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Best Online Master's Degrees in Information Technology 2019

An online master’s degree is designed for students who want to expand their undergraduate education but want more flexibility in their learning format. Most programs are available for part- or full-time status.

You may ask, what is an online Master in IT? This program is designed for IT (information technology) professionals who want to either specialize in a particular area or move up to management and leadership roles. Different areas that students may choose to study include data analytics, cyber security and information assurance, and IT management. Examples of classes include threats and risks, eMarketing, management of business application systems, methods of software engineering, software tools, ethics of information, data mining, data warehouse and business performance management.

Students who pursue a master’s degree in information technology benefit in that an advanced degree usually makes them more competitive in the job market and may result in higher pay. Completing a program online also allows students to hold a job or take care of family while going to school.

It is important to consider the total cost when choosing an academic institution. Programs are available all over the world, and reputation and program length can affect tuition greatly from one place to the next. Calling prospective schools is the best way to find out specific financial obligations and any financial aid that may be available.

Graduates who hold a graduate degree in IT are most often well-prepared for high-level positions in business technology. Career opportunities may include leading certain departments, projects, or even entire organizations. Individuals with this type of education can find jobs in all types of industries, both domestically and internationally. Some executive-level roles include chief technology officer, project manager, chief information officer and information technology manager.

To find IT schools, use our extensive online catalog. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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38 Results in Information Technology

Tecnológico de Monterrey - ITESM

In today's society the production of value depends largely on knowledge. Thanks to advances in information technology and globalization, access to large volumes of inform ... [+]

Description

In today's society the production of value depends largely on knowledge. Thanks to advances in information technology and globalization, access to large volumes of information is available; However, this does not ensure that such information is capitalized in the production of value.

Making the conversion of information into knowledge and knowledge in value requires professionals capable of strategically managing and applying innovative information technologies to meet the productivity, sustainability and social responsibility challenges of businesses and organizations.

That is why it is necessary to prepare those professionals who have the responsibility to know and make strategic decisions in the area of ​​resources and projects where information technology is involved as a tool for global competitiveness. ... [-]

Mexico Monterrey
July 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Online
UC Berkeley School of Information

The UC Berkeley School of Information’s online Master of Information and Cybersecurity (MICS) prepares students with the technical, conceptual, and practical skills neede ... [+]

The UC Berkeley School of Information offers the online Master of Information and Cybersecurity (MICS), designed to train students with professional experience for a career in cybersecurity. MICS students make valuable connections with peers and faculty and benefit from I School resources and UC Berkeley’s proximity to Silicon Valley. GMAT/GRE are required to enroll.

The MICS program features live classes taught by experienced Berkeley faculty, engaging course content, a capstone project, and an on-campus immersion to give students a holistic understanding of complex cybersecurity principles.

The MICS program is designed for mid-career professionals with backgrounds in computer science, information technology, electrical and computer engineering, or related fields. Developed in collaboration with faculty from the UC Berkeley College of Engineering, the MICS curriculum aims to inform leaders who go on to work in either private sector tech companies or government and military organizations.... [-]

USA Berkeley
September 2019
Full-time
20 months
Online
Flexible Learning with Falmouth University

In today’s world, mobile apps are ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. As a medium for creative and artistic expression, they provide answers to everyday prob ... [+]

An online course with optional face-to-face workshops.

Early bird discount up to £1,000.

Course overview

In today’s world, mobile apps are ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. As a medium for creative and artistic expression, they provide answers to everyday problems with clever design and user insights. App development offers a wealth of creative opportunity in an evolving arena that reacts rapidly to technological advances.

Designed with industry experts, Falmouth’s MA in Creative App Development responds to these shifts, and gives you the chance to expand your creative skills to capitalise on the opportunities available in this growing field.... [-]

United Kingdom Saint Ives
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Part-time
2 years
Online
Southern Cross University (Online)

An online Master of Information Technology Management provides you with the skills needed to lead and manage strategic objectives across business units. It prepares you t ... [+]

Master of IT Management online 100% online, no on-campus commitments Manage teams in IT organizations Bridge the gap between IT and business Prepare your career for the future Basic Information Duration: from 2-years, part-time Recognition of Prior Learning: Call us to see if you qualify Study intakes: January, March, April, July, September, November Fees: $2590 per unit Units: 12 (7 weeks each) Manage connections between IT and business

As an IT specialist, you know how complex information systems work. But do you have management skills to implement state-of-the-art solutions across multiple levels of business?

