M.Sc. On Campus

Information Technology

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

12 months
28980 USD/year
28980 USD/year
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The demand for IT professionals who understand business and the emerging focus on business analytics has never been greater. As a student in the Information Technology program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, you’ll be immersed in the information technology, business analytics, and comprehensive management principles necessary for understanding the application of IT to business.


You will learn how to create business opportunities by leveraging existing and emerging information technology and analytics tools and learning how to use that information in business applications. The Information Technology program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute will transform you into an IT professional who can take on a leadership role at the forefront of technological and business innovations. WPI's master's in information technology is currently offered 100% online for part-time and full-time students.  In addition, we offer this program on-campus for full-time and part-time students.

The Foisie Business School, grounded in a technology-focused university, has world-class expertise and educational resources in these areas, and thus is suitably poised to offer a graduate-level education to prepare students for their career choices and leadership.

Advance Your IT Career with a Master’s Degree in Information Technology

Are you ready to begin your master’s degree in information technology and become an IT professional? WPI’s information technology MS program prepares students for cutting edge, in-demand jobs as software engineers, IT consultants, developers, and more.

Recent graduates of WPI’s IT master’s degree program have gone on to IT careers at companies including:



Dell EMC


Fallon Health


The MathWorks

Vanguard Renewables

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Policy and Strategy for IT and Analytics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Management for Analytics
  • Database Applications Design and Development
  • Business Applications in Machine Learning
  • Innovation with Information Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
165 (quantitative)
3 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts for all post-secondary colleges or universities
  • Application fee of $70
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your qualifications for pursuing graduate study are required
  • GMAT or GRE scores are required; waivers could be available for WPI alumni who have achieved a 3.0 GPA or higher and may be waived for applications with special circumstances
  • Statement of purpose: Required; a resume is also required.
  • TOEFL / IELTS scores
  • Online video interview, completed at your convenience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28980 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 28980 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28980 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 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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