M.S Information Technology

Program Summary

The demand for IT expertise continues to grow in our technology-driven business world. This innovative interdisciplinary 30 credit MS in Information Technology, completed online, provides students with a solid foundation in IT coupled with a specialization in Security and Information Assurance.

This degree program builds on the B.S. degree in Telecommunications provided through the NACTEL program at Pace University.

What You Will Learn

The online Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) is carefully crafted to provide you with the real-world blend of knowledge, skills and problem-solving aptitude that today’s employers seek. The comprehensive information technology curriculum, enhanced by specialized instruction in cybersecurity, combines theoretical knowledge with hands-on practical experience in exciting lab environments that incorporate the latest technology, tools and techniques.


Degree Requirements

The Master of Science in Information Technology comprises of 12 courses totaling 30 credits. NACTEL students enrolled in the B.S. in Telecom degree may take two capstone courses totaling 6 credits as part of that degree, which can then apply toward the M.S. degree. Students who choose this option will only need another 30 credits (10 courses) instead of 36 credits to complete the MS degree.

Core Courses 9 credits
Knowledge Area 12 credits
Capstone Project 3 credits
Elective Courses 6 credits
Total< 30 credits

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