Online M.S. in Information Technology

Convenient Online Format
Real-World Application
Personal Attention

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 online degree.

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Start Dates

First Spring Start

Start Date: January 08, 2024

Second Spring Start

Start Date: March 04, 2024

First Summer Start

Start Date: May 13, 2024

Why Should You Pursue Our M.S. in Information Technology?

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Convenient Online Format

This program is delivered fully online, allowing students to learn on their schedule when it’s convenient.

Real-World Application

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.

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Personal Attention

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

  • Network Administrator

    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 Administrator

    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.

Benefits of Online Learning

With our program’s convenient online format, you can easily fit your studies into your busy schedule while building a strong foundation in the skills you need to succeed in your career.

  • Learn from experienced faculty in a personalized environment
  • Grasp concepts through innovative, high-tech learning strategies
  • Have access to numerous resources

We Are Here For You

From enrollment through graduation, you’ll have support throughout your entire educational experience at the University of West Florida.

  • Enrollment Counselors

    Enrollment counselors will guide you through the admission process, helping you find the right program and answering all of your questions.

  • Transcript Team

    Our transcript team will review your transcripts if you’ve already earned credits at another higher education institution.

  • Advising Assistants

    Advising assistants will provide you with encouragement and assistance as you complete your studies.

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