The Master of Science in Information Systems program has been approved with a CIP code 11.0401 Information Science/Studies and is a designated STEM program (science, technology, engineering, and math). Eligible international students may apply to work in the United States for additional time via the Optional Practical Training (OPT) benefit and OPT STEM extension. The program will teach you concepts, theory and best practices for designing, constructing and maintaining information systems supporting business processes. The knowledge you gain from this program will prepare you for professional and academic advancement in information systems. Eastern Michigan University is one of eight universities in the U.S. and the only one in the state of Michigan to offer the Microsoft Dynamics Student Certification Program (MDSCP).