George Mason University
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George Mason University

Applied Information Technology, MS

Department of Information Sciences and Technology
George Mason University
5400 Nguyen Engineering Building, MS 1G8
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone (703) 993-3565

Email: msait@gmu.edu

Program Overview

The MS in applied information technology is the very best graduate education in IT for high-potential leaders, especially those working on IT solutions that affect the federal government. Its objective is to graduate men and women of competence and character who can lead multidisciplinary teams in the design, justification, development, management, and sustainment of mega-systems from data to decision in the private and federal sectors. Faculty include professors from the Volgenau School, the School of Business, and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, plus industry leaders with unique reputations in the subject area as adjunct professors and guest lecturers. The faculty expose students to the pragmatic issues of IT, not just the theory.

 

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Opportunities

Graduates of master’s in applied information technology have the education and skills to become managers poised to address challenges and lead implementation of solutions for mission success.

Students learn from experienced faculty, who are drawn from the region’s high-tech industry and government organizations. These faculty bring real-world experience and practical realism to the classroom.

Professors from the Volgenau School of Engineering, the School of Business, and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, as well as industry leaders with unique reputations in the subject area, serve as adjunct professors and guest lecturers.

This information is being provided here for your planning purposes only. For official catalog information, please refer instead to the official George Mason University Catalog Website at http://catalog.gmu.edu.
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