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.  

 Foundation course

Business Statistics (CIS 343 or its equivalent) 


 Main Program

 Core courses
Software Development (CIS650)
Decision Support and Expert Systems (CIS645)
Data Management (CIS609)
Telecommunications Principles (CIS601)
Project Management (CIS603)
Enterprise Resource Planning (CIS 648
Comprehensive Project in (CIS695) or
Graduate Internship (CIS 688).

Business Analytics electives
Introduction to Business Analytics  and (CIS 653)
Advanced Business Analytics (CIS 643)

Developing Analytics Applications (CIS 663)

Information Security electives
Information System Security (TSM 615)
Information Security Risk Management and (TSM 625)
Telecommunications Legal Environment: Law, Policy and Regulations. (TSM 630)


  Some tools  used in the program

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