Master of Science in Information Science


Total hours: 33 Semester Credit Hours

Program Information:
The Master of Science in Information Systems is focused on the development of computer-based systems, management of system developments and information systems in an organizational setting. The course work will cover a wide arrange of IT topics such as web applications, networking, database design, advanced systems analysis design and development, information security, data mining, business analytics, and project management.
Career Opportunities:
Banks, Financial Institutions, Local, State and Government Agencies, Insurance Firms, Corporate Entities, Labor Unions, Temporary or Staffing Agencies, Junior and Community Colleges, Self-Employed, Data Processing Companies, and more.
Program Requirements:

  • Personal Statement: Minimum 300-word essay that describes your accomplishments, experiences, and career aspirations that have influenced you to pursue a business degree with TAMIU, plus the role your family has played in your decision
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE/GMAT Scores (3.0 upper-level GPA exemption available)

Degree Plan for curriculum outline and catalog information.

Department Contact:
A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business
5201 University Boulevard
Western Hemispheric Trade Center (WHT) 204B
Laredo, TX. 78041-1900
Phone: 956.326.2480
Email: graduateschool@tamiu.edu

Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 206
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: 956.326.3020