Management Information Systems Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study

Management Information Systems Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study

Reinvent Yourself

Earn an Advanced Management Information Systems Certificate

The Management Information Systems (MIS) Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) courses offered by Rowan University’s Rohrer College of Business (RCB):

  • will train you to utilize information and technology resources to develop business solutions and manage technology-related projects in a world of rapidly advancing technological innovation;
  • give Rowan Master of Business Administration (MBA) alumni and MBA graduates of AACSB accredited universities the opportunity to build on their prior studies and explore a new passion;
  • are a valuable stand-alone credential that demonstrates high achievement and skill in a specialized area of knowledge; and
  • prepare professionals for advancement in their current or expected career paths in a rapidly changing workplace.

Stand Out in Your Field

Enhance your skill set as a current manager or evolve a career in technologies, systems, or information security roles with a CAGS in Management Information Systems (MIS).

Learn to use technology to increase effectiveness in project management, daily operations, computer information systems design, and implementation. Gaining experience and working toward mastery in MIS prepares you to leverage an organization for the maximum benefit in marketability, profitability, productivity, and efficiency.

Students will gain experience:

  • dealing with technological issues, such as systems security, encryption, and e-commerce payment mechanisms;
  • understanding the role humans play in developing technology-based solutions; and
  • learning to manage technology-related projects as well as how to aggregate and disseminate information systems data. 

The need for experts in information systems management is currently skyrocketing in every industry and sector, from retail to health care to air travel and airports to financial services and manufacturing.

Career goals might include positions such as:

  • business intelligence analyst;
  • systems developer;
  • information technology consultant;
  • project manager;
  • computer systems analyst;
  • business application developer; and
  • other IT/IS jobs.

Why Choose a CAGS?

A CAGS pathway makes it possible to immediately focus on a specialized area of interest strategically tailored for your next career move. A CAGS can help you leap ahead, launch yourself into a new career, or start your own business.

Pursuing a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) can contribute to your earning a promotion or higher pay, expand your responsibilities in your current role, and make your resume stand out.

Gain expertise you can add to your repertoire and resume now. Elevate your strategic and critical-thinking dexterity, revitalize your skill set, improve your leadership and management acumen, and give your work performance more agility and depth. 

Expand your network in a supportive university environment while earning a CAGS. A CAGS can open pathways to surprising and exciting pathways. 

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Learn More About Our Students and Alumni

Our MBA, MS Finance, Certificate students, and alumni bring a wide range of industry experience and varied career goals to the Rohrer College of Business (RCB). To learn more about some of our brightest RCB students and alumni, check out these select stories to get a sense of who might be your new contacts if you join us as a student or the type of talent you might hire if you’re looking to grow your team.