Master of Science in Information Systems [IT Project Management]


Program Director: Dr. Jeff Clark
Business and Aerospace Building, N356
Graduate Analyst: Felisia Griner

The Master of Science in Information Systems offers graduate students the chance to tailor their programs to better fulfill their personal career goals. Graduates of the program become highly qualified computer professionals with a well-rounded understanding of the business environment. This program has state-of-the-art technology and realistic, relevant courses.

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) department offers the Master of Science in Information Systems with concentrations in Information Security and Assurance, IT Project Management, General Information Systems, and Business Intelligence and Analytics. Core and elective classes may also be combined to form a strong foundation in database related topics.

The department also offers courses for the Master of Business Administration degree and a minor in Information Systems for students seeking a master’s degree other than the M.B.A.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Science in Information Systems program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) OR Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT).
    • GMAT is preferred. Applicants with at least a 3.0 undergraduate GPA from an AACSB International school of business are exempt from the exam requirement.
    • A student must meet one of the following: 
      • GPA x 200 + GMAT = 950
      • Upper Division GPA x 200 + GMAT = 1000


Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466