George Mason University
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George Mason University

Information Systems, MS

Department of Computer Science
George Mason University
4300 Nguyen Engineering Building, MS 485
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: (703) 993-1530

Email: csgrad@gmu.edu

Program Overview

This professional degree program focuses on the technical, managerial and policy issues associated with designing, building and maintaining information systems in organizations. Data, information and knowledge are crucial to the modern enterprise, and this program addresses both the theoretical and engineering aspects of specifying, designing, implementing and managing large-scale information systems.

Opportunities

Data, information, and knowledge are crucial to the modern enterprise, and the master’s in information systems addresses both the theoretical and engineering aspects of specifying, designing, implementing, and managing large-scale information systems.

The career paths open to graduates of the master’s in information systems include both technical and management positions. Technical positions include: systems analyst, data administrator, information architect, database administrator, systems architect, and more. Management positions include: chief information officer, chief knowledge officer, chief privacy officer, project manager, and webmaster.

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