Ph.D. On Campus Online

Information Systems

Dakota State University

84 months
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Master, develop, and support new IT innovations with a flexible doctoral program. Online, on-campus, part-time or full: it's your call. We offer a phd degree in Information Systems at Dakota State University. 


This gratifying Information Systems degree from Dakota State University prepares you for a career in research, teaching, or administration. Choose from three specializations: analytics, security, or health care. 

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the PhD degree in Information Systems, students will:

  • Be able to demonstrate a broad and comprehensive understanding of core knowledge and fundamental practices in information systems
  • Be able to demonstrate conceptual knowledge and ability to utilize prevalent technologies of information systems
  • Be able to demonstrate a highly developed knowledge of information systems literature, particularly in their area of specialization
  • Be able to demonstrate a scholarly understanding of milestones and seminal works of leading researchers in their area of specialization

Programme Structure

  • Take courses that address the most contemporary issues in the field. Utilize prevalent technologies. 
  • Comprehend Information Systems (IS) literature and demonstrate an understanding of milestones and seminal works of leading researchers. 
  • Graduate with an intricate understanding of IS theory and practice, qualitative design, and quantitative research techniques.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 84 months
    • Flexible

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72 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an institution with full regional accreditation for that degree.
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
  • Satisfactory scores on the GRE. 
  • Knowledge in business fundamentals and information systems.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Madison

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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