Academic Profile*

GRE 319
GMAT 671
Undergrad, GPA 3.53
Work Experience (months) 34


* 2016 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


Application Deadlines

  • December 1 – Priority Deadline
  • February 15 – International Applicant Final Deadline
  • May 25 – U.S. Applicant Final Deadline



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

  • Business core
  • MIS core
  • Elective courses


Ranked 5th in the U.S. for Masters programs in Information Systems Management

2017-2018 academic year;


The Center for the Management of Information Systems (CMIS) provides students with professional development, educational opportunities, and corporate access.


Work Placement

Placement data for 2015 MS-MIS program graduates:

  • 66 Total graduates
  • 100% Employment within 90 days of graduation
  • 35% Out of state placement
  • $78,765 Average salary

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


Cost of Attendance

Texas A&M University is one of the nation’s four most affordable comprehensive public universities. 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.