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Masters of Science in Information Systems and Assurance (MSISA)

Information propels today’s business environment through both internal and external capacities. While business continue to utilize these capacities, there are risks of security breaches and critical business disruptions. While the majority of information security focuses solely on technical components, this degree provides insight into both the technical and business management principles.

The Master of Science in Information Systems and Assurance is a new degree program targeted at students with an undergraduate degree in one of the following fields: Accounting, Computer science (CS) or computer-related engineering, and Information systems (IS) or information technology (IT).

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MSISA students have pursued internships and careers in the following areas: Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, Data Analytics (Big Data), Database Management and Data Warehousing, Fraud, White Collar Crime and Digital & Financial Forensics, Information System Acquisition, Development, and Management, and System & Network Administration and Security.

CareerGrowthMedian Salary*
Computer Network Architects9%-13%$93,990
Computer Systems Analysts14%$72,980
Computer Systems Engineers/Architects2%-4%$77,900
Logistics Engineer2%-4%$72,490
Technical Directors/Managers9%-13%$55,340

Average median salary should not be expected for an entry level position.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data and 2014-2024 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024).

Continue to explore other career options and salary information by visiting O*Net Online, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and PayScale.

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MS ISA Faculty Advisor

Ranjit Bose