Master of Science Program in Information Technology in North America

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Master of Science (MSc): These programs are postgraduate studies for people who have recently finished their undergraduate studies and want to improve their knowledge on a profound and more scientific level.

Information technology studies are created to provide students with technological skills and knowledge. They may explore how electronic data is created, processed and stored as well as topics such as security, hardware, software applications and artificial intelligence.

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M.S. Cybersecurity

Webster University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months August 2018 USA St. Louis Orlando Irvine + 3 more

The MS in Cybersecurity prepares individuals for demanding positions in public and private sectors overseeing, operating, or protecting critical computer systems, information, networks, infrastructures and communications networks. [+]

M.S. Cybersecurity

The MS in Cybersecurity prepares individuals for demanding positions in public and private sectors overseeing, operating, or protecting critical computer systems, information, networks, infrastructures and communications networks.

Students will be well-versed to apply their knowledge and critical thinking related to domestic and international legal systems, private and public policies, and ethics, as they apply cybersecurity to information protection, terrorism, fraud, theft, intelligence/counterintelligence, digital forensics, pre-emptive and strategic force operation application situations.

Learning Outcomes Graduates will be capable of explaining important principles, and theories used throughout the field of cybersecurity. Graduates will be capable of applying knowledge in the field of cybersecurity to analyze real-world problems. Graduates will be capable of effectively integrating knowledge in the field of cybersecurity to propose solutions to real-world problems. Course Requirements Signed Application Form Proof of English Proficiency: TOEFL: PBT 550 | iBT 80 IELTS: 6.5 Pearson: 53 Undergraduate Transcripts Essay: 300-500 word essay on a topic of your choice OR Curriculum Vitae (CV) One Letter of Recommendation Certificate of Finance showing $Tuition plus $16,000 Copy of Passport ID Page Official University/College Transcripts (for Transfer Students) Some programs have additional entry requirements. Please contact your advisor for more information. [-]

Master of Science in Information Technology Management 1-Year Program

Golden Gate University
Campus Full time 12 months August 2018 USA San Francisco

Starting Fall 2018, the Master of Science in Information Technology Management 1-Year Program. Students who successfully complete this one year program will earn a Master’s degree and be eligible for STEM OPT. Student may qualify for two scholarships and will receive assistance with your OPT job search. (GGU does not guarantee a job) Because this is a highly competitive program, applications must be received by July 9, 2018. [+]

Master of Science in Information Technology Management 1-Year Program

The Master of Science in Information Technology Management 1-Year degree is a STEM program that starts in the Fall 2018 semester, August 26, 2018. Students who successfully complete this one year program will earn a Master’s degree and be eligible for STEM OPT. Classes and required workshops meet daily Monday through Friday. Additional support is available for OPT job search (GGU does not guarantee a job) and weekly career seminar.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Graduates of the Master of Science in Information Technology Management program will be able to:

Explain the framework of the IT discipline, identifying both foundational and support organizations. Contribute to management level discussions with the business regarding IT's support of strategic goals and objectives. Identify and address issues associated with the internal operation of IT and offer solutions. Engage in planning and budgeting processes for all components of IT. Use their knowledge of IT organizations to break down barriers existing between IT silos in their work environment. Engage their business community in meaningful dialog that results in a strong partnership. Integrate new and emerging technologies into each of the foundational components of IT. Apply knowledge gained in the program to the completion of a major capstone project. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS ... [-]

MS Information Technology & Management

McCombs School of Business
Campus Full time 10 months July 2018 USA Austin

The Texas Master of Science in Information Technology and Management responds to the need for talent with a 10 month, STEM designated degree that creates business leaders prepared for disruptive innovations due to emerging technologies, such as cognitive computing and the Internet of Things. [+]

Information technology now continually alters the experience of business, social, and even physical interactions worldwide. Big Data and the Internet of Things are no longer catch-phrases but real-world trends that impact multi-trillion dollar transactions. The job market reflects the pressing need for adaptive skillsets required to respond to developments in information technology. Unemployment rates in the IT industry are at historic lows, and more than half of the top 25 highest paying jobs are found within the information technology sector.

