Elmhurst College

Graduate Studies

Master of Science in Computer Information Technology



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Computer Information Technology

Format: Online

Program Description:

In this program, you’ll master both hard and soft skills: You’ll learn to design, program and administer outstanding computer network systems, database systems and web/mobile applications. You’ll also gain interpersonal skills, develop an understanding of the ethical issues in information sharing, and learn how to reach across disciplines and teams in any organization.

Customize Your Degree With Areas of Concentration

  • Computer Network
  • Application development
  • Data science

Evaluate an organization’s needs, then translate those needs into systems that work. You’ll thrive in a science career in business, government or the nonprofit sector.

Program Format

Complete this flexible program in two years, part-time. Required courses are offered in our EC Flex format. You can attend online, on-campus or both. Create a schedule that fits your busy life.

  • Part-time
  • One night per week
  • Fall/Spring start dates


Elmhurst College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

International Student Requirements:

- An official evaluation in English by a foreign credentials agency of all university transcripts (along with copies of the transcripts themselves). - Proof of English proficiency, as evidenced by a minimum range of 520-537 on the paper-based and a range of 190-203 on the computer-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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