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MS Master of Science in Information Systems and Technology Management General Information Systems and Technology Management specialization


Capella University's online Master's in Information Technology program improves your ability to utilize IT to impact overall business goals. Because the curriculum was shaped by a panel of business leaders, IT consultants, and other experts, you will focus on issues that IT managers have identified as the greatest challenges facing the industry today.

This program also includes the flexibility to select courses that match your experience and professional needs, including a specialized path for career changers that enables those transitioning into the field to build foundational knowledge before encountering advanced IT concepts.

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To learn more about this degree program, request more information and we will match you with an enrollment counselor who specializes in your area of study.

FlexPath: New Self-Paced Learning Option

Earn your Master's in General Information Systems and Technology Management with Capella's FlexPath, a new way to complete your degree on your own schedule. With FlexPath, you'll take advantage of the knowledge you already have to move quickly through more familiar subjects, while moving more slowly as needed to gain new knowledge and skills. You will develop the same skills as Capella's traditional online programs—and earn the same degree—only in a more efficient, personalized way.

Capella's FlexPath Degree in Master's in General Information Systems and Technology Management has been approved by the Higher Learning Commission, but is pending approval by the U.S. Department of Education (ED). Individuals interested in FlexPath may apply for admission to Capella University, however learners will not be eligible to start this FlexPath program until ED approval has been received

Degree Outcomes

With your Master's in General Information Systems and Technology Management from Capella, you'll learn to use strategic information technology planning to demonstrate business acumen. You'll also develop proficiency in managing people and technology. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.

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People with Master's degrees in IT from Capella earn an average of $38,000more per year than people who only hold a Bachelor's degree.

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Career Outcomes

Common jobs with an online Master's in General Information Systems and Technology Management include application developer, director of IT, IT auditor, IT manager, senior IT specialist, senior network administrator, senior web developer or technical lead. Potential workplaces include: community college, consulting firm, corporation, government, land-based or online college or university, or military.

Earn Credit for What You Already Know

Your previous learning, work experience, and industry certifications may help you earn your degree in less time. To learn more, contact an enrollment counselor or visit our competency-based prior learning assessment.