Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management

CTU's Master of Science in Information Technology in Network Management specialization is designed to provide extensive emphasis in the area of Network Management, which allows people from remote locations throughout a company to work together to accomplish the mission of the organization. The program is structured to help you prepare to analyze the needs of an enterprise-wide organization, design the equipment and technologies required, and plan the implementation of the resulting infrastructure – assuring its security, integrity and availability, while integrating new technologies such as wireless computing, virtual servers, cloud computing, satellites and innovative software.

For the third year in a row, CTU’s online Master of Science in Information Technology degree programs were ranked among the Best Online Programs by U.S. News and World Report.*

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

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  • Total Credits 

    48
  • Program Availability

    Online | Colorado Springs | Denver

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  • Courses

    Degree Requirements

    Courses: Core
    CS651Computer Systems Security Foundations4
    CS663Enterprise Systems Architecture4
    IT621Enterprise Data Management4
    IT640Networking and Telecommunications4
    MGMT690Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments4
    PM600Project Management Processes in Organizations4
    Total Credit Hours:24
    Courses: Specialization
    CS653Network Security4
    IT642Network Administration4
    IT643Enterprise Network Architecture4
    IT644IT Governance and Risk Management4
    IT645Virtual Systems4
    IT697Information Technology Capstone4
    Total Credit Hours:24

    Total Credit Hours: 48

    Preparatory Requirements

    The CTU Master of Science in Information Technology degree program is designed to provide technical depth in the issues and concerns for enterprise level solutions. In order to achieve this depth a solid foundation in Computer Science (CS) or Information Technology (IT) is required. Students without a CS or IT undergraduate degree must demonstrate at least two years of work experience in the field. Students who have successfully completed Colorado Technical University’s Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program meet the requirements necessary to gain entrance into the MSIT program.

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    Master of Science in Information Technology

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  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Analyze the needs and mission of an organization and document the organization’s requirements for a network infrastructure
    • Evaluate the capabilities of various networking technologies, equipment and software and recommend their appropriate use in an enterprise-wide network
    • Design and plan the implementation and management of an enterprise network infrastructure for an organization, assuring its security, integrity and availability, while integrating successful new technologies, like wireless computing, virtual servers, cloud computing, and software as a service
    • Plan and manage the development of applications that access data from multiple locations using different types of devices
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