The Texas Master of Science in Information Technology and Management responds to the need for talent with a 10 month, STEM designated degree that creates business leaders prepared for disruptive innovations due to emerging technologies, such as cognitive computing and the Internet of Things. The MSITM program offers:... [-]


Master of Science Information and Technology

California Lutheran University
Online Campus Full time Part time 36 hours USA Thousand Oaks + 1 more

Data, analytics, and management of Information Technology are key skills in today’s marketplace. Our MSIT program provides students with a solid and forward-thinking technical foundation used to effectively plan, design, implement and manage IT systems. [+]

Overview

Data, analytics, and management of Information Technology are key skills in today’s marketplace. Our MSIT program provides students with a solid and forward-thinking technical foundation used to effectively plan, design, implement and manage IT systems.

Quick Facts

*Students can start the program in August, November, February or May of each year.

MSIT prepares students to be strong technical leaders, ready to lead IT-enabled organizational change. The program is designed to be constantly relevant and practical for working professionals.

Careers in Demand

A Master’s in Information Systems is considered by Forbes Magazine to be “The Best Master’s Degree,” with a projected employment growth of 30 percent through 2020. The Occupational Outlook Handbook places various IT careers in five of the top 20 growth positions nationwide, and in seven of the top 10 positions in terms of job growth in Los Angeles County.... [-]


MS in IT Project Management Online

Purdue Polytechnic Institute – Center for Professional Studies
Online Full time Part time 11 months Open Enrollment USA West Lafayette + 1 more

Manage your way to a better career with a Master of Science, focused on IT Project Management, to meet industry/business requirements in this dynamic field. Learn tools and techniques you can apply to every phase of the project lifecycle. [+]

Manage your way to a better career with a Master of Science, focused on IT Project Management, to meet industry/business requirements in this dynamic field. Learn tools and techniques you can apply to every phase of the project lifecycle. This 100% online program features material included in the Body of Knowledge developed by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) —including requirements discovery and management, schedule development and management, portfolio management, and management of outsourced resources.

The curriculum enhances your knowledge in the areas of scope, time, cost, communications & risk management. Improve your project management and business strategy skills needed to help your organization achieve its strategic goals. Concepts gained with this degree include quality, communication, critical thinking, and implementing, monitoring, & controlling project plans. Apply the acquired knowledge gained to successfully pass the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification exam.... [-]


Master of Science in Cybersecurity

Syracuse University College of Engineering and Computer Science
Online Full time 15 months September 2018 USA Syracuse

Syracuse University's College of Engineering and Computer Science offers an online M.S. in Cybersecurity preparing students to predict, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. [+]

Syracuse University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science offers a Master of Science in Cybersecurity program delivered online. The program prepares students with the necessary foundations for the design and development of assured, secure computer systems in order to predict, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks.

The M.S. in Cybersecurity provides the necessary foundations for the design and development of systems that are assured to be secure, focusing on two aspects of computing systems: design of secure systems that exhibit confidentiality, integrity, and availability through authentication, reference monitoring, and sound design and implementation, and design of assured systems, which are secure systems whose properties are verified or proven.... [-]


MS in Data Analytics

College of Saint Elizabeth
Campus Part time 12 - 15 months September 2018 USA Morristown

The Master of Science in Data Analytics Program at CSE will prepare graduates with the knowledge and skill set necessary to become analytics and data science professionals. The program will explore the intricacies of data analytics and expose students to various topics related to data collection, manipulation, processing, analysis, and visualization. [+]

Data Analytics is an exciting area that has gained a lot of attention. The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that jobs in data analytics are one of the fastest growing in the United States. According to a report by the McKinsey Global Institute, by 2018 the US is expected to have a shortfall of 140,000-190,000 people with data analysis skills. Our new M.S. program is developed to meet the need in NJ and the tri-state area.

