Courses

The required courses for the MIS Ph.D. program are listed below. In addition, students must register for 18 credits of MIS 920 (Dissertation).

Course Name Unitssort descending Description
MIS 699 - Independent Study
1

Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise su

MIS 611B - Topics in Research Methodologies in MIS
3

Provides a knowledge of research methodologies used in the MIS discipline, including experimental design, surveys, case studies, field work, and software engineering.

MIS 696A - Readings in MIS
3

The development and exchange of scholarly information, usually in a small group setting.

MIS 696D - Models for Quantitative Analysis
3

The development and exchange of scholarly information, usually in a small group setting.

MIS 611C - Economics of Information Systems
3

This full semester class will meet once a week for 2.5-3 hours.  The objective of this class is t

MIS 611D - Topics in Data and Web Mining
3

This Ph.D.

MIS 601 - Statistical Foundations of Machine Learning
3

This course is designed to introduce fundamental statistical principles and modern applied machin

MIS 531 - Enterprise Data Management
3

This course introduces the student to fundamentals of database analysis, design, and implementation.

MIS 611A - Design Science Research Methodologies
3

Introduces beginning doctoral degree students and advanced master's degree students to important research and survey articles in the field of management information systems.

MIS 920 - Dissertation
18

Research for the doctoral dissertation (whether library research, laboratory or field observation