In the heart of Atlanta, Georgia, USA, surrounded by Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurial start-ups, the J. Mack Robinson College of Business fosters deep and lasting business relationships that influence our research, teaching and service missions and are reflected in our developmental success of the next generation of leaders.
Serving business professionals for more than a century, the Robinson College offers a choice of more than 20 graduate programs to meet the needs of today's business professionals. Our portfolio of master's programs spanning information systems, risk management, finance, analytics and more, equip students with unparalleled expertise in their fields. We offer an unmatched depth and bredth of programs that serve a diverse student body and working and non-working professionals alike.
Students come from around the world to our top-ranked Computer Information Systems Department for a rich foundation that prepares them to pursue either a business career with a strong understanding of how technology facilitates achieving business objectives or a technology career with a strong understanding of how business objectives drive information systems toward achieving business goals. Robinson's internationally recognized CIS faculty are ranked among the best in the world for the number of information systems scholars as well as for research published in leading journals.
The mission of the CIS major in the BBA program is to produce graduates able to combine the business and technology skills needed to develop and manage information systems that provide a competitive advantage in the global marketplace. Students will learn how to combine their general business knowledge with the latest software engineering tools and techniques to create information systems needed by today’s organizations.
The Master of Science in Information Systems program produces graduates who are able to combine business knowledge with the latest information systems tools and techniques to enable organizations to compete strongly in the global marketplace. Graduates, through the use of optional concentrations in their programs of study, will be prepared for careers in specific areas such as Big Data Management and Analytics, Cybersecurity, and Enterprise Systems. The program is offered by the Computer Information Systems department which is ranked among the best in the world for research.
The MSISAC program delivers a broad understanding of enterprise-wide approaches for managing growing risks and emerging regulations. This program is designed to meet the needs of students who want to build a strong background in the application, auditing, and assurance of information as well as information and communication technology (ICT) in accounting. The MS ISAC will meet the requirements of the model curriculum for the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification examination conducted by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).