Master Of Science In Information Technology
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Jan 13, 2020
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Become an IT Professional with a Master’s in Information Technology Degree!

Have you always wanted to create complex programming designs, solve IT problems for small businesses or corporations, or lead a team of IT professionals in creating business systems that make companies successful? Liberty University’s Master of Science in Information Technology, a 100% online program, is for you! In our online IT degree, you will become equipped to meet the business world’s need for IT leaders.

Not only will you increase your knowledge in the field of information technology, but you will also gain a deeper understanding of the infrastructure of specific systems, critical thinking and analysis, and modeling and design through the real-world application of networking and database management.

Why Choose Liberty’s Master’s in Information Technology Online Degree?

Liberty University’s information technology online degree is an excellent option if you are seeking to master the in-demand skills needed for a successful career in IT! Our advanced computer science classes integrate biblical principles into every class so you can prepare to succeed as a professional and in your walk with Christ. In as little as two years, Liberty’s master’s in information technology online degree can help you advance in your career or equip you with specialized training to become a valuable part of any company. 

Benefits of Earning a Master’s in Information Technology at Liberty

  • Increase in job opportunities in business organizations after completing your master’s in information technology online degree.
  • Liberty graduates are frequently sought after by prestigious companies for their integrity, personal discipline, and versatility.
  • Learn from experienced professors in the field of technology.
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Accreditation by SACSCOC means your degree will be recognized around the nation.

What Will You Learn in Our Master’s in Information Technology Degree?

Our purpose in creating a Master of Science in Information Technology program is to develop information technology (IT) professionals with a Christian worldview. Through our master’s in information technology online degree, you will understand the effective and efficient convergence of information technology and business processes and how to design relevant associated IT systems using innovative methods that are consistent with business objectives. Our online IT degree is geared towards the application and design of technology and its engineering applications and systems.

Liberty University strives for continual improvement to promote student success. Following the mission of Liberty University, the graduate faculty who teach our master’s in information technology seek to educate the whole person, developing the values, knowledge, and skills they need to design effective IT solutions based upon industry best practices. Our 36-hour Master of Science in Information Technology online degree program is intended for individuals who will meet the information technology goals of a business, whether as an information technology leader, professional, or instructor.

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Network Design and Security

Software Design and Management

Highlights of Our Online Master’s in Information Technology Degree

  • Tuition for our master’s in information technology online degree has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other schools have raised tuition for their programs, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
  • By earning your online master’s in information technology degree from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • You can complete this degree in under 2 years!

Potential IT Careers

After completion of our master’s in information technology online degree, you will have the opportunity to pursue a career in the following areas:

  • Network Security Manager
  • Security Analyst or Auditor
  • Application Designer
  • Database Administrator or Analyst
  • Software Programmer

Master’s in Information Technology Degree Information

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year and no set login times.

Admission Requirements for the Master of Science in Information Technology

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information.

All Applicants Must Submit the Following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form.**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.