Advance Your Career as an IT Leader
The online M.S. in Information Technology degree from the University of West Florida prepares professionals currently working in the technology field for management and leadership roles. Featuring a curriculum that combines core IT topics with experiential learning and elective options that specialize your education, this program provides strong foundational knowledge as well as real-world application for workplace success. You will learn from expert faculty as you deepen your understanding of existing and emerging technologies.
Prepare for in-demand careers and become a leader in your organization with this flexible online degree.
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Second Summer Start
Start Date: July 01, 2021
First Fall Start
Start Date: August 23, 2021
Second Fall Start
Start Date: October 18, 2021
Why Should You Pursue Our M.S. in Information Technology?
Flexible Online Format
This program is delivered fully online, allowing students to learn on their schedule when it’s convenient.
The University of West Florida’s online M.S. in Information Technology program includes an internship requirement for graduates to gain hands-on learning in the field.
Students in this program receive individualized attention from faculty with years of relevant experience.
Information Technology Careers
Information Technology Manager
Responsible for their organization’s technological needs, an information technology manager plans and implements technology strategies.
Job growth: 12 percent
Median annual salary: $139,220
A network administrator assesses and improves network performance as well as maintaining an organization’s network security.
Job growth: 6 percent
Median annual salary: $81,10
Database administrators ensure that an organization’s data and sensitive information is secure.
Job growth: 11 percent
Median annual salary: $87,020
Computer Systems Analyst
Also known as systems architects, computer systems analysts analyze an organization’s technological needs and implement solutions for more efficient operations.
Job growth: 9 percent
Median annual salary: $88,27
* Job growth (from 2016 through 2026) and median annual salary (as of 2017) figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.