12 months
1344 USD/credit 40320 USD/year
1344 USD/credit 40320 USD/year
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As a leader in cybersecurity education, the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems at Pace University offers a top-ranked online Master of Science in Information Technology at Pace University that is carefully crafted to provide you with the real-world blend of knowledge, skills and problem-solving aptitude that today’s employers seek.

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Who can benefit?

The demand for IT expertise continues to grow in our technology-driven business world. Information security is driving a large portion of the growth in the IT workforce as cyber threats become increasingly sophisticated and pervasive. Today nearly every IT position requires cybersecurity knowledge.

Information Technology  at Pace University  benefits individuals from a range of educational and professional backgrounds who have varying degrees of technological expertise. Our students include:

  • Individuals with an IT or related background who want to advance their IT career or transition into a cybersecurity position.
  • Business managers and executives who work with IT professionals and who want to acquire IT expertise to add value to their organization and to remain competitive in their careers.
  • Individuals who have limited professional technology experience, but are interested in pursuing a career in information technology (a specific track is available to these students).

Programme Structure

Subjects of study include: 

  • Programming
  • Cyber Defense and Threats
  • Cryptology
  • Biometrics
  • Security Design Principles
  • Web Security
  • Network and Device Forensics
  • Cybersecurity Policy (legal, ethics and compliance)
  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Mining

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates are required to hold a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Though many students hold a bachelor’s degree in a technical or related area (e.g., information technology, information systems, computer science, software engineering, computer engineering, sciences or mathematics), it is not a requirement.
  • Students with non-technical degrees may be required to take additional courses as electives.

Online MSIT candidates must submit these materials:

  • Online application form
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended (official or unofficial)
  • Resume
  • No GMAT or GRE score is required for admission for candidates who hold a four-year undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    40320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1344 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    40320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1344 USD per credit 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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