48 months
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11936 USD/year
11936 USD/year
8834 USD/year
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About

At the Computer Information Systems program from Dakota State University, you’ll familiarize yourself with programming languages, application development, database administration, data analytics, networking, project management, systems analysis, and more.

Overview

As a student, you’ll work intricately with .Net programming as well as client and server-side web programming. You can also use SQL to work with data and discover the latest methodologies used in project management.

The tech-y side of business

Learn how communication works within a business to identify technology needs and find the most effective way to fulfill those needs. Understand how technology enhances business operations and learn skills that are sought out by many employers.

Our curriculum is continuously updated. We closely follow industry trends and input from our CIS Advisory Board, which is comprised of professionals who manage or work within the Information Systems departments for companies who hire our graduates.

Your CIS passion will lead you to tremendous opportunities. Your employers will know that you have quality experience in commercial awareness, management skills, and communication. No matter where you’re located, you can always rely on your degree to get you through.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the Computer Information Systems program from Dakota State University, students will be able to:

  • Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts
  • Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles
  • Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline
  • Support the delivery, use, and management of information systems within an information systems environment

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managerial Communications
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Organization and Management
  • Marketing
  • Business Applications Programming
  • Management Information Systems 
  • Structured Systems Analysis and Design
  • Project Management 
  • Information Systems Planning and Management
  • Database Management Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.6

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

In order to demonstrate your academic ability to meet the academic challenges at DSU, you’ll need to meet at least one of the following requirements:

  • Maintain an above-average academic record at least equivalent to a "B-" (2.60 on a 4.00 GPA scale)
  • Be in the top 60% of your class 
  • Get an ACT composite score of 18 or above, or get an SAT score of 950 or above with subscores of at least 480 on the Math and 450 on the Critical Reading

Submit original academic transcripts

  • Your academic transcripts need to be originals or official certified true copies. If your transcripts are not in English, certified true translations must be attached.

Be proficient in English

  • If you’re not a native speaker of English, you must demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5968 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    11936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5968 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4417 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Madison

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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