12 months
18482 USD/year
18482 USD/year
4338 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Information Technology program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers a wide selection of courses in Information Technology and Software Engineering with an emphasis on designing information technologies that deliver integrated, secure, reliable, and easy-to-use services.


About the Program

These skills form necessary foundations for solving practical problems that arise in business, industrial, governmental, and other organizations, as well as for pursuing doctoral studies in information technologies.

Current areas of concentration in the Information Technology program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte include Advanced Data and Knowledge Discovery, Emerging Technologies, Human-Computer Interaction, Information Security and Privacy, Information Technology Management, Software Systems Design and Engineering, and Web Development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Network-Based Application Development
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Software System Design and Implementation
  • Applied Databases
  • Principles of Information Security and Privacy
  • Human-Centered Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed undergraduate or equivalent coursework in (a) data structures and (b) object-oriented programming in C++, C#, or Java, both with a minimum GPAs of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicants who have substantial work experience in applying or developing computing and information technology may be able to substitute their work experience for the specific requirements for object-oriented programming and/or data structures
  • GPA or equivalent of at least 3.0 and a Junior/Senior GPA of at least 3.0
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate a satisfactory score on the aptitude portion of the GRE or the GMAT
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three recommendations
  • English language proficiency requirement
  • Formal transcript evaluation (optional, though recommended)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18482 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    18482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18482 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4338 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Charlotte

1133 - 2060 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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