Information Technology, Master of Science (M.S.)

The Master of Science degree in Information Technology program of study prepares the student for a career as a computing professional, yet offers enough flexibility to allow a student to design a course of study suitable for preparation for doctoral work in information technology. 

Program Highlights

  • Continue your education and gain specialized knowledge and skills in any area of information technology.

  • The academic department offers a fast track combined BS/MS program option for current Minnesota State Mankato undergraduate students. This option allows well-qualified undergraduates to begin graduate studies before completing their BS degree.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university.
  • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required if the applicant’s GPA is less than 3.0.
  • Admission to the program requires an undergraduate degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field.
  • A one-page personal statement outlining your career interests and goals.
  • Resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling October 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

 Time to Completion: 2 years


Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Guarionex Salivia
guarionex.salivia@mnsu.edu
507-389-5311

Information technology Website