12 months
905 USD/credit 27150 USD/year
905 USD/credit 27150 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Information Technology is a 30 credit-hour degree program at Nova Southeastern University's College of Engineering and Computing. Information Technology spans organizational information systems, application technologies, software methods and technologies, and systems infrastructure.


Key facts:

  • Offered online and on-campus in South Florida, the Master of Science in Information Technology degree program offered by Nova Southeastern University focuses on meeting the needs of users within an organizational and societal context through the selection, creation, application, integration and administration of computing technologies and resources. This program offers practical skills applicable to complex real-world information technology problems.
  • A graduate with a M.S. in Information Technology will have the ability to (1) communicate information technology concepts, designs, and solutions effectively and professionally; (2) apply knowledge of information technology to produce effective designs and solutions for specific problems; (3) identify, analyze, and synthesize professional literature relating to the field of information technology; and (4) use current technologies, tools, software systems, modern computing platforms, and apply best practices to develop real-world solutions for specific problems (e.g., applications, deployments, etc.).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Cybersecurity 
  • Telecommunications and Computer Networking
  • Database Systems 
  • Platform Technologies
  • Software Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

The Master of Science in Information Technology degree is designed for students with undergraduate majors in science, math, engineering, or business. In addition, applicants must have knowledge of structured programming in a modern high-level language.

General Requirements:

  • An earned bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally accredited institution and with an appropriate major. (see program-specific admission requirements under individual programs). Lower GPA scores must be accompanied with a supplemental letter explaining why the low GPA does not reflect inadequate potential for success in the program.

  • Online application and non-refundable $50 application fee.

  • Sealed official transcripts from all institutions attended.

  • A résumé

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 905 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 905 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Davie

900 - 1400 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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