Big-picture thinkers with IT interests are born IT managers. With the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Information Technology Management online from Southern New Hampshire University, you can hone a highly regarded, enterprise-level technology management expertise. You'll focus on managing varying aspects of information technology, including the relationships between structure and process in project management and the management of IT functions for a variety of organizations. You'll also explore enterprise resource planning, as well as the implications of cyber law and ethics.
The MS in Information Technology with IT management concentration will equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills to reach your potential in the IT field. You’ll learn how to facilitate best practices for managing IT functions and interrelationships within an organization. You'll know how to justify recommendations for enterprise resource planning technology solutions that manage the flow of information and integration. You'll have the skills to analyze ethical and legal issues related to varying technology scenarios and propose future corrective actions.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your MS in IT 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.
Candidates must also submit a professional resume.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates a 12% increase in the employment of computer and information systems managers through 2026.* The expertise you can gain in the master's in IT management online can help prepare you for a variety of IT leadership roles including IT director, chief technical officer or chief information officer.
Through our Cyber Security Center of Excellence, SNHU proudly supports cyber security students across the globe. To learn more about our contributions to the field, and connect with our academic leaders, visit our Cyber Security Center of Excellence page.
Courses in the master’s in IT management online program will strengthen your knowledge of IT principles and expose you to the best practices in information technology management. Courses are taught by knowledgeable faculty with real-world experience.
SNHU provides cloud-based virtual environments in some courses to give you access to the technology you need for your degree – and your career. Learn more about our virtual environments.
Total Credits: 36
Windows 7* or newer
Note: If your computer runs on Windows 7, see the information regarding Windows 7 End of Life below
CD/DVD drive. External hard drive. Extra power cord. Headphones/earbuds
*Windows 7 End of Life Statement for Students
Effective Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer support Windows 7. What does this mean for you?
As part of the continuing evolution of computer systems, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates for Windows 7. Keeping your computer current with security updates helps your computer run better and protect your information. Since Microsoft will no longer release updates, the information on your computer will be more vulnerable and your computer may not function as well.
We strongly recommend you update to Windows 10 at your earliest convenience. You can upgrade to Windows 10 for free.
Have questions? Contact the ITS help desk via the service portal or by phone at 1.855.877.9919. Technical support is available 24/7.
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 Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) as well as several other accrediting bodies.