An online Master of Information Technology Management provides you with the skills needed to lead and manage strategic objectives across business units. It prepares you to step into senior management positions with a deeper understanding of the issues affecting the management of IT teams and processes while building connections between the IT and wider business departments.... [-]

Australia Australia Online
April 2020
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering

Our cybersecurity Master of Engineering and Graduate Certificate in Engineering degrees prepare engineers the skills and knowledge that they can apply to their jobs in in ... [+]

Admissions Requirements

We recognize that technical experts working in Cybersecurity have diverse academic and professional backgrounds. Therefore, our admissions requirements allow for diversity but also must ensure that qualified students are prepared to succeed in this highly technical academic program. We offer three levels of admission depending upon the academic background, academic performance, and professional experience of the applicant.

ALL LEVELS: All applicants are expected to have successfully completed ENEE 150, Intermediate Programming Concepts for Engineers or an equivalent course prior to admission. Full Admission: Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in Engineeri... [-]
USA College Park
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Online
Neumann

The Master in Information Technology Management has been structured to provide participants with mastery in three disciplines of great importance to modern organizations. ... [+]

The Master in Information Technology Management has been structured to provide participants with mastery in three disciplines of great importance to modern organizations. In the first place, it focuses on information systems, their design, development and control, so that they represent to companies, competitive advantages and a high differentiation with respect to the competition; On the other hand, the masters graduates are experts in the use of technology, which should contribute to improving the company's processes, with the aim of improving the service to internal and external clients, in addition to significantly reducing costs and time; Finally, in the third place, the competences are developed to generate an electronic commerce platform, which brings the company closer to the clients and allows them to choose, know and decide for the services or products of the organization.... [-]

Peru Tacna
August 2020
Spanish
Full-time
2 semesters
Online
Stockholm University, Department of Computer and System Sciences (DSV)

Master's programme in Open eGovernment provides you with planning, management and technical skills necessary for leading and transforming public organisations to be open, ... [+]

Master's programme in Open eGovernment provides you with planning, management and technical skills necessary for leading and transforming public organisations to be open, inclusive, innovative, flexible and effective using Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

The programme is given as a set of distance courses and can be studied in accordance with your preferred timetable. Thereby, the programme can be studied wherever you are located in the world, and can easily be adapted to your studying and working situation. The program also contains non-mandatory workshops, one each semester, at the campus in Kista, just outside Stockholm. During these workshops, students can meet other students, teachers and experts in the area of e-Government, and visit eGovlab, a centre for excellence in e-governance at Stockholm University.... [-]

Sweden Stockholm
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Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Online
Utica College Online

The online Master of Professional Studies in Cyber Policy and Risk Analysis prepares cybersecurity and policy decision makers in industry and government to understand and ... [+]

The online Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Cyber Policy and Risk Analysis prepares cybersecurity and policy decision makers in industry and government to understand and implement responsible oversight of cybersecurity policy and practice. Graduates incorporate legal, ethical and moral principles in investigating and managing the risks of data collection, fusion, and control.

The 30 credit online Cyber Policy and Risk Analysis master addresses the non-technical aspects of the Cybersecurity discipline, such as policy, international relations, risk assessment, ethics, national security vs. personal privacy, and complex organizations. The program provides students with the analytical and communication tools they need to become thought-leaders and decision-makers in the evolving sector of cybersecurity policy-making.... [-]

USA Utica
August 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
Spain Business School

The digital analyst and the data scientist are two of the most demanded profiles currently and in the coming years. This master's degree is aimed at management-level prof ... [+]

Who is it for:

The digital analyst and the data scientist are two of the most demanded profiles currently and in the coming years. This master's degree is aimed at management-level profiles, intermediate managers, technical profiles, independent professionals, entrepreneurs, etc. In short, to any professional who wants to be a leader in the digital company.

This program can be taught online, semi-face-to-face, or in-person intensive.

Goals:Know, understand and apply the fundamental foundations of any company, but from the vision of the new market, digital.Learn to interpret the behaviors that users have in the network and especially in our site with the aim of adapting your products, services and business to what users are demanding.Master the most important tools such as Google Analytics. In addition, take contact with the reality of Big Data that is already an unstoppable reality that affects both companies and individuals.Have the possibility to build your own project and get financing for it.In addition, there are a series of global objectives for all programs that consist of: efficiently managing work teams, learning to make strategic decisions, developing a global and integrating vision, mastering change management and capturing managerial skills.Temary:... [-]
Spain Madrid
October 2019
Spanish
Part-time
10 months
Online & Campus Combined
University of Johannesburg

The purpose of the MEd (Information and Communication Technology) is for students to acquire, strengthen and deepen specialist advanced theoretical knowledge of ICTs in e ... [+]

Overview

The purpose of the MEd (Information and Communication Technology) is for students to acquire, strengthen and deepen specialist advanced theoretical knowledge of ICTs in educational environments. The themes that are covered include educational ICT policy development, current, and emerging issues in digital learning, contemporary learning design theories and frameworks, and framing assessment within 21st-century contexts.

