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Information Technology

University of Massachusetts Lowell

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
26370 USD/year
26370 USD/year
14590 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

University of Massachusetts Lowells Department of Computer Science offers a Master of Science Degree in Information Technology (MSIT) through the Division of Online and Continuing Education at.

Overview

This contemporary degree at University of Massachusetts Lowell is technically-focused and features cutting-edge knowledge content critical to the workforce needs of the IT industry.

Learning outcomes

Offered fully online, this Information Technology degree also provides a pathway for students who have completed a Bachelor’s in Information Technology degree and for working professionals who want to pursue advanced graduate studies in information technology. The online delivery framework provides an accessible format for students juggling work and family responsibilities.

Students may also count courses in the two graduate IT certificate programs in Systems Models and Management and Network Security towards the Master’s Degree in Information Technology.

The 10-course master's degree program is designed to provide both a principled and applied exposure toward designing, managing and deploying networked systems of computers. The program places emphasis on practical skills based on Linux/Unix, Windows and Apple platforms, but also teaches general principles along with their technical and ethical foundations.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Network and Systems Administration
  • Operating Systems Organization
  • Managing Virtual Systems
  • Systems Security and Auditing
  • Network Infrastructures
  • Computer Network Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Secure Mobile Networks
  • Cloud Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students - UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions offers rolling admissions for all programs

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of an undergraduate BS or BA degree from an accredited institution
  • Mathematical Maturity: Students should have completed a minimum of one semester of precalculus mathematics, one semester of discrete mathematics and one semester of statistics as part of their undergraduate studies, or possess the equivalent experience
  • C Programming proficiency, to include a minimum of one semester of C Programming and one semester of Data Structures, or the equivalent experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26370 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    26370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26370 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    14590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14590 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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