M.S. in Information Technology

Cybersecurity, data analytics and IT management are key skills in today’s technology-driven marketplace. Our MSIT program provides students with a solid and forward-thinking technical foundation used to effectively plan, design, secure and manage IT systems.

Earn a general MSIT degree or specialize in one of three tracks:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Information Technology Management

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Wednesday, November 13 from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at Ragamuffin Coffee Roasters in Oxnard, CA
Coffee is on us! Stop by and chat to learn more about the master's programs in our School of Management. Meet our faculty and talk with an admission counselor to map out your next steps.

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Quick Facts

Program Units
36 (12 courses)

Average Duration
12-24 months

Format

  • On-campus courses
  • Full-time or part-time course load

Course Availability

  • Four 11-week terms year-round
  • Evening courses

Locations

  • Thousand Oaks
2019-20 Cost

$855 per credit

$30,780 base cost

Scholarships

Veteran's Benefitsyb

 

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Choose Your Track

In addition to the eight core courses, you will complete four elective courses to obtain a general MSIT degree or specialize in:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Information Technology Management

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Access to Big Data

Providing timely and relevant information requires working with real-world data. Lots of data. Big data.

Cal Lutheran students have access to invaluable research resources, including a fully functional data processing cluster and actual, real world data sets.

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Careers in High Demand

A Master’s in IT is considered by Forbes Magazine to be “The Best Master’s Degree,” with a projected employment growth of 30% through 2020.

The Occupational Outlook Handbook places various IT careers in seven of the top 10 positions in Los Angeles County.

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