SCIS Announces Specializations in MCS & MIS Programs

New and exciting things are happening in VIU’s School of Computer Information Systems. Students in the Master of Science in Computer Science (MCS) and Master of Science in Information Systems (MIS) programs will now choose a specialization for their degrees. These specializations will allow students to become experts in a particular area of interest, thereby preparing them to be competitive job-seekers upon graduation.

  • Specializations in the MCS program include:
    • Computer Animation & Gaming
    • Cybersecurity
    • Data Management
    • Intelligent Systems
    • Networking
    • Software Applications Development
    • Software Engineering
  • Specializations in the MIS program include:
    • Business Intelligence & Data Analytics
    • Cybersecurity
    • Data Management
    • Enterprise Project Management
    • Health Informatics
    • Information Assurance
    • Knowledge Management

For more information about the School of Computer Information Systems and the programs it offers, please visit their webpage. Specific questions about the programs and their new specializations can be directed to the school dean, Dr. Johnson Kinyua, at

Our congratulations to the School of Computer Information Systems on expanding their programs!