The Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management (ISTM) at the Syracuse University School of Information Studies (iSchool) is a 15-credit graduate-level certificate that can be taken as a stand-alone certificate or as part of a graduate degree program.
The Certificate of Advanced Study in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management meets the needs of professionals in any field who see the need for knowledge and qualifications in both the technical and managerial aspects of information technologies.
This CAS enables you to add information management and systems qualifications to your existing bachelor's or master's degree, thus expanding your career options and providing a competitive advantage in pursuing career opportunities in business, government, or not-for-profit organizations.
Available On-campus | Online | Full-time | Part-time
Courses & Curriculum
Overview (15 total credits)
- 3–4 credits core courses
- 11–12 credits elective courses
Online or On Campus
The CAS in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management is available online, on campus, full-time, and part-time, or any mixture thereof.
Application requirements can be found on our application checklist.
The major components of the CAS application are: the online application, academic transcripts, personal statement, resume or CV, and the $75 non-refundable application fee.
CAS in Information Systems and Telecommunications Management candidates may apply year-round for enrollment starting in any term (summer, fall, and spring).
See our Admissions page for specific application deadlines.