The Master of Science in Computer Information Technology transcends basic IT principles and prepares students to make a deeper impact on the IT workplace. Graduates move beyond mere doing and are equipped to teach, lead, and create.

The MSCIT program has a STEM designated CIP code, so F-1 visa students may qualify for the 17-month Optional Practical Training extension. For more information see http://isss.nku.edu/oissf1/f1employ.html

Career Paths

The Master of Science in Computer Information Technology goes beyond just technology and will cultivate a deep insight into contemporary I.T. so graduates can teach, lead and create. Careers in this field include advanced positions such as: Network Systems Administrator, Technical Support Specialist, Web Administrator and Hardware Installations Supervisor.

Program Contact Information

Dr. Traian Marius Truta
Director of MS in Computer Information Technology Program



Whatever your career focus, you can gain valuable on-the-job experience in an internship or co-op arranged through NKU Career Services.

NKU students are gaining professional experience with area businesses such as Duke Energy, Fidelity Investments, The Cincinnati Reds, Hewlett-Packard, Kroger, Procter & Gamble and The Cincinnati Bengals.