Management Information Systems

Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Management Information Systems BS Blended and Online No additional admission requirements beyond the general UIS criteria N/A N/A N/A N/A
Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Management Information Systems MS On campus & Online *Minimum undergraduate GPA must be 2.50 or higher.

*GMAT score or GRE score required unless applicant has an overall undergraduate GPA greater than 3.00 or a graduate degree from an accredited U.S. university or 5 years of significant, professional experience in the MIS field (documentation of experience will be required).

*INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: Minimum TOEFL score accepted is 79 iBT.
*A grade of C- or better is required for all prerequisites - including the following:

-Introductory courses in managerial and financial accounting (or ACC 311)

-One semester of production/operations management (such as BUS 322)

-One semester of statistics (such as MAT 121 or ECO 213)

-One semester of linear algebra or mathematics

-Competency in a structured high-level programming language (by taking CSC 225 and CSC 275 or course work in Java, C++, Visual Basic, COBOL, C, or Fortran, or practical experience).

*MIS 502 for students from non-computer science/engineering or related technical degrees.
Department Chair Yes, all admissions are conditional until prerequisites are completed. N/A
Management Information Systems Graduation Certificates On campus & Online Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics, Business Process, Cybersecurity Administration, and IT Project Management, students must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and meet campus requirements for admission to graduate study. Candidates for the certificate will be expected to complete course requirements with a grade of B (3.0) or better (a grade of B- or lower is not acceptable).*

*Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Administration: Students must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and meet campus requirements for admission to graduate study.

*Candidates for the certificate will be expected to complete course requirements with a grade of C (2.0) or better (a grade of C- or lower is not acceptable)and a cumulative B (3.0) GPA across the curriculum
Department Chair Yes, all admissions are conditional until prerequisites are completed N/A