Master of Science in Information Technology (eligible for OPT STEM Program)

Master of Science in Information Technology (eligible for OPT STEM Program)

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MSIT is now available for International F1 students and it’s eligible for OPT STEM Program

Southern States University’s Master of Science in Information Technology is a two-year program eligible for the OPT STEM program that prepares students in the field of information technology. With its emphasis on providing a solid academic and theoretical foundation combined with modern IT skills, the program is structured to ensure its students acquire an in-depth understanding of the IT field, as well as the technical skills required to cope with the ever-increasing complexity of IT issues in the modern world.  In consideration of students’ tight schedules and responsibilities, SSU’s IT courses are offered on weekday evenings and Saturday mornings and afternoons.

Upon completion of the program, Master of Science in Information Technology Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a good understanding of the role of IT in organizations and the various technologies comprising the broader area of information technology, and their inter-working.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the information systems life–cycle.
  • Design a web information system using client–side and server–side scripting.
  • Explain the technologies and issues in an e–commerce system.
  • Describe the technologies and various models in cloud computing.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of big–data and data analytics techniques.
  • Describe security vulnerabilities, and measures and technologies to secure an information system.
  • Explain the technologies and procedures in carrying out computer forensics.
  • Describe the ethical issues in information systems and measures to address them.
  • Exhibit information systems project management skills.
  • Design a complete IT system with database, networking, and other technologies and tools comprising IT.
  • Have the skills necessary to obtain at least a mid-level job in an IT-related position within one year of graduation from the program.
  • International Students are eligible for the OPT STEM program.

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Master of Science in Information Technology Tuition & Fees

 

Irvine
2855 Michelle Dr, Suite 380
Irvine, CA 92606, USA

Email: info@ssu.edu
Local Phone: (949) 833-8868
Local Fax: (619) 704-0070
WhatsApp: +1(949)572-1253

San Diego
1094 Cudahy Pl, Suite 120
San Diego, CA 92110

Email: info@ssu.edu
Local Phone: (619) 298-1829
Local Fax: (619) 704-0175
WhatsApp: +1(619)922-2233

Las Vegas
2000 South Jones Boulevard, Suite 140
Las Vegas, NV 89146, USA

Email: info@ssu.edu
Local Phone: (702) 786-3788
Local Fax : (619) 704-1002
WhatsApp: +1(702)701-4712

Brazil - São Paulo Office
Alameda Santos, 1165 Sala 1104 - Jardim Paulista. Sao Paulo - SP 01419-002

Email: lgomide@ssu.edu
Local Phone: +55 15 3411-9448
WhatsApp: +55 11 9720-57268
Latin American Operations

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