In USA, professional qualifications in Information Systems are provided by reputed US academic institutions like University of Minnesota; College of Southern Maryland; Belmont Technical College; University of Detroit Mercy; Mississippi State University; Sacramento City College; University of Wisconsin Green Bay; University of Dallas and the University of Pittsburgh – Greensburg.
University of Minnesota offers a degree program, B. S. in Scientific and Technical Communication – Information Technology and Design program at its Twin Cities Campus for the career aspirants in the field of information systems. Cost of the program is approximately US $798 per credit / unit of the program.
College of Southern Maryland, USA conducts several associate degree programs in information systems. Most popular courses are Associate of Applied Science – Information Services Technology; Associate of Applied Science – Information Services Technology: MCSE and Associate of Applied Science – Information Services Technology: Web Developer program. Cost of the course is about US $225 per credit / unit of the program.
Belmont Technical College, USA also offers some reputed associate degrees in information systems such as Associate of Applied Science Degree in IBS – Information Services – Business Support- Business Support Specialty; Associate of Applied Science Degree in IBS – Information Services – Business Support- Information Broker Support Specialty; Associate of Applied Science Degree in ILP – Information Services – Library Paraprofessional and Associate of Applied Science Degree in ILP – Information Services – Library Paraprofessional – Library Communications program. Course cost is approximately US$2829 for up to 23 credit hours.
University of Detroit Mercy offers Master of Science in Information Assurance at an estimated tuition fee of about US $18000 for two terms while Mississippi State University offers M.S. in Information Systems for a tuition fee of about US $6510 for a single term.
Sacramento City College offers Associate in Science Degree in Information Processing whereas University of Wisconsin Green Bay is a major centre for programs such as Interdisciplinary Major in Information Sciences which is offered at a cost of about US $14,150 a year.
University of Dallas awards advanced qualifications in information systems like MS/MBA – Information Assurance and Master of Science in Information Assurance while University of Pittsburgh – Greensburg is well known for its Bachelor of Science in Information Science program which is offered at a tuition fee of about US $21,412 a year.