Master of Science in Information Technology - Project Management

IT project managers work to ensure projects come in on-time, within budget and with high-quality standards. They manage all aspects of an IT project including budget, resources, time and staffing. Colorado Technical University’s Master of Science in Information Technology with a network management specialization is designed to help you understand the capabilities of various networking technologies, equipment and software.

The core courses offer a foundation in strategic management, project management, network infrastructure management, enterprise system architecture, systems security management, and enterprise data management technology. The concentration curriculum focuses on contracts and procurement, scheduling and cost control techniques, project planning and computer science or IT courses.

For four years in a row, CTU made U.S. News & World Report’s list of best online graduate computer information technology programs.1

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
CTU's Master of Science in Information Technology - Project Management degree program is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC)*

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TOTAL CREDITS

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PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online
  • Aurora (Denver Area)

Program Details

  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: Core
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    CS651 Computer Systems Security Foundations 4
    CS663 Enterprise Systems Architecture 4
    IT621 Enterprise Data Management 4
    IT640 Networking and Telecommunications 4
    MGMT690 Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments 4
    PM600 Project Management Processes in Organizations 4
    Total Credit Hours: 24
    Courses: Specialization
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    PM610 Project Planning, Execution and Closure 4
    PM620 Schedule and Cost Control Techniques 4
    PM630 Contracting and Procurement in Project Management 4
    ELE Select 8 credit hours from 600-level Computer Science or IT courses 8
    IT697 Information Technology Capstone 4
    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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