Within the Zeigler College of Business, the MS in IT program empowers you to leverage technology to achieve management objectives, identify business opportunities and solve business problems.
In this accelerated program, you’ll be equipped with the skills needed to integrate and innovate rapidly evolving global information technology within a business environment and gain an edge in this lucrative and growing field.
Accelerated, 6-week courses for working professionals; non-traditional learners
30 credit hours: Complete in less than 1 year or work at your own pace
The MS IT program will prepare you to be a leader and innovator in high-demand career fields. Our graduates are prepared to advance their careers in Analytics and Business Intelligence, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Project Management, and Application Development.
Simple admission process - We do not require GRE/GMAT tests for admission. Across the nation, the need for highly trained IT professionals is growing daily - 17% job growth in IT-related fields through 2026 and Median n IT Salary - $86K (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
Courses and Curriculum
Required Core Courses - 21 credits
INFT.510 Business Application, Development, Programming, and Evaluation INFT.522 Data Analytics for Business Strategy INFT.520 Business Intelligence and Analytics INFT.528 Data Preparation for Analytics Processing INFT.530 Enterprise Architecture and Cybersecurity INFT.570 Managing Innovation and Projects INFT.572 Strategic Information and Technology Management
Elective Specialty Courses - 6 credits
Select any two (2) INFT.506 Blockchain INFT.550 E-Business Technologies INFT.568 Healthcare Informations INFT.557 Healthcare Analytics INFT.590 Special Topics in Information Technology IDT.530 Foundations of Visual Design for Learners IDT.560 Multimedia Productions IDT.570 Intro to Website Dev IDT.548 Learning Analytics IDT.588 Learning Management System Administration
Thesis/Capstone Experience - 3 credits
INFT.594 Information Technology Practicum
Two letters of recommendation
Statement of goals
The Husky Difference
Many top, global corporations only recruit from AACSB-accredited schools. Those grads are offered better, more competitive salaries.
Expected Job Growth
in IT-related fields nationally through 2026
Median IT Salary
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Regionally and across the nation, the need for highly trained Information Technology professionals is vast and growing daily. Our graduates are prepared to advance their careers in: analytics and business intelligence, big data, cybersecurity, software engineering, IT project management, cloud computing, block chain, health informatics, innovation and other rapidly growing IT fields.
Potential Job Opportunities
Computer and Information Research Scientist
Chief Information Officer
Chief Technology Officer
IT Project Manager
Warehousing and Database Administration
Top Skills Employers are Looking For
Creativity and Problem Solving
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I wanted a program that would allow me to seamlessly continue my education, and Bloomsburg University's M.S in I.T program offered that through their 4+1 program. Halfway through completing my master's degree, I was offered a full-time position and still had the flexibility to train for and begin my new career. I wouldn't have had the opportunity to earn my master's while starting a new chapter in my life anywhere else.