Program Description

Learn to manage information as a shared resource to efficiently meet organizational objectives with a certificate in information resource management. You will gain comprehensive knowledge of information systems in regard to identification of sources, processing and storage with enhanced skills in strategic planning, fiscal management, best practice and leadership employers desire.

The Graduate Certificate is perfect for anyone in management or administration who wants to increase their skills sets and knowledge to advance in their profession. The MSA was developed to hone skills in leadership, management and organization for professional administrators in both the public and nonprofit sectors.



Research Opportunities and Assistantships

Graduate assistantship positions may be available for students in the MSA program. Application information and requirements can be found on the MSA website.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the MSA program requires:

  • a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution;
  • minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.7;
  • official transcripts from all undergraduate or graduate schools attended; and
  • statement of purpose

Apply online apply.cmich.edu.  Admission and application information for international students can be found on the MSA website.

Graduation Requirements

Admission to the MSA program requires:

  • a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution;
  • minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.7;
  • official transcripts from all undergraduate or graduate schools attended; and
  • statement of purpose

Apply online apply.cmich.edu.  Admission and application information for international students can be found on the MSA website.


For More Information

MSA Department
Rowe Hall 222
989-774-6525
msa@cmich.edu