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Information Systems

Program Description

UMBC offers programs leading to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Information Systems. The M.S. degree program is available in two instructional formats: a traditional campus-based format and an online format.

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Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.
M.S.

Tracks/Concentrations: N/A

Department:  Information Systems

Part-Time or Full-Time:  Full-time, Part-Time

Online or On Campus:  On Campus

Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s

Admissions Requirements

Information Systems

Ph.D.: GRE General Test or GMAT required
Should have or be willing to acquire the necessary competence in statistical analysis, experimental design, programming, databases, and computer networks.

Term of Admission: Fall and Spring

Domestic Application Deadlines:
M.S.: May 1 and October 1
Ph.D.: February 1 and September 1

International Application Deadlines: 
M.S.: January 1 and September 1
Ph.D.: February 1 and June 1

Contact Us

Main Contact Info: 410-455-2650 (UMBC)

Graduate Program Director:

Zhiyuan Chen, 410-455-8833, zhchen@umbc.edu (IS)

Dongsong Zhang, 410-455-2851, zhangd@umbc.edu (ISO)

Graduate Program Coordinator:

Shannon Keegan, 410-455-2650, keegan@umbc.edu

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