Master of Science in Information Technology / Security
Franklin University

Program Details

Franklin University’s master’s degree in Information Technology focusing on Security helps prepare professionals to build and maintain the integrity of systems and processes. Students build on technology fundamentals to gain practical knowledge and useful leadership communication skills.

This IT degree online integrates technical and non-technical courses to help students grow technology skills while also broadening their perspective of technology’s role in business, education, healthcare, and management. Core classes examine issues in database management, IT strategy and policy, and web development and deployment. Students also learn how to manage networks, cloud servers, and other systems.

The Information Security master’s degree online includes course topics such as:

  • Information risk management
  • Advanced network security
  • Ethical hacking

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Franklin University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 GPA or submit GRE/GMAT test scores.
  • Prerequisites in technology and math required.