CSU-Global Launches New Online Master's Degree in Information Technology Management and New Cyber Security Specialization
Greenwood Village, CO, Jun 20, 2013 (PRWeb.com via COMTEX) --
Colorado State University-Global Campus (CSUGlobal.edu) today announced the launch of its new online Master of Information Technology Management degree. The program is designed for IT professionals who are looking to advance their careers and gain the knowledge and skills to effectively lead in technology-rich environments. The university also announced a new graduate-level Specialization in Cyber Security to further enhance the IT educational opportunities for its students.
"Information Technology continues to be an area of rapid expansion and career growth," said Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President of Colorado State University-Global Campus. "However, more than just technical experience is required in order to be successful in this demanding field. Leaders must be able to think critically and strategically to align technology with organizational objectives and provide efficient and innovative solutions to today's complex business issues. The Master of Information Technology Management program is built on these very principles, and will provide learners will the tools to become effective managers and directors in organizations that rely on technological advancements for their success."
The online IT Management master's degree prepares students for a wide variety of technology leadership roles. The program focuses on applying global perspectives and essential executive abilities to the strategic planning and efficient implementing of IT operations. The knowledge and skills gained through this advanced degree provide IT professionals with a competitive edge in their career development.
The new Cyber Security Specialization is a strong complement to the new master's degree as learners will explore topics such as security management, risk and vulnerability, data encryption, and cybercrime prevention. Cyber Security is also offered as a non-degree Certificate of Completion for students who demonstrate proficiency in the prerequisite areas.
Enrollment is now open for these and other fully online bachelor's degree completion and online master's degree programs from Colorado State University-Global Campus. Accelerated eight-week terms start every four weeks, and a Tuition Guarantee locks in a student's low tuition rate through to graduation. Students interested in learning more should contact an Admissions Counselor at 1-800-920-6723 or can apply online at CSUGlobal.edu/apply.
About Colorado State University-Global Campus
Colorado State University-Global Campus (CSU-Global) was created by the Colorado State University System Board of Governors in 2007 as the first 100% online state university in the United States. CSU-Global is focused on facilitating adult success in a global marketplace through career-relevant education including bachelor's degree completion and master's degree programs. Embracing the land grant heritage as part of the Colorado State University System, CSU-Global sets the standard for quality and innovation in higher education through its expert faculty trained in working with adults in an online learning environment, and through its dedication to student retention, graduation, and workplace success. Visit CSUGlobal.edu or call 1-800-920-6723 for more information.
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