Nova Southeastern University

Master of Science in Information Technology


3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Information Technology

Format: Online

Program Description:

Information Technologyspans organizational information systems, application technologies, software methods and technologies, and systems infrastructure. It focuses on meeting the needs of users within an organizational and societal context through the selection, creation, application, integration and administration of computing technologies and resources. The Master of Science in Information Technology is a 36 credit-hour program with three concentration options:

  1. Application Development
  2. Database
  3. System Administration

A graduate with a master’s degree in Information Technology  (IT) will have the ability to: (1) communicate information technology concepts, designs, and solutions effectively and professionally; (2) apply knowledge of information technology to produce effective designs and solutions for specific problems; (3) use software development tools, software systems, and modern computing platforms; and (4) use current technologies and tools and apply best practices to develop real-world solutions (e.g., applications, deployments, etc.).


Nova Southeastern University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.   

Eligibility Requirements:

Requires an earned bachelor’s degree in a related field with a GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally accredited institution.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.

Locale: Large Suburb

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