DePaul University

College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM)

Information Technology


990 W. Fullerton Room 100

Chicago, IL 60614

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - Information Technology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Information Technology Program is intended to prepare professionals in the broad field of Information Technology. In particular, the program prepares graduates to interact professionally with technologists, write about IT, manage impacts of IT on organizations or society, or evaluate IT-oriented data. The goal of the MA in Information Technology program is to prepare someone in a non-technical position to interact effectively with the technical staff and customers.

What Students Learn From This Program The concepts, tools, and practices of information technology management. The analysis phase of the software development life cycle. The fundamentals of networks for voice and data communications and for the integration of voice and data streams. The methods and problems associated with technology-triggered business transformation. The basics of database design. The fundamentals of project management for software systems. The skills to acquire and analyze data.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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