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Computer Information Systems

Dockery 400-L
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4631
Email: muin@ucmo.edu





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MSIT Admission Requirements

Admission is granted on the basis of person's academic aptitude and potential evaluated through academic record, work experience, and test scores:

  1. A minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.5.
  2. A minimum GRE score of 1000 (verbal + quantitative) or GMAT score of 500. Exception may be granted, on a case-by-case basis for candidates with extensive professional experience in the field. Submit resume for review.
    1. GRE/GMAT is optional with 2+ years of work experience in IT field
    2. GRE/GMAT is optional with degree in IS/CS/IT/Engineering from a nationally accredited program with GPA of 3.5 or above.

MSIT Degree Requirements

MSIT is a 30-hour program. At least 24 hours must be taken at 5000/6000 level.

For more information on the MSIT program, contact Dr. Sam Ramanujan at (660) 441-0496 or via email.

Graduate Core (15 hrs)

CIS 4655 Software Engineering 3.0 hrs
CIS 5675 Project Management 3.0 hrs
CIS 5690 Advanced Systems Project 3.0 hrs
CIS 5650 Managing Corporate Information Systems 3.0 hrs
CIS 5660 Legal Environment of Information Systems 3.0 hrs
Total Hours 15.0 hrs

Concentration (12 hrs)

Students must complete all requirements in one of the following tracks.

Software Engineering Track (any 4)

CIS 4660 Applications Development Using Java 3.0 hrs
CIS 4665 Data Com. & Dist. Data Proc. 3.0 hrs
CIS 5606 Advanced Application Development Using Visual C# 3.0 hrs
CIS 5656 Mobile Computing with iOS and Android 3.0 hrs
CIS 5661 Advanced Analysis & Design of CIS 3.0 hrs

e-Commerce/Internet Technology Track (any 4)

CIS 5610 Internet for the Enterprise 3.0 hrs
CIS 5611 Client-side Internet Resources 3.0 hrs
CIS 5612 Server-side Internet Resources 3.0 hrs
CIS 4665 Data Com. & Dist. Data Proc. 3.0 hrs
CIS 5669 Telecommunications Management 3.0 hrs

MSIT Electives (3 hrs)

Any graduate level CIS course approved by the advisor.

CIS 4660 Applications Development Using Java 3.0 hrs
CIS 4680 Data Resource Managment 3.0 hrs
CIS 5606 Advanced Application Development Using Visual C# 3.0 hrs
CIS 5607 Telecommunications & Local Area Networking 3.0 hrs
CIS 5610 Internet for the Enterprise 3.0 hrs
CIS 5670 Internship 3.0 hrs
CIS 6610 Readings in CIS 3.0 hrs

Required Undergraduate Background Courses (0-15 hrs)

The following undergraduate courses (or equivalents) are required. Some of the requirements may be waived for the Computer Information area. Undergraduate work already completed may be used to satisfy undergraduate background requirements.

CIS 2605 Applications Development Using Visual Basic 3.0 hrs
CIS 2615 Intro to Java 3.0 hrs
CIS 2665 Principles of Data Comm. & Local Area Networking 3.0 hrs
CIS 3650 Database Management Systems 3.0 hrs
CIS 3660 Analysis & Design of CIS 3.0 hrs

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