Colorado Technical University

Master of Science in Information Technology


231 N. Martingale Road 6th floor

Schaumburg, IL 60173

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Information Technology

Format: Online

Program Description:

Colorado Technical University's Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) degree program is designed to provide students with advanced knowledge and skills in areas of IT that are of critical importance in today's increasingly specialized marketplace. The program also challenges students to embrace the latest IT technologies in the interest of serving an enterprise's customers securely and efficiently.

What You Will Study:

Core coursework in this program focuses on providing students with an in-depth understanding of both the ever growing challenges that enterprises are facing and the critical information technologies that they can choose and apply to effectively manage those challenges in a dynamic environment. For example:

  • In Networking and Telecommunications, students can learn the foundations of networking architectures to include LAN and point-to-point topologies, TCP/IP and communications protocols.
  • In Project Management Processes in Organizations, students examine the history and development of project management as a discipline, integrating project management into various organizational systems, strategic planning, competitive technology, joint ventures and human resources.
  • In Computer Systems Security Foundations, students review the history of security and computer systems security in particular to develop a set of models to guide the approach to realizing computer systems security.

Other core courses in the MSIT program include:

  • Strategic Management in Dynamic Organizations
  • Enterprise Systems Architecture
  • Enterprise Data Management

The CTU Master of Science in Information Technology degree program is designed to provide technical depth in the issues and concerns for enterprise level solutions.

CTU cannot guarantee employment or salary.

*Masters degree programs can be completed in as little as 18 months. Progra


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Eligibility Requirements:

Must have a Bachelor's degree to apply. *Not all programs are available to residents of all states. Admissions staff will advise prospective students of any specific limitations for their states.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Colorado Technical University Online participates in many federal and state financial aid programs. We also administer institutional aid. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

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