MSIS Students

Admission is highly competitive and is based on a number of factors: your fit within the program and potential contribution to a collegial learning environment, relevant work experience, leadership potential, letters of recommendation, and a competitive GMAT or GRE score.

Admissions Tips

  • Academic references are not accepted. Download the recommendation form. It is located on page 21 of the graduate application packet.
  • For every employment experience listed, include your specific responsibilities and accomplishments. Don’t be afraid to include items that have enhanced you professionally, (e.g., fluency in a foreign language, education abroad, civic honors and achievements, technical competencies, and leadership activities).
  • The goal statement relates to career goals after you have earned your MS in Management of Secure Information Systems.
  • Proofread your essays.
  • Items submitted to the university as part of an application become property of the university and cannot be returned to you.
  • Transcripts should be sent to the following address:

George Mason University
Management of Secure Information System Admissions
4400 University Drive, MS 5F3
Fairfax, VA 22030

George Mason University School of Business

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in the top 10 percent of all AACSB accredited business schools, the School of Business is one of only 25 percent of business schools accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.




Main Campus
School of Business 
Enterprise Hall 
4400 University Drive, MS 1B1
Fairfax, VA 22030