Master - Technology & Innovation Management: IT Project Management

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Are you looking for an education program that can help you develop leadership skills while also increasing your knowledge of planning and overseeing IT projects? If so, then you may want to consider Northcentral University's Master of Science in Technology and Innovation Management program with a specialization in IT Project Management. Read on for more information about this program

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

The Master of Science in Technology and Innovation Management program offered by Northcentral University is designed to help you learn how to determine the potential for technology-based improvements within an organization as well as show you how to communicate and implement those new ideas and technologies for positive change. If you enroll in the IT Project Management specialization, you'll also have the opportunity to study the methods and tools specifically related to managing IT projects and developing new technologies. Additional specialization courses cover topics related to becoming an effective project manager, managing multiple projects at once, risk management planning, and tools and technologies used for project management.

What Are the Prerequisites?

Before applying to this program, you should have an interest in leading IT projects and may have a background in business or information technology. Strong organizational and problem-solving skills could also be helpful. All applicants to Northcentral University's graduate programs should have already earned a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution; some programs have additional requirements.

What Are the Course Requirements?

To graduate from this program, you must complete 30 credit hours. Twelve credits will be from required foundational courses, 15 credits will be from specialization courses, and three credits will be from a capstone project.

Course CodeCourse Name
Required Foundational Courses
TIM 5001Changing Times: Managing Technology & Innovation in the 21st Century
TIM 5010Computer Networks & Mobile Computing
TIM 5020Databases & Business Intelligence
TIM 5030Managing Risk, Security, & Privacy in Information Systems
Specialization Courses
TIM 6601IT Project Management
TIM 6610Leadership in Project Management
TIM 6620 Project Management Systems & Technology
TIM 6630Managing Risk in Project Management
TIM 6640 Program & Portfolio Management
Capstone Course
TIM 6010 Strategic Management of Technology & Innovation

What Could I Do After Graduation?

Career Opportunities

Once you have graduated from Northcentral's MS-TIM program with a specialization in IT Project Management, you might be prepared for new responsibilities in your current position or to apply for project management positions within a variety of organizations. Some of the positions you could consider include:

  • Information systems manager
  • Technology director
  • IT manager
  • Project manager
  • Senior business analyst