Marymount undergraduates who wish to accelerate their progress toward completion of the Master of Science in Information Technology can apply for the pre-M.S. option.
Students accepted into this competitive program begin their studies toward the M.S. in Information Technology while completing their bachelor’s degree in IT or another discipline with a minor in Information Technology.
Students with a major or minor in Information Technology can supplement their undergraduate graduation requirements with up to 12 credits of specified graduate IT coursework during their senior year.
Upon graduation from the B.S. program, students will complete a minimum of 24 additional credits to earn the Master of Science in Information Technology.
Students accepted into the B.S./M.S. program must complete all of the requirements of the B.S. in Information Technology or a similar program with a minor in Information Technology.
In addition, students will complete the following as part of the B.S. program and in place of a chosen specialty:
IT 510 Systems Engineering
IT 515 Decision Making for IT
IT 520 Enterprise Infrastructure and Networks
IT 530 Computer Security
M.S. Requirements (to be taken after completion of the B.S.)
IT 540 Enterprise Data Management and Analysis
IT 550 Ethics, Law, and Policy
IT 610 Governance and Strategy
IT 680 IT Master’s Project, IT 690 IT Master’s Thesis, or IT 670 Computer Network Defense
12 credits in IT track requirements (See University’s Graduate Catalog
for track requirements)