Taught by a team of technology researchers, expert practitioners and internationally recognized visiting faculty, the MSI combines a robust core curriculum with a specialization path in one of three rapidly growing IT sectors:
Develop competencies in areas such as data-mining and data-warehousing, big data analytics, artificial intelligence and neural networks, social network analysis and mining, pattern analysis and detection, and the connection of these advanced Informatics technologies to actual business needs.
Gain design, analytical and programming skills for e-commerce, decision support systems and enterprise applications, as well as for mobile and gaming applications.
Topics in this specialization include wireless and mobile networks, security compliance, risk management, cryptography, disaster recovery and business continuity planning.
The program is in alignment with the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) model curriculum for Information Security Management. Completing the program can qualify as one year of work experience towards the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM®) designation.