Academic Profile*

GRE 317
GMAT 670
Undergrad, GPA 3.57
Work Experience (months) 26


* 2020 reported average of admitted students

Program Prerequisites

Competitive applicants should complete coursework in the following areas prior to application:

  • Programming
  • Database management
  • Systems analysis and design
  • Business data communications


Delivery Modes

Texas A&M University offers three different delivery modes for the MS-MIS degree:

  • Traditional
  • 4+1 (accelerated)
  • Online

Click here for a comparison of the three options.



Our program’s 36 credit hours of required coursework is divided into 3 areas of study:

  • Business core
  • MIS core
  • Elective courses


Ranked 9th in the U.S. for Masters programs in Information Systems Management

2021-2022 academic year;

Student Experience

“My career goal is to become a highly impactful woman leader in the STEM industry.”  Girija Laxmi Iyer ’23


Work Placement

Placement data for 2020 MS-MIS program graduates:

  • 100 Total graduates
  • 78% Employment within 90 days of graduation (lower than average due to pandemic)
  • $90,883 Average salary
  • $83,000 Median salary
  • $11,000 Average signing/relocation bonus

International Student Work Placement

Our MS-MIS program is a certified major within the U.S. Department of Education’s STEM initiative. International students may be eligible to apply for a 24-month extension of their Optional Practical Training (OPT), resulting in a maximum of 36 months of OPT.

Former Student Profiles

Read what some of our former students have to say about their experiences in the MS-MIS program.

Efesa Origbo ’11

Kaushal Wadhwani ’12

Allen Morgan ’14

Parth Damle ’16

Rahul Bhandari ’16

Vinay Narang ’16

Onyi Nwafor ’11


Careers and Starting Salaries

MS MIS Average Starting Salary $88,235

Cost of Attendance

Texas A&M University is ranked No. 13 among Public Schools in Forbes Best Value Ranking. The Department of Information and Operations Management (INFO) offers financial aid packages in the form of scholarships and graduate assistantships. These are competitive awards that are offered each semester.

Recent Class Profiles

View the demographic and academic profile information for our past three MS-MIS classes.