Gain a competitive advantage in the IT marketplace and develop specialized skills in high-tech management with a master's degree in information technology.

In University of Maryland University College's comprehensive, online graduate information technology program, you'll combine technical know-how with business savvy to gain a powerful IT skill set and maximum career flexibility. Whether you are new to the field, changing careers, or looking to move up, look no further for a graduate information technology program that can boost your professional value.

We designed our master's degree program in information technology with input from today's top employers to help you prepare for career advancement. Choose from specializations to tailor your education, prepare for certification, and develop highly marketable skills.

These program requirements are for students who enroll in the 2017–2018 academic year. For prior year academic requirements, visit the catalog archive in the Current Students section.

Program Admission Requirements

For some specializations, you must have a background in mathematics, computer studies, or specialized work experience.

Student Clubs and Organizations

Computing Club

Type: Academic club
Available To: Undergraduate and Graduate

The Computing Club allows its student members to share experiences and offer each other guidance on academic major and career options. Club events provide opportunities for professional socialization and networking, and members are privy to club resources that will help them further their education and careers.

Special Designations

PSM LogoThis program has received a special designation as a Professional Science Master's Degree by the Council of Graduate Schools.