MSCIS Course Curriculum
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There are two degree options for the Master of Science in Computer Information Systems: the Thesis option and the Non-Thesis option. Both require a total of 33 credit hours for graduation. Below is the curriculum for each option.

Thesis Option

Core Courses (21 credits)
ECIS 637 Database and Big Data Management
ECIS 638 Data Science
ENGM/ECIS 607 Operations Research
ECIS 636 Computer Networks & Cyber Security
ECIS 639 Software Programming for Engineers
ENGM/ECIS 612 Technical Project Management
ECIS 635 Management of Information Systems

Thesis (6 credits)
ENGM/ECIS 696 Thesis I (3 crs.)
ENGM/ECIS 697 Thesis II (3 crs.)

Elective Courses (9 credits; choose three courses)
ENGM 600 Theory and Applications in Engineering Management
ENGM 603 Engineering Finance and Accounting
ENGM 605 Quality Assurance
ENGM 610 Advanced Engineering Economy
ENGM 616 Strategic Management
ENGM 621 Engineering Law
ENGM/ECIS 691/692/693 Special Topics
ENGM/ECIS 694 Internship
ENGM/ECIS 698 Professional Seminar

Non-Thesis Option

Core Courses (21 credits)
ECIS 637 Database and Big Data Management
ECIS 638 Data Science
ENGM/ECIS 607 Operations Research
ECIS 636 Computer Networks & Cyber Security
ECIS 639 Software Programming for Engineers
ENGM/ECIS 612 Technical Project Management
ECIS 635 Management of Information Systems

Project or Research (3 credits)
ENGM/ECIS 690 Capstone Project (3 crs.)
OR
ENGM/ECIS 699 Research (3 crs.)

Elective Courses (6 credits; choose two courses)
ENGM 600 Theory and Applications in Engineering Management
ENGM 603 Engineering Finance and Accounting
ENGM 605 Quality Assurance
ENGM 610 Advanced Engineering Economy
ENGM 616 Strategic Management
ENGM 621 Engineering Law
ENGM/ECIS 691/692/693 Special Topics
ENGM/ECIS 694 Internship
ENGM/ECIS 698 Professional Seminar