Dual Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership

Earn two graduate degrees in one concise program. Combine the strength of the internationally-ranked Walsh Master of Business Administration (MBA) with the depth of a Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership (MSITL). The program is designed to provide the skills, expertise, and confidence to strategically manage IT change and innovation and lead at the enterprise level.

Courses are offered online or in our innovative hybrid format, combining online instruction with time in a dynamic classroom setting. Selected courses will require on ground attendance while others will be available entirely online.

The MBA/MSITL offers concentrations in:

  • Executive Leadership
  • Global Project and Program Management

Why Walsh?

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Flexibility

Schedule classes around your life. With no GMAT required, four term start dates and year-round registration, you can start anytime, plan your academic year in advance, and finish your degree at your own pace.
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Faculty With Real-World Experience

95% of Walsh faculty have real-world experience in their area of expertise. You will learn from academic business minds who have been there and done that.
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Internationally Ranked Program

The Walsh MBA has received international and national recognition for excellence.
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Lifetime Career Services

You’ll find Walsh alumni in nearly every Fortune 500 company in Michigan. We have the tools and resources to help you find a new job, navigate a career change, or advance in your current role with personal attention and experienced staff.

State-of-the-Art Cyber Lab

Walsh’s cyber lab is a custom-designed, dynamic research and training environment to develop highly skilled cybersecurity professionals.

Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE/CD)

Walsh was one of the first schools in Michigan to be recognized as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense. Out IT degrees align with Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security NICE Framework Standards.

Admission Requirements

If you are an IT professional and have any of the following certifications, you will be eligible for advanced standing course credit in corresponding MBA/MSITL courses:

  • Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

Speak with an academic advisor to make sure your certifications are accounted for.

In order to be admitted to the MBA/MSITL program, an applicant must have the following

  • Possess an undergraduate degree or higher from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and U.S. Department of Education (USDE), www.chea.org. Credits completed outside of the United States must be evaluated by an agency that is a member of NACES (www.naces.org).
  • A cumulative grade point average of a 2.750 or better on a 4.000 scale.
  • Individuals with a cumulative grade point average lower than 2.750, but not below 2.000, will be considered for provisional admission.
  • A recommended minimum of two years professional work experience, or an undergraduate degree in a computer-related field.
  • No GMAT or GRE required.
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APPLY TODAY

Apply online or speak with an admissions advisor today. Call 248-823-1600 or email admissions@walshcollege.edu.

Appointments are available Monday through Friday.

Join the Walsh Family

Walsh knows community is a key to success. The Walsh Information Technology Student Association (ITSA) gives you IT-related opportunities beyond the classroom. ITSA is open to all undergraduate and graduate students of any degree program.