All rights reserved.


South University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, post-graduate certificates and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of South University.

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Available to those who qualify

Classification: Not applicable

Loans Offered: Federal financial aid and student loans are available to those who qualify.

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