University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Master of Information Systems Degree

Only in the Walton College can you experience this unique combination of curriculum, world-class computing experience, and hands-on approach to learning.

Benefits of the Degree

The Walton College has created the MIS degree to provide you with both the business and real-world perspectives that employers are seeking.

MIS students receive the benefits of a cutting-edge curriculum that is revised and updated on a semester-by-semester basis.

Thanks to technology gifts from worldwide leaders in business, the Walton College provides its MIS students with hands-on exposure to numerous industry tools that are being used in the business world.

Programs Available

Master of Information Systems (MIS)
A full-time program in Information Systems designed for your career needs.

Professional Master of Information Systems (PMIS)
A part-time program for working professionals--earn a masters degree in Information Systems designed for you.

Business Analytics Certificate
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Certificate
Blockchain Enterprise Systems Certificate


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Additional info about the MIS can be found at the Graduate School of Business.

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View a list of entry requirements for the MIS program.



View course listing for the Full-Time, Professional and Certificate programs.

Coursework Certificate Curriculum

Our Purpose

"The goal in making these resources available is to help our students better understand how data warehousing, e-business and other systems work together. With these facilities, we can teach the concepts of data warehousing and data mining. Students are able to use multiple platforms, large-scale computers and databases and pull it all together."

- Paul Cronan, Professor of Information Systems

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EPIC Spotlight: Qin Weng

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