American Public University - School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics-Graduate

Program Overview

The online Master of Science in Information Technology focuses on the development and implementation of information systems and includes topics such as database systems, object-oriented analysis and design, IS architectures, IT project management, security, and computer forensics. In this graduate program, you will study the theory, principles, best practices, tools, and technologies associated with the IT marketplace. You’ll also be taught the analytic, problem-solving, and research skills required to solve real world business problems. 

Career opportunities:

  • Systems analyst
  • Infrastructure architect
  • Database analyst
  • Application development manager
  • Project manager
  • IT security analyst
  • Disaster recovery manager
  • Forensics specialist

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Distance Education Accrediting Commission,North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    Requirements

    A bachelors degree or higher is required.

    School Overview

    Space programs, environmental programs, electrical engineering, cybersecurity, natural science, mathematics, information technology — the School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) provides learning in a wide variety of disciplines. Learn from our team of expert practitioners, many of whom have firsthand, real-life experience in the field they teach. In every STEM program, we prepare students for careers applicable to that program. You will receive practical, usable foundational materials that will help you build the groundwork to establish yourself in the workforce. We offer programs to help students cultivate the problem-solving, creative, and technological skills that are vital to our ever-evolving global society. You will join a community of learners from a variety of backgrounds and a faculty that includes scientists, technology leaders, and former astronauts. Our IT programs offer you the critical tools needed for a career in information technology. Whether establishing a foundation in computer application programming or building information systems security, information assurance, or technology management skills—you’ll learn from leaders throughout the business and IT worlds. The environmental studies programs address both the natural and social sciences, focusing on the complex relationships between science, management, and policy and their environmental impact. The space studies programs are interdisciplinary and include the historical, political, economic, legal, commercial, technical, and scientific issues that will shape the field for years to come. As a student, you will have the opportunity to learn from leading scientists and conduct in-depth research projects that will help you prepare for this demanding field. Choose from a broad array of online degrees and certificate programs including: Database Application Development, Enterprise Web Applications, Environmental Science, Information Security Planning, IT Management, Space Studies, and Web Publishing.

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