Doctor of Information Technology
Walden University

Program Details

Prepare to guide your organization through critical IT challenges with the Doctor of Information Technology degree online from Walden University. The program focuses on advanced IT knowledge and strategic leadership skills.

Students will explore various IT scenarios through learning simulators, research seminars, residencies, and additional learning opportunities. Classes include studies of programming, database design, and information assurance. A doctoral study allows students to demonstrate their ability to examine, critique, and synthesize knowledge, theory, and experience in an applied IT project.

Graduates can pursue careers such as:

  • Chief information officer
  • Chief technology officer
  • Information technology consultant
  • Higher education faculty or administrator
  • Technical manager/director


  • Must have a bachelors degree.
  • Official transcripts.
  • Resume showing work history.

​Two 4-day residencies are required.

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island