Purdue University Graduate Programs in Computer and Information Technology
Graduate study in Computer and Information Technology (CIT) is an exciting way to expand your technical knowledge, gain new skills in research, and advance your career. The program provides you with a solid base in data-driven decision-making coupled with a strong core in advanced IT. The CIT graduate program is taught by outstanding faculty who are actively involved in cutting-edge research. Many research projects are interdisciplinary, involving collaboration with schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Information, and Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. The department's research laboratories are well equipped and available to its students for their advanced projects and research. These laboratories are supported by a wide range of research grants from government agencies, industry, and private foundations.
MS in Technology - Computer Information and Graphics Technology
The Computer Information and Graphics Technology department is proud to offer the following plans of study for the Purdue University MS in Technology:C
- Concentration in Information Assurance and Security (InfoSec)
- Focus Area in Applied Data Management and Analytics
A total of 33 semester credit hours is required for the degree. Completing a master's degree is a good way to enhance one's competiveness in the job market, where additional expertise leads to increased levels of responsibility.
GRE scores are required for all applicants planning to begin graduate study in the Fall of 2015 or later. Application should be made through the Graduate Admissions for MS Tech in CIT Degree Programs.
For admissions and eligibility information for the MS in Technology, please visit the Masters Degree and Certificate Application Information page.
Students in one of the above plans of study can consult the CIGT MS in Technology handbook.
CIT Career Opportunities
A Purdue University graduate degree in Computer and Information Technology qualifies you for jobs in many fields – including telecommunications, health, information assurance, computer network design, and much more. IUPUI Computer and Information Technology graduates have been sought out and employed, often before they graduate, by some of the best companies in the world.
Where Our Graduates Work
Our students work at many of the top companies in the industry and the world, among them:
- Dow Chemical Company
- Eli Lilly