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Accrediting Agency

New England Association of Schools and Colleges


755 Commonwealth Ave Boston, MA 02215 US

Institution Type

Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education

Online Enrollment


Calendar Type

7-week course sessions and three enrollment periods per year.

Delivery Format

Entirely Online

Carnegie Classification

Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Tech Requirements

Please fill out the "Request for Information" form for details regarding minimum hardware and software requirements.

Geographic Restrictions


On Campus Requirement

Please see individual program record pages.

Boston University

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - Database Management

Database administrators are expected to be among one of the fastest growing occupations. Job increases will be driven by rapid growth in computer system design and related services, which is projected to be one of the fastest-growing industries in the U.S. economy. Boston University's Master of Science in Computer Information Systems is designed for IT professionals who want to advance their careers. The Database and Knowledge Management concentration equips the learner with the tools necessary to utilize the vast amounts of information provided by large amounts of data. By focusing on the integration of information technology with business problems and opportunities, this concentration enables information systems professionals to understand technological issues in addition to business concepts and fundamentals. Boston University's program has been developed by industry leaders who know what it takes to succeed in today's marketplace.


Boston University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Delivery Format

Entirely Online


Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree.