12 months
18942 USD/year
18942 USD/year
9398 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The Information Technology program of Virginia Tech is a 100% online program that prepares the next generation of leaders in critical and emerging technology fields. 


Key facts:

  • Commissioned more than 20 years ago by the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Information Technology program of Virginia Tech was created to provide aspiring and experienced IT professionals with the interdisciplinary knowledge they would need to succeed in a rapidly changing world.  
  • And that pace of change continues to accelerate.
  • Today, more than 1,000 VT-MIT alumni, students and faculty members are engaged at the forefront of engineering, computer science and business to confront and conquer the technological challenges of the 21st century.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Systems Design & Database Concepts
  • Advanced Database Management Systems
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • Healthcare Data Management 
  • Cybersecurity Governance and Risk Management 
  • Crime and Conflict in Cyberspace

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.0 of 4.0 
  • The potential to successfully pursue and complete the VT-MIT degree program as evidenced by the application, letters of recommendation, and/or other material submitted with the application such as professional vitae or resumé
  • Entering students are expected to have some experience programming in a modern language such as Java, C, C++, or C#. However, you don't need to have this prerequisite prior to applying. See the Programming Language Requirement section below for additional details.
  • GRE/GMAT is NOT required; The TOEFL is required for those not receiving their bachelor's degree from an American, Canadian, or British university. The university-wide minimum requirement TOEFL score is 90 for Internet and 577 for paper. The TOEFL is not required of US permanent residents and US naturalized citizens.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4699 USD per semester during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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