Explore Syracuse University’s Top-Ranked Online Information Systems Program

Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool) offers our Master of Science in Information Systems (IS) program online. You will experience the same high-quality curriculum delivered on campus with the freedom to continue working full time while enrolled.

Top ranked for best online graduate information technology programs1

No GRE Required to Apply

What You Will Learn

The online IS program explores the following topics:

  • organizational psychology
  • human-computer interaction
  • information economics
  • information policy
  • data science
  • cybersecurity
  • information technology
  • information systems
  • enterprise technology management

Explore the effective use of data for important business decisions and utilize advanced information systems to give your organization a competitive advantage.

Program Offerings

MS in Information Systems

If you have less than six years of full-time information management experience, you can pursue this customizable program and earn your degree in as few as 21 months.

MS in Information Systems for Executives

If you have six or more years of full-time professional experience in the information management field, you can earn your degree in as few as 15 months.

Online students can also pursue Certificates of Advanced Study in Data Science and Information Security Management that can be completed with no additional coursework.

A Rich Online Learning Experience

The online MS in Information Systems program enables you to earn an esteemed iSchool degree without attending classes on campus. Our rich student experience connects you to our broader community from the moment you apply to after you graduate.

Live, online classes
Attend face-to-face classes with peers and faculty, and connect with small groups of students during breakout sessions.

Multimedia coursework
Complete assignments on the go using our mobile app, and arrange study groups through the online platform.

Ongoing student support
Take advantage of our career development training, and receive guidance from a student success advisor.

Careers in Information Systems

Syracuse University graduates have successfully moved into information management positions at companies such as Bank of America, Citi, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, and the U.S. government.

With a master’s degree in information systems, students are uniquely qualified for competitive positions, including:

  • infrastructure analyst
  • data analyst
  • product analyst
  • technology analyst
  • business intelligence developer
  • data engineer


370 average salary for computer and
information science research assistants2

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1U.S. News & World Report, 2021 Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs (Retrieved February 2021)arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference
2 Bureau of Labor Statistics, Computer and Information Research Scientists (Retrieved January 2020)arrow_upwardReturn to footnote reference