George Mason University

Volgenau School of Engineering

Applied Information Technology


4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Applied Information Technology

Format: Online

Program Description:

The MS in Applied Information Technology program leverages academic and industry best practices, processes, and methodologies in the areas of information technology (IT), analysis and management, and leadership and ethics. Mason’s objective for this comprehensive 30-credit program is to provide the best postgraduate IT education for highpotential, midcareer leaders, especially those working in or with the federal government. A comprehensive educational and developmental experience is essential for aspiring senior leaders because of the rapid pace of technological innovation, the need for efficient and effective technology development, unwavering interoperability challenges, the scope and complexity of major systems design requirements, and the added complexity of operating in the federal sector.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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