In today’s rapidly evolving world, companies demand qualified information technology professionals who can protect their data and create ingenious products. Through this innovative online master’s degree in IT, students study user experience design and discover how network forensics work. You will also learn how to create mobile applications. From cyber security through systems administration and social media technologies, our comprehensive curriculum prepares you for a fulfilling career in technology.
The UC Online MSIT curriculum consists of 9 hours of core courses, 15 hours of electives and 6 hours of Capstone or Thesis. The section below showcases a selection of courses offered at the University of Cincinnati Online. Bridge Courses (12 credit hours) are required only for students who have an undergraduate GPA less than 3.0 or have no background in information technology.
To learn more about our curriculum, we encourage you to request information about the MSIT program today.
Career paths could include designing, writing and testing code for learning games and multiplayer games, including collaborating with large teams on game development. Or, for those graduates interested in the world of mobile apps, this degree can open the door to a career as a software developer, using the latest technologies to create useful, intuitive designs.
Graduates could work for corporations large and small, improving online security and protecting a company’s systems from malicious code. In a similar vein, information technologists can use cyber forensics to analyze attacks. They can determine the origin and method of the attack and the extent of any damage, as well as to uncover system vulnerabilities. They can also design and maintain computer or network systems, ensuring the systems are sustainable and scalable.
Yes. Many of our students qualify for some type of financial aid.
Sources of aid:
Programs can be completed full-time or part-time. Many programs are set up to be part-time, with most containing fewer than 10 credit hours in any given semester. We know you have a lot going on, so want to make sure that school can fit into your schedule. Note: There are some exceptions.
Yes. Our online students are no different from our on-campus students in that way. You get a specific ID that you can use to navigate different systems at UC and for potential student discounts.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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