Information Technology Degree Programs: Robert Morris University


RMU's Information Systems Degree Programs are Preparing Technology Professionals for Success

Few fields are as exciting or have as much potential for growth than information systems technology and security. Today there is an urgent need for qualified professionals with the technical expertise to develop and manage information systems, deal with issues of security, and effectively identify and solve hi-tech problems.

RMU’s School of Communications and Information Systems gives students the tools, knowledge, and hands-on experience they need to meet the challenges of this ever-changing and highly competitive field. Faculty members bring real-world knowledge into the classroom, and collaborations with major players like IBM, Highmark, PNC, and BNY Mellon give students the opportunity to make valuable connections with industry professionals.

The Doctor of Science in Information Systems and Communications (D.Sc.) is a low residency 3-year interdisciplinary degree for technology and communication professionals. It is designed to address the expanding needs of professionals, who manage information resources. The unique qualities about the D.Sc. are faculty involvement and accessibility, high success rates, and a balanced approach to allow students to continue to work while in the program.

The M.S. in Internet Information Systems prepares information technology professionals for the challenges of developing and maintaining effective information systems in organizations facing the dynamic challenges of functioning in the Internet environment.

The M.S. in Data Analytics extends the concepts in systems analysis and information systems management to the tools, concepts, and processes used to collect, analyze, store and support organizational decisions from external information sources.

The M.S. in Cyber Security and Information Assurance prepares information technology professionals to recognize and combat information systems threats and vulnerabilities, providing the background needed to design and develop systems that are reliable and secure.

The M.S. in Information Technology Project Management teaches students how to apply knowledge, utilize project management software, and provide leadership in a fast-paced, demanding IT environment.

The M.S. in Information Systems Management prepares graduates to successfully design, develop, implement, and manage information systems. Built on a strong information technology foundation, the program allows students to develop the knowledge and skills needed to work with and manage emerging technologies in business and professional settings. In addition, the program allows students to specialize in networking, e-commerce, multimedia, training and education, programming, or project management.

The future is now. Master the technical skills you need to succeed—at RMU.

Why Choose RMU For Your Information Technology Degree?

U.S. News and World Report again ranks RMU as “2017 Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs.” Paraben Corporation names RMU "Cyber School of the Future 2017", and RMU is the first in Pennsylvania to join the Amazon Web Services Academy.