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Online Master of Science in Information and Communication Sciences

Providing the same, high-quality, innovative, and immersive education and coursework of its main campus counterpart, the online MS in ICS differs in that it is designed for working professionals looking to change careers or seek promotion with a current employer. The program is ranked 21st in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for Best Online Master's in Computer Information Technology Programs. Applicants must have at least three years of working experience to be considered.

CICS Info Sessions

Register for an Information Session

Interested in our Master's in Information and Communication Sciences? Learn more about how the CICS program can help open doors and chart a clear path. We invite you to join us for an online information session. Participants will receive information on how to join the info session after registering.

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CICS First Amazon Web Services Partner

CICS is now the first university in the country partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Academy to deliver its inaugural Cloud Practitioner curriculum and hands-on labs.

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Learn in Premier Facilities

Our centers and laboratories provide you with innovative education technologies and hands-on experiences that will empower you to excel in your field. You'll be prepared to creatively solve communication and information challenges, putting you ahead of your peers in the professional world.

Over 90% Placement Rate

More Than 2,000 Alumni Worldwide

Students Regularly Recruited by Fortune 500 Companies


Graduates from the Center for Information and Communication Sciences program have a 90 percent placement rate in tech and tech-enabled organizations.

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The Center for Information and Communication Sciences

Ball Communication Building Room 221
Ball State University
2000 W. University Ave.