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Home >> 2010 - 2011 Graduate Catalog >> Programs & Courses >> Degree Programs >> Master of Science Program in Information Technology Degree Requirements

Master of Science Program in Information Technology Degree Requirements

IT Core:

All five courses are required

15

IT 6203

IT Design Studio

3

IT 6413

IT Service Delivery

3

IT 6423

IT System Acquisition and Configuration

3

IT 6823

Information Security Concepts and Administration

3

IT 7883

IT Strategy, Policy and Governance

3

IT Required Elective:

Select 1 course from the list below

3

IT 6723

Managing Operating & Network Systems

3

IT 6733

Database Administration

3

IT 6753

Advanced Web Development

3

IT 6873

Information Security Seminar

3

 

Choose 6 of the following in Addition to the Required Electives. (A Maximum of 3 Approved Electives might be Outside of IT)

18

IT 6403

Windows Application Development

3

IT 6473

Multimedia Applications

3

IT 6553

Business Continuity Risk Assessment

3

IT 6563

Business Continuity Planning

3

IT 6573

Business Continuity Implementation

3

IT 6643

Issues in Information Management

3

IT 6663

Data Center Management

3

IT 6683

Management of Information Technology

3

IT 6723

Managing Operating and Network Systems

3

IT 6733

Database Administration

3

IT 6753

Advanced Web Concepts and Applications

3

IT 6763

Electronic Commerce

3

IT 6833

Wireless Security

3

IT 6843

Ethical Hacking: Network Security and Penetration Testing

3

IT 6853

Computer Forensics

3

IT 6863

Database Security and Auditing

3

IT 6873

Information Security Seminar

3

IT 6903

Special Topics in Information Technology

3

IT 7803

Master's Thesis (Term 1)

3

IT 7803

Master's Thesis (Term 2)

3

Total For The Program

36

Transition Courses

The following transition courses might be required if the Undergraduate degree is outside of IT or a closely related discipline to IT, or for provisionally admitted students. Specific assignment of the transition courses is completed during orientation and advisement. Students with no background in IT or computing might benefit from self-study prior to starting this certificate using a reading list available from the IT Department. These courses may not be used to satisfy degree requirements.

IT 5101

Intro. to Database Systems

1.5

IT 5102

Intro. to Security

1.5

IT 5201

Intro. to Platforms

1.5

IT 5202

Intro. to Networks

1.5

IT 5301

Intro. to Programming

1.5

IT 5302

Intro. to Web Development

1.5