Master of Science in Information Systems - North Carolina
Secure an Advanced Degree in Information Systems with Network Management
Consider a Strayer University Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) degree with Enterprise Network Management concentration for an exciting future. In today’s global, interconnected economy, information systems professionals are in high demand.
- Gain leadership skills and technical knowledge to design, manage, and evaluate networked systems.
- Understand how to create and implement elements in the structure and design of contemporary technology settings.
- Focus on building your abilities in critical analysis and ethics, with a technical focus on analysis, communication, and competence.
Our online classes and on-campus coursework provides preparation for students interested in roles such as Information Technology or Information Systems Manager/Director, Data Processing Manager, MIS Director, Computing Services Director, Director of Application Development, or Technical Services Manager.
Key Learning Outcomes
- Analyze the structure and model of cellular networks.
- Develop a wireless deployment plan to address and solve a proposed business problem.
- Design a systematic network topology and architecture plan in accordance with network design steps.
- Evaluate existing Internet work in terms of its infrastructure, logical structure, physical structure, addressing and naming, wiring and media, architectural and environmental constraints, and health.
- Evaluate the flow, load, behavior, and Quality of Service (QoS) requirements of network traffic.
- Compare and contrast the selection of switching and routing protocols to include interior versus exterior protocols, RIP, RIP2, EIGRP, OSPR, and BGP.
- Create a network security plan inclusive of identifying and analyzing network assets, security risks, security requirements, and security policy.
- Develop network management strategies to include resource monitoring, data collection and interpretation.
- Describe optimal network design for critical business applications to include effective use of bandwidth and satisfying Quality of Service (QoS) requirements.
- Develop a cloud-based solution to address a proposed business problem.
- CIS 505-Communication Technologies
- CIS 513-Wireless Computing
- CIS 516-Enterprise Network Management
Program LengthStrayer University students are mostly working adults who earn their degrees at their own pace and on their own schedule. Most students attend part-time, and the normal time to complete this program is 4.5 years.
On-Time Graduation Rate84% of our students who graduated from this program between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012, did so within 4.5 years.
Program CostsCost information for Strayer University programs is available at www.strayer.edu/tuition-and-fees. The tuition and fees for the entire program at current rates are $28,820 for both full-time and part-time students. Tuition rates apply to all new and readmit undergraduate students enrolling for Winter 2014 and future quarters. Rates also apply to undergraduate students who enrolled in the Fall 2013 Graduation Fund Plus Program at participating campuses in Virginia and Texas. For all other students enrolled prior to Winter 2014, please visit www.strayer.edu/tuition-and-fees for undergraduate tuition rates. The total estimated cost for books and supplies for the entire program is $1,800. Strayer University does not offer on-campus housing.
Median Loan DebtFor all students completing this program between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012, the median cumulative loan debt for each of the following are:
- Federal student loans: $31,700
- Private loans: $0
- Institutional finance loans: $0
Occupations for this program
The following U.S. Department of Labor Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes and occupational titles are disclosed pursuant to U.S. Department of Education regulations, and correspond to the U.S. Department of Education Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Code for this program.
|Title||O*Net Link||SOC Code|
|Business Intelligence Analysts||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.08||15-1199.08|
|Computer and Information Research Scientists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1111.00||15-1111.00|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-3021.00||11-3021.00|
|Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-1021.00||25-1021.00|
|Data Warehousing Specialists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.07||15-1199.07|
|Document Management Specialists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.12||15-1199.12|
|Geographic Information Systems Technicians||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.05||15-1199.05|
|Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.04||15-1199.04|
|Search Marketing Strategists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.10||15-1199.10|
|Software Developers, Systems Software||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1133.00||15-1133.00|
|Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1199.01||15-1199.01|