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Information Technology Graduate Program Details

Tuition and fees: https://edwardscampus.ku.edu/edwards-campus-tuition-fees
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 The Johnson County Education Research Triangle (JCERT) helps support the graduate certificate in Cybersecurity and graduate certificate in Software Engineering and Management.

Master of Science in Information Technology

Admissions criteria:

1. Online application 

2. Application fee 

3. An official copy of transcripts 

4. Three letters of recommendation 

5. Current professional résumé 

6. Statement of purpose 

7. TOEFL scores (for international students only) 

8. An undergraduate degree in a computing or related discipline with a GPA of 3.0 or better 

9. Two or more years of practical experience in IT

 

Curriculum and requirements for the Master of Science in Information Technology can be found at it.eecs.ku.edu/ms-focus-areas.  

 

Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate

Core courses

Course

Credit Hr.

KU Code

IT (EECS) 710: Information Security and Assurance

3

IT (EECS) 710

IT (EECS) 711: Security Management and Audit

3

IT (EECS) 711

IT (EECS) 712: Network Security and its Application

3

IT (EECS) 712

 

Elective Courses (choose one)

Course

Credit Hr.

KU Code

IT (EECS) 714:  Information Security and  Cyber Laws

3

IT (EECS) 714

IT (EECS) 780: Communication Networks

3

IT (EECS) 780

IT (EECS) 811: IT Project Management

3

IT (EECS) 811

 

 

Software Engineering and Management Graduate Certificate

(choose four courses)

Course

Credit Hr.

KU Code

IT (EECS) 810: Principles of Software Engineering

3

IT (EECS) 810

IT (EECS) 811: IT Project Management

3

IT (EECS) 811

IT (EECS) 812: Software Requirements Engineering

3

IT (EECS) 812

IT (EECS) 814: Software Quality Assurance

3

IT (EECS) 814

IT (EECS) 818: Software Architecture

3

IT (EECS) 818

 


Questions?

Hossein Saiedian
Director, Information Technology programs
913-897-8515
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