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Heinz College of Information Systems & Public Policy
5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Master of Science in Information Technology - Information Technology Management/ Information Security & Assurance/ Business Intelligence & Data Analytics/ Software Design and Management
Gaining value from technology requires an understanding of how technology interacts with business processes, strategy, and policy. Tomorrow’s IT leaders need a program that can help them apply technology in innovative ways to achieve business goals.
Heinz College's Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) degree is designed specifically for experienced professionals looking to enhance their careers by offering learning options that can be pursued from anywhere in the world.
By teaching data-driven management strategies, technological expertise, key communication methods, and an interdisciplinary curriculum, we prepare graduates to tackle IT challenges and lead digital transformation in their organizations.
Heinz College is ranked #1 by US News & World Report for our Information Technology and Management specialization.
CMU’s Heinz College offers 4 tracks within its MSIT program, all of which are centered on the intelligent blend of technology and management practices:
We offer a balance of business and IT-related courses taught by distinguished faculty who are on the cutting-edge of their particular area of research. Our program provides you with the knowledge needed to achieve business objectives through the intelligent application of technology. You'll graduate with a better understanding of information technology from both operational and strategic perspectives.
The MSIT program offers unprecedented flexibility in both curriculum and structure that address the needs of working professionals. These features include:
classes offered year-round
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 12 full-semester classes
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $495 per UNIT as a part time student USD
In State Tuition (per year): 26,730 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 26,730 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999