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Master of Science Information Technology

Concordia University of Edmonton

Concordia University of Edmonton
The Master of Science in Information Technology (MScIT) program is designed to provide students with theoretical and practical training as well as professional preparedness for IT careers and/or further study (e.g. Doctoral level). The curriculum includes training in key technical (software, networking), business (technology management) and professional skills(communication, teamwork, ethical conduct).

Student and Enrolment Services
7128 Ada Boulevard
Edmonton, Alberta, T5B4E4, Canada

  • Program Type Master's
  • Credential Type Degree
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

In addition to the Admission and General Admission requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies (refer to section 13.1.1), there are some program-specific admission requirement for the Master of Science in Information Technology program, which include:

Students should have a background in one of the following areas: Mathematics, Sciences, or Engineering.

Students without an IT background should take courses regarding the fundamentals of programming and networking. Students without sufficient background in information technology-related areas will be required to take undergraduate courses before enrolling in graduate courses assuming certain prerequisites. This includes courses on programming, networking, data management, and infrastructure. CUE offers a number of undergraduate courses in Information Technology and Computing Science that will serve to prepare new applicants without sufficient background for the MSc IT program. Admission requirements may be waived if experience can be demonstrated.

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2021/08/01 to 2022/07/31*.

  • Tuition $18,090.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,288.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $720.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated June 23, 2021. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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