MSc in Information Technology


American Public University

Type

Master's programs

Location

North America

Charles Town

United States

Type

Master's programs

Location

United States

Charles Town

The Master of Science in Information Technology focuses on the development and implementation of information systems and includes topics such as database systems, object-oriented analysis and design, IS architectures, IT project management, security, and computer forensics. In this graduate program, you will study the theory, principles, best practices, tools, and technologies associated with the IT marketplace. You’ll also be taught the analytic, problem-solving, and research skills required to solve real world business problems. This master’s degree is applicable to many career opportunities including: systems analyst; infrastructure architect; database analyst; application development manager; project manager; IT security analyst; disaster recovery manager; and forensics specialist. Program Courses The curriculum for this online program is reviewed by an advisory council of industry experts for relevancy to today’s marketplace. Course topics include: Management information systems Enterprise database systems principles, practices, and designs Computer networks and data systems The evolution of modern communications systems Information security management techniques and policies Research methods in information systems and technology IT project management Cybercrime analysis and ethics