Master of Science in Computer Information Systems
Boston University's online Master of Science Degree in Computer
Information Systems is designed for working professionals with a desire
to advance their careers in the IT field, featuring a concentration in
Security and a concentration in Database and Knowledge Management.
According to government reports, information security and database
management are among the fastest growing and highest-paid segments of
the IT job market.
Boston University's MSCIS degree program has been designed and
developed by industry leaders who know what it takes to succeed in
today's technology-focused marketplace.
Boston University offers the following Master of Science in Computer
Information Systems concentrations:
Your studies in Boston University's MSCIS program will capitalize on
your experience and meet your needs by offering specialized training in
management. Upon graduation you will be prepared for a managerial
position within the computer science or information systems field.
The concentration in security provides in-depth knowledge of emerging
security threats and solutions to technical leaders to identify,
develop, and implement highly secure networks that will support
- Database and Knowledge Management Concentration
Database and knowledge management systems play a key role within
every organization across all industries. IT industry help-wanted ads
suggest excellent career opportunities for CIS graduates with database
basics. Career tracks include database and knowledge modelers, designers
and developers. Students will get an opportunity to use Oracle DBMS and
understand data warehousing and data mining strategies.