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About

The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) program at University of the People helps working professionals make the connection between information technology, communications, and business in order to develop marketable technical, creative, and managerial skills.

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Overview

Students will learn to apply principles of information technology and computer science to the analysis of complex computing problems. They will design and create solutions to technical problems using industry-recognized best practices and standards. Most importantly they will gain the ability to analyze user needs in the development and implementation of computing-based solutions and learn to apply these in their career.

Program Goals

Those who earn the Master’s in Information Technology at University of the People will develop the competencies to demonstrate their ability to:

  • Apply the principles of information technology, computer science and other disciplines to the analysis of complex computing problems.
  • Design and evaluate solutions to complex computing problems using industry-recognized best practices and standards.
  • Analyze user needs in the development and implementation of computing-based solutions.
  • Assess the ethical considerations in the development, implementation, evaluation, and management of IT systems as it applies to ethical reasoning, social responsibility, global citizenship and civic engagement.
  • Construct clear, well-organized arguments supported by credible research-based evidence.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Databases
  • Operating Systems
  • Algorithms
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Working knowledge of at least one programming language
  • Documented successful coursework in college-level Calculus, Linear Algebra, or Statistics. Please note: Applicants will need to provide transcripts from any one of these courses completed at the college level.
  • Proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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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