2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for a Master's in Information Systems

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These 25 online colleges and universities offer the most affordable master's degrees in information systems with tuitions ranging from $3,900 at top-ranked Aspen University to $16,600 at Boston University. There are a variety of concentrations offered at the schools on this list. Prospective master's students can pursue specializations such as Enterprise and Application Development at Aspen University, Knowledge Management at Knowledge Systems Institute, and Web and Mobile Computing at University of Colorado Denver, among many other options.

You can read more about our ranked schools below or see our Overall Most Affordable Colleges. View our methodology or learn more about SR Education Group.

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Rank College Annual Tuition
#1 #1 Aspen University Annual Tuition $3,900
#2 #2 Georgia College & State University Annual Tuition $4,320
#3 #3 Knowledge Systems Institute Annual Tuition $7,395
#4 #4 University of North Alabama Annual Tuition $7,675
#5 #5 University of the Cumberlands Annual Tuition $8,000
#6 #6 California Miramar University Annual Tuition $9,000
#7 #7 Mississippi State University Annual Tuition $9,803
#8 #8 University of Maryland, Baltimore County Annual Tuition $10,320
#9 #9 Salisbury University Annual Tuition $11,050
#10 #10 Western New Mexico University Annual Tuition $11,074
#11 #11 University of Detroit Mercy Annual Tuition $12,060
#12 #12 University of Colorado Denver Annual Tuition $12,150
#13 #13 University of Michigan-Flint Annual Tuition $12,435
#14 #14 University of Houston-Victoria Annual Tuition $13,141
#15 #15 Florida Tech Annual Tuition $13,209
#16 #16 Nova Southeastern University Annual Tuition $13,410
#17 #17 University of Michigan - Dearborn Annual Tuition $13,770
#18 #18 West Texas A & M University Annual Tuition $13,785
#19 #19 Ohio University-Main Campus Annual Tuition $13,883
#20 #20 Adelphi University Annual Tuition $14,243
#21 #21 Lewis University Annual Tuition $14,310
#22 #22 Bay Path University Annual Tuition $14,670
#23 #23 Tarleton State University Annual Tuition $14,687
#24 #24 Emporia State University Annual Tuition $15,624
#25 #25 Boston University Annual Tuition $16,600
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  • Annual Tuition: $3,900
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    ASP.Net Programming; eBusiness; Enterprise JavaBeans and J2EE; Information Systems Strategic Planning; Management of Information Systems; Relational Database Design
  • Annual Tuition: $4,320
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 68%
  • Example Classes:
    Data Base Management; Emerging Trends-Mgmt Info Syst; Info Analysis/Process Innov; Info Tech Project Management; IT Infrastructure
  • Annual Tuition: $7,395
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Computer Networks and Security; Advanced Operating Systems; Business Intelligence in Health Informatics; Database Management Systems; Information System Design; Management Information Systems
  • Annual Tuition: $7,675
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 81%
  • Example Classes:
    Business Process Integration with ERP Systems; Data Communications Systems in the Global Economy; Database Management Systems; Electronic Commerce; Enterprise Systems Analysis and Design; Information Systems Management
  • Annual Tuition: $8,000
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 71%
  • Example Classes:
    Access Control; Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning; Information Security and Risk Management; Legal Regulations, Compliance, and Investigation; Security Architecture and Design; Telecommunications and Network Security
  • Annual Tuition: $9,000
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Comparative System Development Methodologies; Information Systems Planning; Java Programming; Management Information Systems; Network Planning and Administration; Strategic Management and Technology Innovation
  • Annual Tuition: $9,803
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 65%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Database Design Administration; Business Information Systems Security Management; Business Programming with COBOL; Management Information Technology and Systems; Microcomputers and Networks; MIS Administration
  • Annual Tuition: $10,320
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 63%
  • Example Classes:
    Database Management Systems; Information Integration; Management Information Systems; Readings in Advanced Structured Systems Design; Readings in Human-Centered Computing Research; Structured Systems Analysis and Design
  • Annual Tuition: $11,050
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 55%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Geographic Information Science; Database Processing & Management; GISystems and Public Administration; GISystems Co-operative Experience; Managing GISystems
  • Annual Tuition: $11,074
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Concepts of Database; Computer Forensics; e-Commerce; Information Systems Networking; Information Warfare; MIS for Managers
  • Annual Tuition: $12,060
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 61%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Topics in Information Systems; Information and Society; Information Systems Technology; Metrics and Models for Software Management; Object Orient Software Development
  • Annual Tuition: $12,150
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 76%
  • Example Classes:
    Analysis, Modeling, and Design; Analyzing and Interpreting Accounting Information; Business Intelligence and Analytics; Data Analyasis for Managers; Information Systems Management and Strategy; IT Governance and Service Management
  • Annual Tuition: $12,435
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Computer Networking; Advanced Database Concepts and Emerging Applications; Advanced Software Engineering; Applied Quantitative Analysis; Health Informatics; Information Systems
  • Annual Tuition: $13,141
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 51%
  • Example Classes:
    Automata and Formal Languages; Decision Support Systems; Info Systems Security; Software & System Architecture; System Admin; Systems Analysis and Design
  • Annual Tuition: $13,209
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Visual Basic; Database Concepts and Programming; Decision Support Systems; Electronic Commerce; Information Resource Management; Survey of Software Systems
  • Annual Tuition: $13,410
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Enterprise Technologies and Infrastructures; Information Systems Project Management; Information Systems Strategy; Management Information Systems; Systems Analysis and Design
  • Annual Tuition: $13,770
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 63%
  • Example Classes:
    Database Systems; Decision Support and Expert Systems; Electronic Commerce; Information Retrieval; Information Systems Analysis and Design; Object-Oriented Systems Design
  • Annual Tuition: $13,785
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Example Classes:
    Data and Information Management; Data Mining Methods; Electronic Commerce and Web Development; Enterprise Process Management; Networking Management and Information Security; Software Engineering and Systems Development
  • Annual Tuition: $13,883
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 73%
  • Example Classes:
    Information Networks; International Communication Networks; Policy and Regulation for ICT Networks; Privacy in the Internet Age; Strategic Issues in Information and Telecommunication Systems; Theory of Communication Networks
  • Annual Tuition: $14,243
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 68%
  • Example Classes:
    Computer Applications; Creating Organizational Value with Operations and Supply Chain Management; Decision Support and Decision Support Systems in HIT; Information Systems Analysis and Design Methods; Management Information Systems and Business Analytics
  • Annual Tuition: $14,310
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 56%
  • Example Classes:
    Data Science Project for Life Sciences; Data Systems in the Life Sciences; Distributed Computing Systems; Large-Scale Data Storage Systems; Persuasive Application Development; Semantic Web
  • Annual Tuition: $14,670
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 58%
  • Example Classes:
    Competitive Threats & Challenges; Cybersecurity; Decision Support Systems; Organizational Knowledge Management; Strategies of Information Management
  • Annual Tuition: $14,687
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Applied Database Management; Business Intelligence Systems; Decision Support Systems; Multimedia: Web Development; Network Administration and Design; Systems Analysis for Managers

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  • Annual Tuition: $15,624
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 61%
  • Example Classes:
    Database Design; Information Retrieval; Information Technology Project Management; Knowledge Management; System Analysis and Design
  • Annual Tuition: $16,600
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE and AACSB
  • Acceptance Rate: 46%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Database Management; Business Data Communication and Networks; Information Structures with Python; Information Systems Analysis and Design; Security Policies and Procedures
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