MS in Computer and Information Technology (Online)

MS in Computer and Information Technology (Online)

Earn a Master’s of Science in Computer and Information Technology -- 100% Online 

Empower yourself to make big impacts in the field of computer and information technology (CIT) with a 100% online Master’s of Science in Computer and Information Technology from Purdue. In our highly-networked world, CIT experts are invaluable contributors to every industry -- from government to healthcare and academia. CIT skills are a major asset to professionals looking to expand their career opportunities or move forward in their current roles. 

This innovative, 100% online program allows you to build marketable skills while studying from anywhere. The program’s flexibility is convenient to working professionals and any student with a busy schedule. All courses are taught by expert Purdue faculty and online students receive the same degree as on-campus students. Same training, same degree, 100% online. 

Concentrations in IT Project Management and Business Analysis IT 

Customize your online Master’s in Computer and Information Technology by choosing from two concentrations: IT Project Management and Business Analysis IT. 

The concentration in IT Project Management prepares students to manage complex, dynamic projects in an information technology context. The endurance of remote work and virtual collaboration tools have made IT Project Management an essential skill in the modern workforce. This 100% online concentration features material included in the Body of Knowledge developed by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) — including requirements discovery and management, schedule development and management, portfolio management, and management of outsourced resources.

The concentration in Business Analysis IT prepares students to enable change in organizations by utilizing methods, tools, and techniques to define needs and identify solutions that deliver value to those organizations. Students learn the critical skills of soliciting and analyzing requirements, mining and analyzing data, investigating and defining business problems, managing a project and change initiatives, analyzing risks including cybersecurity, and working in agile and DevOps teams. This 100% online concentration features an IIBA® (International Institute of Business Analysis) & PMI® based curriculum.