Earning a Master of Business Administration in Information Technology Management can help you get ahead in a rapidly changing technological environment. Your solid business management and technology background positions you for a high-level career in IT management, digital commerce, e-business and telecommunications.
Why earn an MBA in IT at SNHU?
Throughout the program, you'll learn how to:
This advanced degree program offers you a unique competitive advantage: knowledge of the latest technology and enhanced analytical and financial skills. Southern New Hampshire University's MBA in IT Management program gives you a strong foundation in business management coupled with expertise in information technology - a valuable combination in today's highly technical business world.
The MBA in information technology online program enables you to conceive of and execute technological planning at the business and organizational levels. The curriculum gives you the background you need to make critical business and technical decisions in a competitive environment. Additionally, you'll be able to convey the sudden and sometimes complex technological changes and implementation plans to upper-level management - a critical role that helps them fully understand the issues so you can get to work expediting solutions.
By blending your IT expertise with creative planning and implementation strategy, you'll make sure your employer is at the top of their IT game, connected seamlessly on various platforms and accessible to consumers throughout the world.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission- to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your MBA in information technology online at SNHU include:
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 5 graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options. Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.
With the growing demand for more business professionals with IT expertise, graduates of the MBA in information technology online program will be prepared for a variety of employment opportunities including:
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that many IT careers will grow through 2026, including systems analyst (9%), software developer (24%), web developer (13%) and information systems manager (12%)*
SNHU courses are taught by seasoned IT and business professionals who stay up to date on what's applicable in today's business arena. They are tuned into the IT concerns and issues that face employers today and will pass that real-world know-how on to you.
The MBA in Information Technology Management program consists of nine MBA core courses and three IT management-specific courses. Those with non-business academic backgrounds may be required to take foundation courses.
This course focuses on the principles and practices underlying the analysis, design, implementation and management of information technology systems. Topics include information system development methodologies, systems planning, requirements analysis, systems implementation, software engineering, project management, and interface, database and process design.
This course is a detailed introduction to the major issues underlying the successful management of information technology in contemporary organizations. The course covers three major areas: (1) The interrelations between organizational structure and process, and the adoption of new information systems technologies; (2) The actual management of the IT function within the organization; and (3) IT project management which focuses on the operational steps in designing and carrying out specific IT projects. This course will utilize case studies as an introduction to real-world IT management best practices and strategies, and to guide students to understanding the impact of emerging technologies in business contexts.
This course combines the practice of business management with information technology at the point where technology integrates with fundamental business skills that support business objectives. Students will examine business management best practices and enterprise systems in organizations that support business functions. Emphasis will be placed on how information technology can support and enable integration of technology and business process re-engineering.
Total Credits: 9
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
$40 Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...
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