12 months
14304 USD/year
14304 USD/year
7176 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) degree program at California State University Fullerton is for professionals interested in furthering their knowledge in the areas of information technology management and data science. 


About this Degree

In addition to technical and theoretical knowledge, MSIT students at California State University Fullerton develop the ability to communicate effectively in both synchronous and asynchronous online environments, thus ensuring that they are well-prepared for all modes of modern management practice. 

Collectively, graduates from the Information Technology program are able to perform a wide variety of job functions, including managing and capitalizing on new and existing technologies, and aligning organizational strategies with technological strategies for the purpose of improving organizational decision-making. Concentrations in the M.S. in Information Technology include IT Management and Data Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Business Intelligence 
  • Issues in Business Information Technology 
  • Programming Concepts for Information Technology 
  • Statistics for Data Science
  • Info Resources and IT Project Management 
  • Business Databases: Design & Processing 
  • Data Warehousing and Foundations of Business Intelligence 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
530 (recommended)

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of two years of practical experience in a functional area of business
  • Minimum average score of 530 on the GMAT or a total scaled score of 530 on the GRE
  • An essay explaining why they would be a good candidate for the program is required
  • Successful passage of a phone or face­to­face interview designed to assess their level of technology know ledge, skills and abilities to be an online learner
  • For international students, a TOEFL score of 570 on the paper exam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7152 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    14304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7152 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3588 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • +Graduate Business Professional Fee -$270.00 Per Semester Unit

Living costs for Fullerton

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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