The Master of Science in Data Analytics Program at CSE will prepare graduates with the knowledge and skill set necessary to become analytics and data science professionals. The program will explore the intricacies of data analytics and expose students to various topics related to data collection, manipulation, processing, analysis, and visualization. Along with probability theory and statistical analysis methods and computing tools, students will learn how to solve crucial data-driven problems and assist with analytics-driven decision making that are needed in the workforce as the progression of big data jobs continues to grow. Our program emphasizes not only on data analytics theories but also data analytics skills and techniques with both a mathematics and computer science focus.... [-]


MSc In Cybersecurity (Bridge)

Grand Canyon University
Online Part time September 2018 USA USA Online

Grand Canyon University’s Bridge (Master of Science in Cyber Security) program provides the IT foundation and cyber security framework for career changers or those interested in the field who have an accredited bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field. [+]

Offered By: College of Science, Engineering, & Technology

Prepare to Protect Organizations from Threats

Grand Canyon University’s Bridge (Master of Science in Cyber Security) program provides the IT foundation and cybersecurity framework for career changers or those interested in the field who have an accredited bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field. You will develop the knowledge base to transition into more in-depth learning with an introduction to computer programming and IT. Moving through the cybersecurity bridge program, you will explore networks and IT networking, as well as system administration, maintenance, and platform technologies at the fundamental level. The final course focuses on the core issues and underlying concepts of information security, such as data encryption, security awareness, operational issues, security policies and attack types.... [-]


Master of Science in Information Technology Management (MSITM)

Campbellsville University
Online Campus Part time 1 year July 2018 USA Louisville USA Online + 2 more

Move beyond entry-level positions in information technology and become a leader in the field with Master of Science in Information Technology Management from Campbellsville University. [+]

MSITM -Master of Science in Information Technology Management. Move beyond entry-level positions in information technology and become a leader in the field with Master of Science in Information Technology Management from Campbellsville University. Master both advanced IT strategies as well as business management techniques including project management, negotiation and team management. Faculty members bring years of expertise to their courses and offer real-world lessons that are applicable to today’s fast-moving world of IT. Upon graduation, the student will be prepared to pursue management-level jobs that offer both better benefits and better salaries.

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MS in Information Security (MSIS)

Lewis University
Online Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA USA Online Romeoville Albuquerque Oak Brook Tinley Park + 6 more

Help protect organizations by protecting their data. Information Security professionals are in great demand - individuals qualified to analyze, plan, and implement computer security strategies to safeguard organizations and their data. [+]

Master of Science in Information Security (MSIS)

Help protect organizations by protecting their data. Information Security professionals are in great demand - individuals qualified to analyze, plan, and implement computer security strategies to safeguard organizations and their data.

Lewis University's MSIS degree program is designed to:

Provide you with technical skills and techniques for securing a variety of computing platforms Teach you to make managerial decisions informed by cyber security considerations, including how to quantify the value of IT assets and the risk associated with losing them Help you understand the computer science that underlies cyber attacks and efforts to counteract them so you can respond to new attacks as they evolve Examine the vulnerabilities associated with database systems, web applications, and operating systems, how to find them, and how to recover data corrupted when such systems are compromised Convey the legal, ethical and privacy issues associated with information security Prepare you to take the highly regarded CISSP Certification Exam ... [-]

Master of Science in Cyber Security and Privacy

New Jersey Institute of Technology
Campus September 2018 USA Newark

The Department of Computer Science is distinguished by prominent researchers who are actively investigating new applications in parallel processing and advanced computer architecture, systems integration, real-time computing, neuroscience and robotics, medical imaging, combinatorial computing, bioinformatics, computer vision and image processing, and software engineering. [+]

Overview

The objective of the MS in Cyber Security and Privacy program is to create a strong foundation and detailed technical knowledge in security, privacy/anonymity, and cryptography applied to computer systems, networks, and web applications. Graduates will have broad expertise in all these areas, with an option to cover not only technical but also legal, policy, and ethical aspects of security and privacy. In addition to in-depth knowledge of security mechanisms, standards, and state-of-the-art capabilities, they will also be able to design new systems and infrastructure-level security solutions.

