M.S. in Data Analytics and Information Systems

at Texas State University

Graduate Program

Designed to prepare students to use information systems and quantitative skills to conduct data analysis. 

and I.T. Skills

The mission of the M.S. in Data Analytics and Information Systems (MSDAIS) program is to produce graduates with the skills required to be proficient in data analytics and information systems. Graduates of this program will be capable of transforming organizational data into actionable information using data analytics and information systems skills.

Key Benefits

  • Hybrid learning at the San Marcos and Round Rock campuses.
  • STEM-designated with a focus on technology and analytical skills.
  • Provides graduates hands-on experience with analytical and information technology skills and conceptual knowledge needed for in-demand careers in data science and analytics.


credit hours
to complete

Finish a career-building master's degree in just 16 months.


average salary
within 3 months
of graduation

MSDAIS graduates who accept offers before graduation report an average income of $105,200.

39 %

increase in salary
after graduation

MSDAIS graduates who continue with the same employer have seen salary increases of more than $31,000.

Program Details

McCoy Hall
Students presenting in class
Avery building at Round Rock campus
Students presenting in class

Your Next Steps

The McCoy College of Business at Texas State University is accredited by the the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). For more than a century, AACSB accreditation has been synonymous with the highest standards in business education. McCoy College's Department of Accounting holds an additional AACSB accreditation. Fewer than 200 universities worldwide earn accreditations in both business and accounting.

AACSB accreditation logos for business and accounting

M.S. in Data Analytics and Information Systems

Dr. Jaymeen Shah
Department of Information Systems and Analytics
McCoy Hall 209