The programme targets education practitioners from the public and private sectors who have an interest in advancing digital learning in their education ecosystems. The programme will appeal to instructional and learning designers, educational researchers, teachers and lecturers, corporate trainers, subject and curriculum specialists, policy advisers, monitoring and evaluation specialists and NGO officials... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
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2 years
Online
OBS Business School

The Master in Management Systems gives you the theoretical and practical knowledge for better management professional performance. The program pays special attention to t ... [+]

Master in Management Systems

The Master in Management Systems gives you the theoretical and practical knowledge for better management professional performance. The program pays special attention to the definition of a good strategy as a way of steering systems alignment. You will also work planning resources, methodologies for information management, operational processes as well as project management and services. During the course of the entire program constantly assesses technological innovation and its impact on improving productivity and competitiveness of enterprises.

Millennium leading companies have in the center of their business models exploiting the information as the main source of income generation and decision making. This new paradigm is exportable and scalable to all business areas, and indispensable in companies in the future. For that reason, one of the main axes of the Master in Management Systems is the new information technologies (ICT management).... [-]

Spain Barcelona Madrid
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
Online
IMF Business School

IMF Business School and the Catholic University of Ávila (UCAV), launch the Master in Digital Transformation. This programpretend to satisfy the need of new professionals ... [+]

Presentation

IMF Business School and the Catholic University of Ávila (UCAV), launch the Master in Digital Transformation. This programpretend to satisfy the need of new professionals who know how to lead within their organizations the use of new digital technologies.

This program is addressed to university students seeking to launch projects in the digital environment. Also experienced professionals interested in digital culture and its transformative capacity to lead changes in companies and institutions, as well as opening new ways and business models.

The one-year Master in Digital Transformation is taught in online mode supported by an advanced technological platform that allows the student to access the study, whatever their geographical location or their time availability.... [-]

Spain Madrid
Open Enrollment
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
Online
ISEB - Instituto Superior Europeo de Barcelona

The Master in Big Data and Business Intelligence will allow you to obtain exhaustive knowledge about Big Data technologies and their application in the business world, wi ... [+]

The Master in Big Data and Business Intelligence will allow you to obtain exhaustive knowledge about Big Data technologies and their application in the business world, with special emphasis on the analytical tools of the Business Analytics field. With all this, at the end of the course, the student will be prepared to manage and interpret large amounts of data.

Additionally, it integrates a highly specialized training in the new paradigms of strategic management and personnel management, all in order for the student to integrate this knowledge into the processes of data processing and management.

By studying at ISEB you will receive the advice of experts and tutors who, together with the study methodology, will ensure your professional success.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
Spanish
Full-time
12 months
Online
edX

Launch your career in a high demand industry that projects 2 million new jobs annually by earning a Cybersecurity MicroMasters® program credential from RIT.s. ... [+]

Launch your career in a high demand industry that projects 2 million new jobs annually by earning a Cybersecurity MicroMasters® program credential from RIT.

Gain the essential knowledge and expertise in network security and forensics needed for cybersecurity in enterprise environments.

In this Cybersecurity MicroMasters program, you will learn:

Fundamentals of networks; Systems administration; How to protect computer networks and other systems by mitigating vulnerabilities and monitoring intrusions; How to perform digital forensic analysis of cybercrime by gathering information on the nature and extent of the attack for presentation in a court of law, as well as assessing the extent of the damage to an organization; Techniques of risk analysis; Risk assessment and vulnerability assessment. ... [-]
USA Cambridge
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
40 weeks
Online
IEBS - Escuela de Negocios de la Innovación y los Emprendedores

The Master in SEO and Search Engine Positioning responds to the strategic and tactical need of companies to introduce SEO in their digital marketing plan with the aim of ... [+]

The Master in SEO and Search Engine Positioning responds to the strategic and tactical need of companies to introduce SEO in their digital marketing plan with the aim of increasing their visibility and controlling their organic positioning in search engines.

This trend has resulted in an increase in the demand for qualified professionals in the definition of SEO strategies that have a high strategic and executive capacity and that have updated knowledge of the functioning of search engine algorithms, together with the necessary resources and tools to develop the work of a professional SEO.

In the Master SEO you will learn the necessary knowledge to design and execute the phases of the development of an SEO strategy in the hands of the most recognized active professionals with a practical learning methodology where from the first day you will become a SEO professional.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
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Spanish,Spanish (Spain)
Full-time
750 hours
Online