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  Nov 19, 2017
 
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog 
  
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog

Information Technology, MS


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Degree Requirements


The MSIT is a 42-credit degree program. To receive the MSIT, students must complete the following prerequisites:

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The MSIT degree will be offered on both a full-time and a part-time basis. Courses will be offered year-round.

Admission Requirements


Please see the general statement of admission requirements for all graduate studies programs in the “Admissions” section of this publication, and the “Special Instructions for Applicants to Individual Programs” section of the application for admission to graduate study.

 

The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) admissions committee will recommend admission for applicants who show high promise of success in the MSIT program. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of their:

  1. Undergraduate and any previous graduate performance
  2. Professional work experience
  3. GMAT scores or GRE scores
  4. Application essays
  5. Recommendations

 

The MSIT admissions committee will consider all of the above in making admissions decisions. Admission to the program is very competitive, and students are judged in relation to other applicants that semester. Grade point averages and GMAT ranges will be published each semester and distributed at MSIT information sessions for the use of applicants in preparing for admission.

 

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