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Online M.S. in Information Systems

Course Schedules


Fall 2021

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obediat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 669 Project Management Operations (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Michael Brown

IS 671 Electronic Commerce (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Ant Ozok

IS 677 Deep Learning (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Aryya Gangopadyay

IS 678 Data Analytics in Cybersecurity (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 679 Social Media Application and Analysis (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Michael Brown

IS 698 Special Topics in IS: User Experience Research Methods (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Anita Komlodi

Description: This course explores the main methods and processes that underlie the user-centered design of information systems. Students will learn to conduct user research for user experience design. The course also provides students the opportunity to apply these concepts through the design, evaluation, and implementation of interface prototypes in a hands-on project. Pre-requisite of IS 634 and/or IS 667.

Summer 2021

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obediat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Zhiyuan Chen

IS 670 Healthcare Informatics (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Ian Stockwell and Mr. Jim Clavin

IS 674 Information Architecture for the Web (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Celeste Paul

IS 676 Information Integration (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. George Karabatis

Note:
IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems will be offered in the Fall. New students should take IS 631 for Summer 2021.

Spring 2021

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 632 Networks (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. JJ Jeng

IS 634 Structured Systems Analysis and Design (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 667 Interaction Design (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Andrea Kleinsmith

IS 668 Enterprise-Wide Computing (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Paul Comitz

IS 672 Computer and Network Security (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 675 Introduction to Data Mining (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Aryya Gangopadyay

IS 698 IS Special Topics: Principles of Cybersecurity (equivalent to IS 659) (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. George Karabatis
The capacity for this class will be limited to 25 students.

Description: The problems related to securing computing systems are more relevant and critical now than ever before. Hacking, theft, and exploitation of information assets is being done to benefit individuals, organizations, or governments. The problem is pervasive and it affects citizens of most if not all countries. This course is an introduction to cybersecurity. It focuses on theory and practice of cybersecurity concepts – a very relevant and important aspect of our lives, since it affects everyone whether working with computers or not. Topics include authentication, password management, cryptography, software vulnerabilities and malware, network security attacks, operating system attacks, countermeasures, and many other ones.

Fall 2020

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obeidat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 634 Structured Systems Analysis and Design (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Augusto Casas

IS 669 Project Management Operations (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Paul Comitz

IS 671 Electronic Commerce (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Ant Ozok

IS 677 Deep Learning (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Aryya Gangopadyay

IS 678 Data Analytics in Cybersecurity (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Iyanu Odebode

IS 679 Social Media Application and Analysis (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

Semester dates: Aug. 27-Dec. 17
Current student registration opens: March 30
New student registration opens: June 1
Registration deadline: Aug. 16

Registration Timeline for Continuing Students
03/30/2020 - 9:30am - 49 or greater earned credits
03/30/2020 - 1:30pm - 37 or greater earned credits
03/31/2020 - 9:30am - 25 or greater earned credits
04/01/2020 - 9:30am - 12 or greater earned credits
04/02/2020 - 9:30am - less than 12 earned credits

Summer 2020

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obediat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Zhiyuan Chen

IS 670 Healthcare Informatics (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Ian Stockwell and Mr. Jim Clavin

IS 674 Information Architecture for the Web (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Victor Ondego

IS 675 Introduction to Data Mining (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Aryya Gandopadhyay

Spring 2020

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

IS 632 Networks (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. JJ Jeng

IS 634 Structured Systems Analysis and Design (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obeidat

IS 668 Enterprise-Wide Computing (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Paul Comitz

IS 672 Computer and Network Security (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

IS 673 Readings in Human-Centered Computing Research (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Tim Richards

IS 676 Information Integration (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. George Karabatis

IS 698 Special Topics in IS: User Experience Research Methods (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Anita Komlodi

This course explores the main methods and processes that underlie the user-centered design of information systems. Students will learn to conduct user research for user experience design. The course also provides students the opportunity to apply these concepts through the design, evaluation, and implementation of interface prototypes in a hands-on project. Pre-requisite of IS 634 and/or IS 667.

Fall 2019

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 607 Introduction to Information Systems (4 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obeidat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Zhiyuan Chen

IS 667 Interaction Design (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Anthony Norcio

IS 669 Project Management Operations (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Paul Comitz

IS 671 Electronic Commerce (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Ant Ozok

IS 679 Social Media Application and Analysis (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Marcella Wilson

Continuing students can register April 1, 2019.
New students can register June 1, 2019.

Summer 2019

Course descriptions can be viewed here.

IS 631 Management Information Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Rand Obediat

IS 633 Database Management Systems (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Zhiyuan Chen

IS 670 Healthcare Informatics (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Tim Richards

IS 674 Information Architecture for the Web (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Anita Komlodi

IS 675 Introduction to Data Mining (3 credits)
Instructor: Dr. Aryya Gandopadhyay