Master of Science in Information Technology / Systems Engineering
University of Maryland Global Campus

Program Details

The Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Systems Engineering from University of Maryland Global Campus is an online computer information systems degree for those interested in advancing their careers in the field.  This degree is designed for midcareer professionals with technical backgrounds who want to enhance skills in systems engineering theory and practice.  While completing this online systems engineering degree, you will learn about the design, development, and deployment of complex systems and complete courses that can help you prepare for the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) certification exam.  The curriculum includes various cases across different application domains as you learn about the wide scope of systems concepts.  Topics covered include:

  • Requirements engineering
  • System design and development
  • Model-based systems engineering
  • System integration and testing
  • Systems engineering management

Graduates are prepared to organize and manage a systems engineering team, apply a variety of domestic and international standards to systems engineering practice, and use various computer-aided design and testing tools.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Maryland Global Campus is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)