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Technology Studies

A Master of Science or MSc is a postgraduate degree typically in the fields of sciences and social sciences. MSc may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.

The incorporation of technology into modern society has often been the cause of political and philosophical debate. The main concern is whether technology truly helps or harms humanity. Some argue that overuse of technology is harmful to the environment, while others believe it is a necessary facet of human development.

The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.

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Master of Science in Business Analytics Online Program (MSBA)

Wake Forest University Online
Online Part time 24 months September 2018 USA USA Online

The Master of Science in Business Analytics degree (MSBA) at the Wake Forest University School of Business, designed to develop the leaders of tomorrow, is now offered online for working professionals. Designed for working professional students with two or more years of post-graduate, professional work experience, the curriculum of the MSBA program delivered online will prepare students to identify business challenges that can be solved using data, leverage data to find solutions to business challenges, and influence their organizations by telling the story of how insightful analysis will solve challenges. [+]

The Master of Science in Business Analytics degree (MSBA) at the Wake Forest University School of Business, designed to develop the leaders of tomorrow, is now offered online for working professionals.

Business Analytics opportunities are numerous as major organizations adopt data-driven, technology-focused strategies across nearly every industry. In the MSBA program, you will learn advanced methodologies to apply analytics to business challenges across a range of functions throughout the organization.

Designed for working professional students with two or more years of post-graduate, professional work experience, the curriculum of the MSBA program delivered online will prepare students to identify business challenges that can be solved using data, leverage data to find solutions to business challenges, and influence their organizations by telling the story of how insightful analysis will solve challenges.... [-]


Master of Science in Information Systems & Technology (MSIST)

Claremont Graduate University Online
Online Full time Part time 3 - 5 semesters September 2018 USA USA Online + 1 more

The MS in Information Systems & Technology (MSIST) online offers a technically focused, design-centric curriculum that balances technology and management scholarship to achieve pragmatic solutions to challenges facing society. The MSIST experiential teaching practice teaches you the concepts, skills, and applications necessary to create software and systems that optimize human performance and produce positive societal change. The MSIST is flexible to accommodate working professionals looking to augment their skill sets. [+]

The MS in Information Systems & Technology (MSIST) online offers a technically focused, design-centric curriculum that balances technology and management scholarship to achieve pragmatic solutions to challenges facing society. The MSIST experiential teaching practice teaches you the concepts, skills, and applications necessary to create software and systems that optimize human performance and produce positive societal change. The MSIST is flexible to accommodate working professionals looking to augment their skill sets.

Choose from one of two concentrations in Data Science and Analytics or IT Innovation and Design. You will undertake collaborative, industry-oriented research with CGU faculty mentors, who are distinguished IS&T scholars and practitioners who contribute to leading journals, consult for industry-leading organizations, and hold prominent roles at global conferences and international councils. You will analyze, discuss, and contribute to the continuously expanding knowledge bank of information technology, thereby gaining the skills and connections that lead to leadership roles in business, government, education, and more.... [-]


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 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 Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lally School of Management
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 USA Troy

Successful commercialization of technology requires not only technical understanding but also a basic foundation in management that covers bringing the product to market by developing a business plan, obtaining funding, staffing and managing the enterprise and understanding how to value and protect intellectual property. [+]

Master of Science in Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

Successful commercialization of technology requires not only technical understanding but also a basic foundation in management that covers bringing the product to market by developing a business plan, obtaining funding, staffing and managing the enterprise and understanding how to value and protect intellectual property.

The purpose of the Lally School TC&E program is to prepare a new generation of technology entrepreneurs who have an advanced understanding of technology, a fundamental understanding of commercial functions and analytics, and practical experience in the process of innovation and technological commercialization.... [-]


MS in Data Science

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

Learn how to design algorithms to uncover the secrets hiding in big data. More and more industries are looking for knowledgeable individuals who can mine tremendous amounts of data to glean powerful and profitable business intelligence. [+]

Data Science, M.S.

Learn how to design algorithms to uncover the secrets hiding in big data. More and more industries are looking for knowledgeable individuals who can mine tremendous amounts of data to glean powerful and profitable business intelligence.

How can you help companies utilize these same data mining and predictive analyses to optimize organizational processes? Lewis' supportive educational community and state-of-the-art Science Center offer the perfect preparation for success as a Data Scientist through an interdisciplinary curriculum in which you will:

Design and develop software and systems to store, manage, query, process and interpret big data Devise algorithms to identify reasonable trends buried in large data sets Determine how best to display data to communicate actionable recommendations Develop an in-depth understanding of the mathematics and computing of data science techniques and technologies Use real-time and historical data to solve real-world business problems Learn how to evaluate and compare large-scale and cloud-based data storage solutions that meet specific performance, security, query, functional and cost requirements Choose appropriate data mining and analysis techniques to solve specific problems Conclude your graduate experience by researching and writing your thesis capstone, applying data mining and analytics to your specific industry ... [-]

Online Master of Science in Health Informatics

Logan University
Online Full time Part time 1 - 5 years September 2018 USA Chesterfield + 1 more

The Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) program is designed to provide graduate students with a skill-set that helps those new to the field of health informatics to transition into it and those already there to rise to the next professional level. The program focuses, particularly on healthcare information systems. [+]

Health informatics is a rapidly changing field where its professionals improve healthcare by harnessing the wealth of information that spans the patient continuum of care. Multiple disciplines, such as business and technology, intersect with healthcare in this field. The Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) program is designed to provide graduate students with a skill-set that helps those new to the field of health informatics to transition into it and those already there to rise to the next professional level. The program focuses, particularly on healthcare information systems. Students will learn–from multiple perspectives–the impact of health informatics on the continuum of care.... [-]


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.... [-]


Master in Computer Sciences

Hampton University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Hampton

Hampton University offers the Master of Science (M.S.) program in Computer Science that is suitable for computer science majors, as well as those who have a strong interdisciplinary background. Following the Hampton tradition, the Computer Science department has created a friendly environment, with low student/faculty ration and a curriculum that can be adapted to individual needs. Experimental research programs, strong faculty commitment to teach and research, and excellent computing facilities, yield to a fertile environment in which to get an advanced degree. [+]

Hampton University offers the Master of Science (M.S.) program in Computer Science that is suitable for computer science majors, as well as those who have a strong interdisciplinary background. Following the Hampton tradition, the Computer Science department has created a friendly environment, with low student/faculty ration and a curriculum that can be adapted to individual needs. Experimental research programs, strong faculty commitment to teach and research, and excellent computing facilities, yield to a fertile environment in which to get an advanced degree. For those without a strong background in computer science, a set of bridge courses provide the necessary background for regular admission to the MS program. Graduates of the program have been actively recruited and hired by major software and hardware companies for positions in software development, testing, and marketing.... [-]


MS in Data Analytics and Visualization

Yeshiva University
Online Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 USA Murray Hill + 2 more

Designed for highly motivated individuals interested in building their quantitative, design, and business skills, the Katz School's MS in Data Analytics and Visualization focuses on data management, modeling, interpretation, and reporting, as well as algorithm development and data science. [+]

Modern businesses need skilled experts to sift through and interpret mass amounts of data in order to inform strategy and help guide decisions. Designed for highly motivated individuals interested in building their quantitative, design, and business skills, the Katz School's MS in Data Analytics and Visualization focuses on data management, modeling, interpretation, and reporting, as well as algorithm development and data science.

You can complete your degree in as little as one year on a full-time schedule or at your own pace part time — either on campus or online. Through project-based coursework, you will gain the experience and insights to effectively interpret and leverage data. You will build an impressive portfolio of projects that will demonstrate the equivalent of five years of work experience in the short time it takes to earn your degree.... [-]


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 Degree in Information Systems

California State University Los Angeles - College of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Los Angeles

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is designed to provide managers and professionals the necessary technical and managerial skills needed to fulfill the responsibilities of senior professional and project management positions in the Information Systems/Technology field. [+]

Master of Science Degree in Information Systems

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is designed to provide managers and professionals the necessary technical and managerial skills needed to fulfill the responsibilities of senior professional and project management positions in the Information Systems/Technology field.The MSIS degree program is organized into two Options: A Professional Option (PMSIS) designed for current IS/IT professionals, and an Executive Option (EMSIS) designed for managers and professionals working outside the IS field.

Admission to the Program

In addition to applying to the University, prospective students must submit a separate graduate program application to the College of Business and Economics. Applicants are admitted to the MSIS program based on a comprehensive review by the department of information systems of: their work experience reflected in a resume and two letters of recommendation from persons who have supervised the applicant's work that documents a minimum of two years' full-time professional level work experience in a business information system setting for the Professional Option, or three years' full-time professional level work experience in a management, professional, and/or operations setting for the Executive Option; and a minimum GMAT score of 500.... [-]


Master of Science in Information Management

Syracuse University - iSchool
Online Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Syracuse + 2 more

The MS in Information Management (IM) from the iSchool uses an interdisciplinary approach to learning and understanding information technology. Here at the Syracuse University iSchool, we believe that information management means using your unique professional and academic background to develop an approach to information systems that will benefit people and organizations alike. [+]

The MS in Information Management (IM) from the iSchool uses an interdisciplinary approach to learning and understanding information technology. Here at the Syracuse University iSchool, we believe that information management means using your unique professional and academic background to develop an approach to information systems that will benefit people and organizations alike.

Our curriculum combines management and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) courses to deliver a balanced education and prepare graduates for a wide range of positions in the information field. Our interdisciplinary philosophy means that students from any academic or professional background have the opportunity to thrive in our program.... [-]


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.... [-]