May 18, 2024  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration/Information Systems Dual Master’s Degree

Contact Information

Phone: (470) 578-4470

Program Description

Acquire valuable skills necessary to be a technology leader in tomorrow’s global business environment. The Coles College MBA-MSIS brings business strategy to technology projects and technological innovation to business challenges. By blending best business practices and strategic technology skills, students acquire the knowledge necessary to become qualified and capable leaders for cutting-edge global organizations.

Program Curriculum

The Coles College MBA-MSIS consists of 54 hours of graduate study, including 27 hours of business administration courses and 27 hours of information systems courses. Students are required to take the core courses from both the MBA and MSIS programs, plus one elective MBA course.

Admissions Requirements

To be admitted into the dual degree program, the applicant must specify the option at the time of application to the Graduate School. Students interested in applying for the MBA/MSIS dual degree program should consult with the program coordinator with regard to admission requirements and required courses.

General Admission Requirements for the MBA/MSIS Dual Degree Program

  • Submission of application to the graduate admission office and a non-refundable application fee;
  • Baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited in a manner accepted by Kennesaw State University;
  • Academic background (approved by MBA and MSIS program directors);
  • Acceptable scores on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or the General Test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Three letters of recommendation (optional);
  • Professional experience (Note: Personal interviews will be conducted whenever possible and responsible work, community service, and leadership experience will be considered).

*International applicants have additional requirements; see Graduate Admission section of this catalog.

Admissions Requirements for Unique Cases

Currently, there are no exceptions to the admission requirements.

Transfer Credit

No credit from outside institutions is accepted for this degree program.

Petition to Graduate

Each candidate must petition to graduate online. For more information, please view the corresponding section in Academic Policies .

Program of Study