Information Technology, MS

Campus: Online


As the Internet continues to impact business and society globally, the demand for professionals with the ability to understand, develop, and apply Internet technology will continue to grow. A 30 credit Pace Master of Science in Information Technology degree gives you the skills and knowledge to lead businesses as they face dynamic challenges.

A highly accessible and supportive faculty enthusiastically share their expertise with you in Java Enterprise Edition technology, Web server technology, e-commerce technology, cyber/Web security, and many other areas.

After fulfilling core requirements, you will embark on a curriculum that requires a concentration in Cybersecurity, and then complete a 3-credit capstone project.

Entering students need not hold an undergraduate degree in a computer-related discipline or have experience in the concentration. You will complete your degree completely online.

Core Requirements
IT 603Overview of Information Security3
Select two of the following:6
Database Management Systems
Systems Development and Project Management
Web Development with Contents Management Systems
Concepts and Structures in Internet Computing
Cybersecurity Concentration
IT 660Network Security3
IT 662Web and Internet Security3
IT 664Computer and Internet Forensics3
IT 666Information Security Management3
Information Technology Electives
Select six credits of the following: 16
Responsive Web Development with HTML/CSS and jQuery
Application Development with .Net and Web Services
Web Computing
Introduction to Data Mining
XML Application Development
Introduction to Cloud Computing Technology
Mobile Forensics Investigation
Capstone Project
IT 691Capstone Project3
Total Credits30