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Your path to business technology leadership

The Master of Science in Information Studies online degree provides those with a bachelor’s degree in the technology field with the opportunity to develop technological leadership in the analysis, design, development, maintenance and operation of information systems.

The Experience

As a student in this online Information Studies program, you will grow your leadership and business skills so you can advance to the next level in your career. You will use the managerial process and tools for effective management and leadership, assess and leverage the impact of information technology to enhance business competitiveness and optimize business management and develop professional communication skills in public speaking, public relations and electronic media.

The Results

As a graduate with a Trine University’s M.S. in Information Systems degree, you will be able to critically analyze, design, develop and maintain information systems to solve business problems. With your advanced information and project management skills, you will have the ability to lead and execute information system projects and clearly address issue and encourage cooperation toward organizational goals.

Additional Information

The Master of Science in Information Studies requires 30 credit hours.

Program Core Courses - 30 credit hours

GE 5103 Project Management
FIN 5203 Finance for Managers
INF 503 Advanced Database
IS 5103 Object-Oriented Programming in JAVA
IS 5113 Data Mining and Data Visualization
IS 5203 Network Management
IS 5213 Data Science and Big Data
IS 5403 Cybersecurity
IS 5803 Information Studies Capstone
BA 6933 Statistics & Quantitative Methods

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in a new window).

TrineOnline is an entirely online format which allows you to complete your degree in the comfort of your home and, for international students, home country. With new classes starting every eight weeks, you can complete your degree in as little as a year, or at a slower pace if you want.  Learn more about the benefits of Trine’s online degree programs.
Gradate Degree (MSIS or closely related)
Cost per Credit Hour Credits Required Total Cost
Purdue Global $420 60 $25,200
Grand Canyon University $557 34 $18,938
University of Phoenix $698 36 $25,128
Liberty University $565 36 $20,340
Indiana Wesleyan University N/A N/A N/A
Southern New Hampshire University $627 36 $22,572
Western Governors University (WGU) $566 30 $16,980
TrineOnline $575 30 $17,250


More information about tuition can be found at Cost and Investment.