MBA/Master of Science in Management of Information Systems Dual Degree
Transform your work life in just 20 months with the University of Pittsburgh's MBA/Master of Science in Management of Information Systems (MBA/MS-MIS) Dual-Degree Program. For nearly 20 years, the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business has prepared its MBA/MS-MIS graduates to envision, evaluate, and execute technology-based solutions for critical business challenges.
Consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one the nation's top 20 MBA/MS-MIS dual-degree programs in the United States, this program is for professionals with several years of work experience who want to obtain a deep understanding of IT issues as well as the integration and interdependence of IT and business.
Develop specialized expertise in areas such as IS management, supply chain management, customer analytics, healthcare and IS, and new venture creation and business development.
In the full-time MBA/MS-MIS program, you will have the opportunity to take more than 30 courses taught by the world-class Katz faculty, including:
- The management core, which builds your foundation in strategic management, decision technologies, financial management, organizational behavior, marketing, statistics, economics, and accounting;
- The IS core that delivers an in-depth IS education and expands your knowledge with Information Systems Planning; Project Management; Database Management; Technology Enabled Business Transformation; Technology Innovation, Adoption and Diffusion; and Business Systems Platforms
- An extensive portfolio of MBA and IS electives that build focused concentrations in finance, strategy, marketing, and human resources.
In the part-time MBA/MS-MIS program, the requirements are 70.5 credits consisting of the management core, the IS core and the MBA and IS electives.
Katz certificates give you additional hands-on experience in a core business area. You can distinguish yourself by possessing additional expertise in a meaningful subject area. Katz's innovative curriculum was designed to incorporate our certificates. They provide experience-based learning opportunities and illustrate the importance of collaboration across business areas. In addition, our certificates are focused on areas with the most importance in today's business world.