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2018-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2018-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Management Information Systems (MIS) Graduate Certificate

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The Management Information Systems Graduate Certificate is a post-bachelor’s program for working professionals seeking to upgrade their management and technical skill sets to become more fluent in a technologically challenging environment.

This program is designed to meet the needs of working professionals and can be completed in one to two years, by taking one to two courses per semester, depending upon students’ schedule and availability. Students may take the program at Shippensburg University or at the Dixon University Center in Harrisburg. Videoconferencing technology links students and faculty at these two locations in real time. Approximately one-third of each course is completed online. Each class is limited to twenty-five students, allowing students to interact directly with their faculty member on a regular basis.

Students interested in pursuing an MBA degree at Shippensburg University can apply two of the core courses toward meeting the MBA elective requirement.

To be eligible for admission to the graduate certificate in management information systems, applicants must:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Complete a non-degree graduate application online by following the directions posted at https://www.ship.edu/pcde/non_degree/.
  • Submit official undergraduate AND graduate (if applicable) transcript.

MIS Certificate

The Management Information Systems Certificate is a 12-credit program with four required courses.

M.A.T. with Teacher Certificaton

Professionals or recent college graduates who already hold a business degree and are interested in teaching business in either a middle school or high school, please refer to this program  in the College of Education and Human Services.

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