Colorado Technical University

Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management


231 N. Martingale Road 6th floor

Schaumburg, IL 60173

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

Interested in network management?

Colorado Technical University’s Master of Science in Information Technology degree with a network management specialization is designed to help you evaluate the capabilities of various networking technologies, equipment and software. Colorado Technical University’s online Master of Science in Information Technology degree programs rank among the Best Online Programs by U.S. News & World Report.1

In the network management specialization:

·         Analyze the needs and mission of an organization and document the organization’s requirements for a network infrastructure.

·         Review the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model and layered network security mechanisms.

·         Examine framework models, specific IT infrastructure processes and current best practices in areas such as network configuration and user management.

·         Explore current technologies that provide virtualization in network management, server management, data management and cloud computing.

In the IT Capstone, you have the opportunity to complete an in-depth project utilizing project management techniques and focusing on a major technical problem or major issue that impacts your own organization or in a desired area of study.

CTU strives to make it convenient to manage your education with your smartphone or tablet anytime, anywhere with CTU Mobile. Classes begin every 8 weeks and run 5½ weeks long.





North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

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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