Master of Science in Information Technology

There’s a huge difference between working in IT and being a difference maker in IT. But, what does it take to go from running someone else’s IT playbook to writing it yourself?

Take charge of your career and position yourself for success for years to come in the dynamic field of IT with the Walsh College Master of Science in Technology (MSIT) program. Whether you are already in IT and looking to level up or looking to change your career path to one that’s IT-focused, the Walsh MSIT will provide you with the tools and guidance to become an IT expert. With concentrations in Cybersecurity and Data Science, you will be prepared to succeed in two of the fastest growing IT specializations available.

Why Walsh?

As the IT industry grows, so does the field of those you are competing against for the jobs you want. With an MSIT degree from Walsh, you will gain the knowledge and experience to differentiate yourself from your peers and do things that others only talk about — but can’t execute. At Walsh, you will be immersed in IT and gain the hands-on, practical experience that will prepare you to be an immediate asset in the workplace.

Learn From Industry Experts

There is no substitute for experience. Our courses are taught by working professionals teaching in their area of expertise, so you are always learning the latest industry knowledge.

Flexible Learning Options

As a college designed entirely around the needs of busy people, we allow you to schedule classes around your life. Walsh knows that those in the IT field have unpredictable schedules; here you can take classes entirely online, at one of our convenient locations, or a combination of both and make your education work for you.

Career Services & Networking Events

Your success extends beyond the classroom, and we are committed to supporting your career aspirations. Walsh provides comprehensive career services, including resume workshops, networking events, and job placement assistance to help you launch your professional journey.

More than Just Theory

Combining real life experience with hands-on learning using the latest tools, techniques, and strategies, the MSIT program prepares you to lead successful teams to incredible industry growth.

Easy Transfer Process

Seamless transfer of all of your credits including courses completed through dual enrollment, early college, advanced placement, industry-specific, and more. Walsh Now admission allows you to concurrently enroll with as few as 36 credits completed!

A Network of Support

Our knowledgeable, professional staff will be there to help from your first contact to the day you graduate. With free tutoring, professional mentoring, and networking opportunities throughout the year, you’ll have the resources you need for academic and professional success.

A Career Always in Demand

The Information Technology industry is in high demand and the pace of growth is only increasing. Career opportunities in technology have no limits and success favors the prepared. Regardless of whether you choose a specialization in cybersecurity or data science, you can be assured that jobs will be available in the years to come.  So, prepare yourself today by leveling up your knowledge and leading the technology industry into the future.

Overview, Courses, and Graduation 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 MSIT courses:

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

Speak with an enrollment specialist to make sure your certifications are accounted for.

Equipped for the Cutting Edge

The world of data and data analysis is evolving rapidly. A Walsh education provides the hard skills and develops the critical thinking abilities you need to stay ahead.

Learn how Vicki Kamenova, Partner/Principal at EY Cybersecurity Practice, used her education to advance her career.

Your Steps to A Better Future

1. Apply to Walsh

Applying is easy through our online portal. Have a few questions first? Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to help!

2. Level Up Your Expertise

Start your degree and enjoy world-class training that will sharpen your IT leadership skills.

3. Make IT Happen

With the degree you earned from Walsh, you will be poised to help organizations thrive with their IT-related initiatives for years to come.

FastTrack Your Education

FastTrack is an accelerated degree program that lets you earn credits for both a master’s and doctoral degree at the same time. Meet with a Walsh Enrollment Specialist to learn more.



So many possibilities are unleashed when you enroll in the right Walsh program.

We want to help you find the degree that’s right for you.



Take the first step toward the rest of your life. Apply online or speak with an Enrollment Specialist today.

Call 248-823-1600 or email