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Master of Science in IT Leadership


Become a More Effective Leader of IT Operations

Our online Master of Science in Information Technology (MSITL) will build on your existing IT skills and empower you to lead IT professionals within your current organization or across industries. In this master’s-level IT management program, you can define your professional career path by specializing in growth areas such as analytics and security. ACU’s MSITL program helps those in technical fields strengthen their leadership abilities while also prompting those in business to increase their technical expertise.  

Ready to be a part of this life-changing profession? Contact ACU today to learn more.

Program Overview

Credit hours 36
Degree Master of Science
Program length 24 months



You will take courses such as:

  • IT Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Enterprise Architecture and Systems
  • Emerging and Disruptive Technologies


  • Analytics
  • Cybersecurity

What outcomes can you expect?

  • Director of IT
  • IT Consultant
  • IT Specialist
  • Senior Network Administrator
  • Senior Web Developer
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Admission Requirements

  • A current CV
  • Course prerequisites including programming, databases and networking. A boot camp course is available to train and assess students in the equivalent learning experiences if students have not take the prerequisite courses
  • Purpose statement addressing career goals and fit with the program

See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements please contact a Graduate Advisor.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.