Skip to main content

Masters Program: Faculty

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems (MSCIS)

Degree at a Glance

Degree at a Glance




     -30 credits


     -$650 per credit

     -Financial aid is available; eligibility determined on an individual basis


     -Can be completed in as few as 18 months

Degree awarded

     -Master of Computer Information Systems 

          -Cybersecurity Concentration

          -Health Informatics Concentration

          -Thesis Option

          -Non-Concentration Option

Offered by

     -Department of Computer Science

Program Overview


Dr. Zibusiso Ncube Nikiwane
Ph.D., Capella University- Organization Management, Information Technology

Full-Time Faculty, Associate Professor
Phone: 256-761-6313

Dr. Ryan Leon Averback
Ph.D., Northcentral University- Business Administration,
Computer and Information Security
Part-Time Faculty

Dr. Ada Adjunwa
Ph.D., Northcentral University –Business Administration
Specialization in Management Information Systems
Part-Time Faculty

Dr. Heng Wu
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX Parallel Computing, High-Performance Computing Optimization, Large Scale Computing, Data Intensive Computing
Part-Time Faculty


Start Application

Start Application

Please review deadlines and admission requirements


Apply Now!

Spring I:

January 13 – March 30, 2020

Spring II:

April 13 – June 29, 2020


July 13 – September 28, 2020


Oct 12 – December 28, 2020



Teresa Garrett

Administrative Career Coach for the Master of Computer Science Program

Office Phone: 256-761-6207
Office: Savery Library, Main Office

Request Information