Master Online

Information Technology

University of South Florida

12 months
15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
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The Information Technology MSIT degree offered at University of South Florida is geared toward experienced IT professionals interested in broadening and deepening their knowledge of new and emerging information technologies, and in advancing their careers in IT leadership while remaining in the workforce.


What you will learn

Graduate from the Information Technology MSIT degree offered at University of South Florida will demonstrate strong information technology skills as well as problem solving skills needed for the deployment of technology solutions to achieve business and organizational goals.

The breadth of subjects which are part of information technology together with the immense diversity of its applications, make it imperative that students in the Master’s major maintain close contact with the Graduate Director, in order to achieve a coherent plan of study directed towards a specific goal. In particular, election of courses should only be made with prior consultation and approval of the Major Professor or the Graduate Director.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Database Management 
  • Penetration Testing for IT 
  • Advances in Object Oriented Programming for IT
  • Cloud Computing
  • Practical Cybersecurity 
  • Data Mining 
  • Statistical Data Mining 
  • Software Testing 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of (81 percentile) on the Quantitative portion and a minimum of (44 percentile) on the Verbal. The GRE will be waived for M.S. degree applicants with an undergraduate degree from an ABET-accredited United States university or for those applicants that show a minimum of 3 years of relevant and recent full-time professional experience in the U.S.
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of “B” (or equivalent) for all coursework completed during the last two years of undergraduate major.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a closely related field; or a bachelor’s degree in another field, plus satisfactory completion of certain courses.
  • Evidence of completion of a defined subset of the required core courses found in the University of South Florida’s Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree program or their equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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    15864 USD/year
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  • National

    15864 USD/year
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  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 12 months.


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