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Master of Science in IT Leadership

Master of Science in IT Leadership

Looking for an Information Technology graduate degree to take your career to the next level? The type of online master’s in IT leadership that will lead to new opportunities?

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 online master’s degree in Information Technology 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 about our online master’s in IT.

We understand the cost of graduate school can be overwhelming, which is why ACU offers a variety of financial assistance to qualifying students, including our new ACU Online Achievement Award. Learn more about this new scholarship and other financial aid options here.

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
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What outcomes can you expect from your online master’s degree program for IT?

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

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 taken 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 for our online master’s degree programs, Information Technology, 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.