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Masters in Management Information Systems

The objective of the Master of Science in Management Information Systems (MMIS) program is to educate a diverse group of students by providing them knowledge of and training in the use and management of computer-based management information systems. The MS program at Texas Southern University provides tools and techniques to individuals in analyzing the management information functions of planning, organizing, staffing, and controlling in small to multinational business organizations and trains them for managerial positions in the Management Information Systems/Supply Chain Management areas of construction, manufacturing, wholesale/retail, energy, and healthcare industries.

Graduates of the MS in MIS program are equipped with:

  • Skills in using computers and computer-based applications including popular business software and their applications to business.
  • An understanding of Supply Chain functions and selected MIS applications in that area.
  • Skills required to becoming knowledgeable users of at least one commercially available and popular MIS application with SCM focus.
  • Skills required for analysis and determination of information requirements, and for developing Management Information Systems using commercially available application generators and packages.
  • Thorough understanding to develop and operate efficient and effective supply chain management systems.

Please click on the following link to access a pdf file with additional program information, course descriptions, and, an application checklist: Master of Science in MIS  

For further information please contact:

Mahesh B. Vanjani, Ph.D.
Professor of Management Information Systems
Chair, Department of Business Administration

Jesse H. Jones School of Business
Texas Southern University
3100 Cleburne Avenue
Houston, Texas 77004

Phone: (713) 313-7786
E-Mail: vanjanim@tsu.edu


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 Application Checklist


 URL for Online Application:https://app.applyyourself.com/?id=tsu


Please submit two (2) official transcripts from each college, university and graduate school attended as a registered student. If you earned a degree from Texas Southern University, a transcript will be requested on your behalf.

3.      GMAT

 Applicants must submit a valid and acceptable GMAT Score: A score on the aptitude section of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), which will be used in conjunction with other admission factors. An Analytical Writing score of 3.5 or above is required on the GMAT exam to fulfill English proficiency requirement. GRE Scores are accepted in lieu of GMAT scores for the MMIS program.

4.      TOEFL

International students need to submit a valid and acceptable TOEFL score: A score of at least 550 on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer-based test, or 79 on the internet-based test of the TOEFL.


Please include a current resume detailing your professional work experience and areas of responsibility. The resume should reflect work experience beyond earning your baccalaureate (undergraduate) degree.


 Please write a concise essay of no more than 500 words (2-page), explaining your reasoning for seeking an advanced degree in business, describing how the program will help facilitate your career goals. Include a discussion of your greatest accomplishment and disappointment and lessons learned from the experiences, your professional experience as it relates to the pursuance of this program as well as a brief discussion of post-MMIS goals.


Two letters of recommendation are required. Letters of recommendation should be obtained from individuals who know you well and can present a balanced evaluation and assessment of your capabilities. Letters should include your strengths, areas for improvement and commitment to academic excellence in a rigorous program.

8.      $50 NON-REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE ($75 for International Applicants), payable to Texas Southern University.