Computing resources

The computer and information science department maintains and offers computing facilities for its students, faculty, and staff. There is a broad range of laboratories available, including many with Internet access, multimedia facilities, and support for all major operating systems (Linux/Windows/Mac). The Center for Information Protection also provides a laboratory with a network of wired and wireless computers that can be used as a testbed for educational and research purposes. Other computing facilities include research laboratories in areas such as networking, real-time systems, hypermedia, parallel processing, and collaborative systems. Students have access to the state-of-the-art software and hardware including Oracle database, UNIX-based workstations and Microsoft Windows PCs supported by file and compute servers. Internet access, departmental intranets, and conferencing systems provide an integrated infrastructure for supporting teaching and research.... [-]


Master in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 USA Warrensburg

Welcome to the M.S. in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Program at the University of Central Missouri. The University of Central Missouri is consistently ranked by the Princeton Review and the U.S. News & World Report as one of the best universities in the Midwest region which consists of 12 states. [+]

Welcome to the M.S. in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Program at the University of Central Missouri. The University of Central Missouri is consistently ranked by the Princeton Review and the U.S. News & World Report as one of the best universities in the Midwest region which consists of 12 states. This program is designed to prepare graduates with advanced skills in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance. The graduates from the program can apply these skills to protect resources in the cyber domain and work as senior cybersecurity professionals in various sectors of industry that have significant online resources.

Cybersecurity faculty at UCM are actively engaged in research activities which result in peer-reviewed publications and externally funded grants. Our faculty's research projects are well funded by both federal/state governments and industries. While National Science Foundation (NSF), Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) are examples for federal/state funding, Google and Nvidia are representatives for industrial funding.... [-]


Master of Science in Cybersecurity

American National University
Online Part time September 2018 USA USA Online

In the program, you’ll focus on best practices in information security, including advanced prevention, detection, countermeasures, and recovery. You’ll also learn to implement training, provide security management, and collect evidence. In addition, you’ll develop a project plan for a security assessment utilizing the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). [+]

Cyber attacks are on the rise and well-trained cybersecurity professionals are in high demand as businesses and organizations turn to them to keep their computer networks and systems secure.

Gain an Edge on the Competition

Gain the competitive edge you need to become a leader in the field of cybersecurity with the ANU Master of Science in Cybersecurity (MSC) degree. In the program, you’ll gain the skills you need to design and implement robust cyber security solutions to prevent and detect cyber attacks.

Enhance Your Career

Whether you’re a cybersecurity professional, or you’d like to advance in your information technology career by adding cybersecurity expertise, the ANU master’s degree in cybersecurity offers a broad foundation of relevant, practical skills that will give you the competitive edge that you need to seek employment or advancement in a variety of areas, including intelligence, computer forensics, IT management, and security engineering.... [-]


Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics

The University of Findlay
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Findlay

The University of Findlay's Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics focuses on advanced coursework in leadership and technology, specifically big data and cybersecurity, and can be completed within two years. [+]

Prepare for a leadership role in technology with a Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics from The University of Findlay.

The University of Findlay's Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics focuses on advanced coursework in leadership and technology, specifically big data and cybersecurity, and can be completed within two years.

How will a Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics enhance your career?

This degree is designed to enhance your current IT knowledge within the areas of security and big data analytics as well as expand your business skills in accounting, finance, project management and the overall management and leadership of information and technology.... [-]


Master of Science in Cybersecurity in Computer Science

The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters September 2018 USA Washington + 1 more

The M.S. in Cybersecurity in Computer Science is designed to respond to the large and fast-growing need for technical cybersecurity experts both nationally and internationally. [+]

Cybersecurity in Computer Science Program Overview

Offered through the Department of Computer Science, the M.S. in Cybersecurity in Computer Science is designed to respond to the large and fast-growing need for technical cybersecurity experts both nationally and internationally. As the first such degree offered in the D.C. area, students acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills in cybersecurity, an increasingly important field to national security, the economy, and private citizens.

Students take a combination of core courses focused on design and analysis of algorithms; computer architectures; and advanced software paradigms. These are to be combined with courses focused on security (ex. applied cryptography, computer network defense, etc.) and elective courses.... [-]