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Applied Technology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #1221 (BCR) , IL,
The Master of Science program in Applied Technology (MSAT) from DePaul University is designed for people who want to deepen their understanding and use of technology while enhancing their skills and knowledge for improving the interface between technology and humanity in organizational systems.

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Program Highlights 

This Master of Science program in Applied Technology (MSAT) from DePaul University provides you opportunities to:

  • Draw on the combined strengths of two of DePaul’s colleges, SNL and CDM
  • Customize portions of your study by combining coursework with applied on-the-job learning/projects
  • Receive coaching and mentoring from a team of university advisors and professional community members
  • Engage in a brief/intensive series of “liberal learning” seminars designed to rekindle and/or deepen your practice in key domains of applied effectiveness (personal, interpersonal, organizational, values and inquiry)
  • Enhancing your expertise in applying technology
  • Earn an accredited graduate degree with competencies endorsed by DePaul

Program Structure

Newly admitted MSAT students may begin the program any quarter. It is recommended to take Introduction to Applied Technology (2 quarter credit hours) and Finding and Managing Information (2 quarter credit hours) early in the program. These two courses set the foundation for your graduate degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Applied Technology
  • Agency Effectiveness
  • Collaboration Effectiveness
  • Inquiry Effectiveness

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    52 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A completed online application and $25 fee.
  • Resume (uploaded as part of application).
  • Interview with faculty mentor.
  • An official transcript from each institution attended.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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