Master of Science in Information Technology / Information Assurance
Loyola University Chicago

Program Details

The Master of Science in Information Technology with an Information Assurance track from Loyola University Chicago is an online information security degree program for current and aspiring professionals.  This information technology degree prepares students to develop, implement, operate, and manage information systems in organizations.  The curriculum provides a broad technical understanding of both current and emerging technologies.  You will study systems engineering concepts while gaining a strong foundation in net-centric computing.  All students also study the effects of the convergence of the telecommunications, media, and information technology sectors, both now and in the future.  

With this online information security degree, you will complete courses in Information Assurance as well.  These courses include:

  • Cryptography
  • Computer Networks
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Network Security
  • Wireless Networks and Security

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Loyola University Chicago is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent