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University of Michigan - Dearborn MS in Information Science

27 Master's Degrees Awarded

The main focus area for this major is General Information Science. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.

Information Science is a major offered under the computer and information sciences program of study at University of Michigan - Dearborn. We’ve pulled together some essential information you should know about the master’s degree program in IS, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more.

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How Much Does a Master’s in IS from UM Dearborn Cost?

$14,250 Average Tuition and Fees

UM Dearborn Graduate Tuition and Fees

In 2019-2020, the average part-time graduate tuition at UM Dearborn was $1,437 per credit hour for out-of-state students. The average for in-state students was $810 per credit hour. The average full-time tuition and fees for graduate students are shown in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $13,850 $24,672
Fees $400 $400

Does UM Dearborn Offer an Online MS in IS?

Online degrees for the UM Dearborn IS master’s degree program are not available at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the UM Dearborn Online Learning page.

UM Dearborn Master’s Student Diversity for IS

27 Master's Degrees Awarded
44.4% Women
22.2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 27 students received their master’s degree in IS. The gender and racial-ethnic breakdown of those individuals is shown below.

Male-to-Female Ratio

About 44.4% of the students who received their MS in IS in 2019-2020 were women. This is in the same ballpark of the nationwide number of 45.0%.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

Of those graduates who received a master’s degree in IS at UM Dearborn in 2019-2020, 22.2% were racial-ethnic minorities*. This is lower than the nationwide number of 25%.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 1
Native American or Alaska Native 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
White 10
International Students 10
Other Races/Ethnicities 3

MS in IS Focus Areas at UM Dearborn

Information Science students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.

Focus Area Annual Graduates
General Information Science 27

You may also be interested in one of these majors related to information science.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer Information Systems 34
Computer Programming 13
Information Technology 1

View All Information Science Related Majors >


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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