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Oklahoma State University
watson graduate school of management

Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University

Academic Program

MSIA core classes engage the student in the study of information assurance, both from a hands-on technical approach and from a business-oriented managerial perspective. The MSIA program is a minimum 35-36 credit hour program includes 30 hours of core of courses and 5-6 credits of electives in approved courses (this may include an approved internship or practicum).

Required Core Courses
ECEN 5553 Telecommunications Systems
MSIS 5213 Information Assurance Management
MSIS 5773 The Upper Layers of Telecommunications Systems
MSIS 5233 Applied Information Systems Security
MSIS 5713 Scripting Essentials
MSIS 5253 Advanced System Certification and Accreditation
MSIS 5273 Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Technology
MSIS 5263 Information Assurance Offense
MSIS 5283 Secure Information Systems Administration
MSIS 5293 Information Assurance Capstone
Required Common Electives
8-9 credit hours of electives in business or other appropriate disciplines

Roll-out

OSU-Stillwater

Fall
Spring
Summer
ACCT 5183
ECON 5113
MSIS 5213
FIN 50131
MGMT 5113
 
MKTG 5133
TCOM 50122
 
MGMT 5113
TCOM 5153
 
MSIS 5773
MSIS 5213
 
MSIS 5213
MSIS 52332
 
MSIS 5253
MSIS 52432
 
MSIS 5273
 
 

1 ACCT 5183 prerequisite
2 MSIS 5773 prerequisite

OSU-Tulsa

Fall 
Spring 
Summer 
ACCT 5183 
ACCT 5183 
 MSIS 5213
FIN 50131 
ECON 5113
 
MGMT 5113
MGMT 5113
 
MSIS 5773 
MSIS 5213
 
MSIS 5213 
MSIS 52332 
 
MSIS 5253 
MSIS 52432 
 
MSIS 5273 
 
 

1 ACCT 5183 prerequisite
2 MSIS 5773 prerequisite

Online Learning

Fall 
Spring 
Summer 
ACCT 5183
ACCT 5183 
MSIS 5213 
FIN 50131
ECON 5113 
 
MKTG 5133 
MKTG 5133 
 
MGMT 5113 
MGMT 5113 
 
MSIS 5773 
TCOM 5153 
 
MSIS 5213 
MSIS 5213 
 
MSIS 5253 
MSIS 52332 
 
MSIS 5273 
MSIS 52432 
 

1 ACCT 5183 prerequisite
2 MSIS 5773 prerequisite