Capella University

MBA - Information Technology Management (ACBSP-accredited)

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225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor

Minneapolis, MN 55402

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MBA - Information Technology Management (ACBSP-accredited)

Format: Online

Program Description:

With the expanded use of information technology in all facets of global organizations, skilled professionals who possess both information-technology and business expertise are in high demand. Capella University's online MBA in Information Technology program enhances your business competitiveness and increases your proficiency in managing both people and IT functions.

In this program you will explore various leadership styles and learn to evaluate and select the most appropriate style for managing a range of IT functions, projects, and staff – to consistently deliver the intended value of IT to the organization.

To help you build a solid foundation of business knowledge and high-level skills, our online MBA program offers:
• Integrated business disciplines to prepare you to excel in a cross-functional business environment
• Simulation scenarios and a personalized capstone project that allows you to blend knowledge gained throughout the program and apply it to a project meaningful to your career
• MBA Central, your gateway to program news and resources, including current business information, events, networking, and exchanges with experts, faculty, and peers
• Mobile-access learning that fits into your busy lifestyle

Furthermore, Capella University has teamed with The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) to offer business students full digital access to the most timely, relevant business news, enhancing your academic experience and giving you a competitive edge in your career.

Students in Capella’s MBA with a specialization in Information Technology Management program have the opportunity to earn a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Management. Comprised entirely of MBA courses, this certificate provides an opportunity to earn a marketable credential in as little as 8 months—while you progress through your program. Whether you’re making a career change or looking for advancement in your current field, Capella’s Business Management certificate will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and academic credential to support your goals.

With your Master's in Information Technology Management from Capella, you'll learn how to apply knowledge of information technology concepts and practices within organizations to affect positive change. You'll also learn and understand how to manage the end-to-end process of aligning IT with organizational goals and objectives.

Common jobs with an online program in information technology management include chief information officer, chief technology officer, information technology auditor, information technology manager/director, sourcing manager or technology manager. Potential workplaces include banking/finance, global technology firm, information technology company, insurance firm or software company.

Capella Education Company was named one of Forbes magazine’s “100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America” for 2014 (Forbes, 2014).

Accreditation:

Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

Eligibility Requirements:

Master's students must have a bachelor's degree from an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Loans Offered: Capella participates in Federal financial aid programs including the Federal Pell Grant Program and Federal Stafford Loan Program. Capella is also eligible to certify Veterans Educational Benefits and can provide info on other non-federal loan programs.

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