MSIM Core Classes

All core/required courses are 3 credit hours.

Required courses:

  • INF 6000 Introduction to Information Management
  • INF 6050 Introduction to Programming 
  • INF 6460 Introduction to Database Design
  • INF 6490 Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis

Optional Practicum:
Students who lack professional experience in the field should consider taking INF 7960 - Practicum: IM as one of their courses. INF 7960 is a 3-credit class offered each term - it requires 135 hours at a practicum site plus three mandatory online meetings (webinars). After completing the application process, the SIS Practicum Coordinator places students with a relevant host institution to work under the direction of an information management professional. Additional practicum information can be found at