The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Information Systems at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Computing and Engineering requires a minimum of 67 credits. The format blend of on-campus and online activities provides professionals the opportunity to pursue a graduate degree in information systems while continuing to work in their current positions.
The Ph.D. in Information Systems program is especially well suited to professionals working in areas such as information system planning, information security, systems analysis and design, project management, information system administration, information science, or software engineering. It provides information technology professionals with the knowledge and ability to develop creative solutions to substantive real-world problems in information systems. Each student must complete seven core courses, two doctoral research courses, and a doctoral research dissertation.