Important notice for international students:

Maryland Smith understands that some students' ability to travel to the U.S. may be impacted by the global coronavirus outbreak. Students who are unable to come to Maryland in Fall 2020 may begin their program in Winter or Spring 2021, depending on the program. Some programs may require online pre-work to be completed in Fall 2020 in order to be eligible to start Winter/Spring 21.

These contingency plans are still evolving, and we will share details with admitted students as they become available.

Please contact our admissions office directly if you would be interested in learning about these opportunities at

The health and safety of our community remain a top priority. In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the MBA/MS admissions office will not accept visitors or walk-ins from March 18, 2020, to at least April 10, 2020. Candidates should contact us at to adequately address your inquiry or set up a virtual consultation. The most up-to-date information from the University of Maryland is available at

A Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business makes you a strategic asset to any organization. This MS degree is the perfect complement to careers such as a technology analyst, business analyst, project manager, or enterprise architect. With the Smith School’s partnerships with companies like Ernst & Young, Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and KPMG, the degree is able to deliver real-world learning supported by theory and practice. Whether you’re interested in risk management, technology strategy, information management or project management, the MS in Information Systems will provide an outstanding ROI throughout your career.

Complete your studies in one or two years just outside the capital of the United States, Washington, D.C. -- ranked one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2017.

This program is STEM eligible, for more information click here.

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Information Systems
Part-time MBA
U.S. News & World Report, 2016
  • Yichun (Tony) Liu, MSIS '18

    What did you like best about your program?

    The quality of education, and what we learned, really prepared me well for what I’m doing now. Everything I’m working on now was covered in my classes.

    The professors in our program are truly knowledgeable, demonstrate academic excellence, were willing to go extra miles to help us out, and care about their students' success. Without them my success wouldn't have been possible.

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Earn both your bachelor's and master's degrees in five years or less
Smith’s MS in IS opens doors to sought-after employers
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