Online M.S. in Computer Information Systems

100% Online

1-2 Years

Generous transfer credit policy

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36 Total Credits

7 Weeks Class Length

Typically More Than $3,000 Cheaper
Than Similar Programs

Integrate IT and business with an advanced online degree.

Technology drives business, and professionals with the skills to bridge the gap between IT and technology are in demand. You can become a leader in IT and business with the online M.S. in Computer Information Systems program from Rivier University. You’ll develop a firm grasp of current business trends and emerging technologies so you can understand both worlds and make smart decisions to help business and technology work cohesively.

Our 100% online M.S. in Computer Information Systems program teaches you object-oriented design, networking technologies, and computer security, as well as project management, finance, and economics. Tailored coursework and a dynamic faculty will prepare you to take on leadership roles in business and IT.

Internship and Curricular Practical Training Track

This track provides an opportunity for students to supplement their classroom learning with hands-on experience. International students with F-1 visa status are eligible for this track, provided that necessary requirements are met.

Accreditations and Awards

Rivier University is fully accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

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Possible Careers

  • Management information systems directors
  • Information technology project managers
  • Systems architects
  • Integrated systems designers
  • Quality assurance analysts
  • Chief information officers

$146,360 Median Salary

The median annual salary of professionals in this field in May 2019.1

The Rivier Advantage

Affordable Earn a competitive degree at a competitive price.

Personal Small class sizes and real-world experience provide students the skills they need for success.

Flexible Start when you want with rolling admission and terms beginning every seven weeks.

Dynamic Obtain a quality education from a university with more than 90 years of experience educating students.

Strategic Partners Program

With Rivier’s Strategic Partners Program, we can provide innovative and relevant degree programs for professionals to advance their knowledge and careers. And as a bonus, employees of Rivier’s partners are eligible for tuition discounts.

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About Rivier University

Rivier University is a Catholic institution that welcomes students from all backgrounds and provides a transformative and supportive educational experience. Throughout our history, we have been dedicated to providing a learning environment that educates the whole person — mind, body, and spirit. Our graduates excel professionally, academically, and in service to their communities.


  1. Computer and Information Systems Managers. (2020). Retrieved September 15, 2020, from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website: