Graduate Certificate in Management Information Systems

Influence the organizational structures, culture and workflow through information systems management.

At Park University, our Management Information Systems Graduate Certificate program is designed to give students exposure to varying information systems and how these technologies are used to improve workflow and influence the overall culture of the workplace and projects within organizations. Through the study of data analytics, database management and information security, this certificate equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to get ahead.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student pursuing our Graduate Certificate in Management Information Systems, you’ll have the option of taking classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus, at our downtown Kansas City campus, at campus centers nationwide and/or online. This certificate requires completion of 12 credit hours with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Students pursuing a graduate certificate must also have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college, or university or its foreign equivalent. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this certificate.


  • Online
  • Parkville
  • Campus Centers


Dr. Dmitry Gimon

Director of Information Systems and Business Analytics
Associate Professor

Stacy Yeager_Okosi

Dr. Stacy Yeager-Okosi

Director of Masters of Business Administration
Assistant Professor

Dr. Greg Moore

Associate Professor of Finance

Managing information systems is about more than management, it’s about analyzing potential security risks.

Through the understanding and application of information systems management, students pursuing the Management Information Systems Graduate Certificate will learn to analyze potential security and privacy risks associated with corporate information and how best to mitigate these concerns through administrative, technical and physical safeguards.


Our programs will prepare you for many different career options, including:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Information Technology Consultant
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students in class

Program Highlights

In the information systems management program at our College of Management, you will be exposed to concepts and applications of data analytics, the big data life cycle and any processes associated with project management for system architecture. Students will learn these concepts through the study of information security and risk management, management information systems, database management systems, as well as data analysis and business analytics.

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Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.