KU Edwards Campus A-Z
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  • Home
  • Academics
  • Degrees
  • Information Technology - Masters
  • M.S.I.T.
  • Overview

Information Technology - Masters

  • Test
  • Business - Bachelors
  • Bachelors of Biotechnology
  • Exercise Science - Bachelors
  • Information Technology - Bachelors
  • Law and Society - Bachelors
  • Literature, Language, and Writing - Bachelors
  • Molecular Biosciences - Bachelors
  • Psychology - Bachelors
  • Public Administration - Bachelors
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Applied Statistics & Analytics - Masters
  • Applied Statistics & Analytics - Online program
  • Architecture Management - Masters
  • Civil Engineering- Masters
  • Design Management - Masters
  • Interaction Design - Masters
  • Working Professional Master of Accounting Program
  • Business - Masters
  • Master’s in Curriculum & Instruction
  • Educational Administration - Masters
  • Educational Technology - Masters
  • Elementary Education - Masters
  • Secondary Education - Masters
  • Special Education - Masters - Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Special Education - Masters - High-Incidence Disabilities
  • Early Childhood Unified
  • Information Technology - Masters
  • Engineering Management - Masters
  • Project Management - Masters
  • Integrated Marketing Communications - Masters
  • Communication Studies - Masters
  • Environmental Assessment - Masters
  • Global and International Studies - Masters
  • Public Administration - Masters
  • Science Manager
  • Social Work - Masters
  • Facility Management
  • Working Professional MBA Program
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering
  •  

Cute girl who can't figure out how to log in next to obvilious engineering student whom has no interest in helping said cute girl.Information Technology 

IT Jobs Continue to Increase
IT employment grew by 100,000 jobs in 2014. That number is projected to grow according to the Computing Technology Industry Association. Advanced IT career opportunities are out there. And, they have the salaries to go with them. PayScale.com says the median pay for IT directors is $103,000. The information technology graduate program and certificates at the Edwards Campus are designed to address the education and training needs of software, computing and IT professionals in the Kansas City area.


The Degree
The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) program, offered through the KU School of Engineering's Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, provides the ultimate qualification for IT and computing professionals. This degree will deepen graduates’ understanding of IT and computing technologies to advance their careers. The program is designed to:

• develop technical knowledge and managerial skills in IT
• support versatile thinking and confident leadership in IT
• understand the big picture and make strategic IT decisions that address technical and business demands


Work Experience Requirement
Applicants with an undergraduate degree in information technology, computer science, computer information systems, computer engineering, or related discipline are required to have two years of professional work experience in IT. Without an undergraduate degree in a computer-related field, four years of relevant professional work experience in IT is required.


Quality and Convenience
The MSIT program is taught by tenure track KU faculty, all with Ph.D.s, from highly recognized institutions. Classes and student services are offered in the evenings to accommodate working professionals. Because of the busy schedules and frequent travel that many working professionals juggle, this program has online and distance learning options.


Learn More

Proud Sponsor


October 20 - 21
Learn more.

 


May 3
Learn more.

 

Cost per credit hour
Resident or MetroKC Nonresident
$637.40 $1,179.65

Learn more about scholarships and aid.

Questions?

Hossein Saiedian
Director, Information Technology programs
913-897-8515
saiedian@eecs.ku.edu