The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Information Systems (DISS) at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Engineering and Computing requires a minimum of 64 credits. Its cluster format combines traditional and online instruction to provide professionals the opportunity to pursue a graduate degree in information systems while continuing to work in their current positions.
The Ph.D. in Information Systems program is especially well suited to professionals working in areas such as information system planning, information security, systems analysis and design, project management, information system administration, information science, or software engineering. It provides information technology professionals with the knowledge and ability to develop creative solutions to substantive real-world problems in information systems. Each student must complete eight courses, two research courses, and a dissertation.