Experiential associate to master’s
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
The experiential associate to master’s Bachelor of Science in information technology prepares learners to succeed in this fast-growing field. You’ll gain the knowledge and experience, through real-world projects, to take your career in an exciting direction, across a range of industries.
The program provides a flexible pathway for learners who haven’t completed higher education. You’ll get to explore a career in information technology and gain in-demand skills sought by employers in Miami’s hottest sectors, like tech, finance, and business. As you transition back to school at your own pace, we’ll also help you every step of the way by providing textbooks, technology assistance, and other services.
Focused on one of the fastest-growing job markets, the Bachelor of Science in information technology offers a program that fosters critical thinking as it demystifies technology. You’ll develop strengths in all aspects of IT, with an experiential focus on acquiring valuable knowledge and hands-on skills. Optional concentrations in applications development (including web programming, mobile programming, and databases) and cybersecurity (including network security, computer forensics, and software vulnerabilities) will give you a grounding in high-demand professional tools to help launch or boost your career. You’ll also reinforce core business competencies such as project management, business communications, group dynamics, and organizational skills. Your existing certifications—such as A+, network, or Project Management Professional certifications—may be applied toward course credits.
Learners can also take advantage of our plus-one accelerated pathways, with the option to start earning your master’s degree one year sooner than you would with a traditional master’s program. Choose among the Master of Science in computer science, Master of Science in informatics, Master of Professional Studies in analytics, Master of Professional Studies in geospatial services, Master of Science in project management, or Master of Science in information systems.
- The program’s hybrid format provides the flexibility you need, allowing you to study when and where it’s convenient for you.
- You can work on hands-on learning projects to ensure you get the real-world experience that puts you in demand with employers.
- You’ll learn from faculty experts with extensive industry experience to gain the practical skills needed to advance your career.
From technology assistance to textbooks, students entering in Miami’s experiential associate to master’s Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program this fall will receive additional support services to enhance their academic journey and ensure a seamless transition back into higher education.
Miami, Florida, is a major center of commerce, culture, entertainment, arts, and international trade across North America. Ranked the sixth-largest urban market in North America and among the country’s most multicultural cities, Miami is proudly home to more than 1,400 multinational companies and hosts more than 100 consulates, trade offices, and binational trade collaboratives. With a rapidly growing job market, the Miami-Dade County labor force is Florida’s largest and most comprehensive, totaling more than 1.1 million people.
Scholarships and grants
Antonio G. Gomes & Maria Cristina De Souza A2M Scholarship Fund
Students enrolling in the Miami campus for are eligible for substantial funding opportunities.
Miami Excellence Scholarship
The Miami Excellence Scholarship is awarded competitively to a limited number of well-qualified students. The scholarship provides a tuition waiver of up to 100%.
Want to learn more? Refer to Tuition and Fees or speak to an enrollment counsellor through the inquiry form below.
Experiential associate to master’s
Our experiential associate to master’s collaborates with local communities to create pathways for students to pursue credentials at multiple levels—from certificates to master’s programs—all while providing robust student support, mentoring and experiential learning opportunities. Each learner will have a success coach to ensure they have what they need to be successful—from scholarship supports, to jobs, to childcare, to tutoring.
Our program aligns learners with sectors that provide strong career trajectories and have high demand for skilled workers.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in information technology is expected to grow much faster than average, and job prospects should be excellent. While the field continues to be very robust, college graduates with expertise in computer network systems, cybersecurity, and database administration are expected to enjoy the best opportunities. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, part of the Department of Commerce, says overall employment of software developers, quality assurance analysts, and testers is projected to grow 25% between 2021 and 2031. About 163,000 openings for these professionals are projected each year, on average and over the decade.
Tuition and aid
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$541 Per Credit
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Average Aid for
Miami Excellence Students
The cost per credit is for non-lab courses and an estimate based on the tuition rates for Academic Year 2023–2024. Rate does not include any fees, other expenses or adjustments made for the Miami Excellence scholarship.
Students enrolling in the Miami campus for are eligible for substantial funding opportunities underwritten by the Antonio G. Gomes & Maria Cristina De Souza A2M Scholarship Fund. Additional support in the form of The Miami Excellence Scholarship is awarded competitively to a limited number of well-qualified students, providing a tuition waiver of up to 100%.
You can find the cost per credit of lab courses and in lieu institutional aid for Northeastern University in Miami by visiting our Tuition and Fees page.
Starting Fall 2023, active U.S. servicemembers and their spouses are eligible to receive an amended tuition rate of $250 per semester hour for our Bachelor Completion Programs through the College of Professional Studies. Northeastern is committed to making education within reach and affordable for our military-affiliated students. To learn more, visit our Fund Your Education page.
The experiential associate to master’s Bachelor of Science in information technology provides an experiential education to promote career advancement and pursue advanced degrees in Information Technology.
This program fosters the critical thinking and technical skills that help you succeed in one of the fastest-growing job markets, develop the communication and teamwork skills that IT professionals use to understand business needs, and work with a variety of users to create highly effective solutions.
You’ll develop strengths in all aspects of IT with an experiential focus, acquiring valuable knowledge and hands-on skills. Optional concentrations in applications development (including web programming, mobile programming, and databases) and cybersecurity (including network security, computer forensics, and software vulnerabilities) will give you a grounding in high-demand professional tools to help launch or boost your career.
You can qualify for credit from a prior learning assessment (PLA) based on your relevant work experience and on-the-job training. Examples include existing certifications such as A+, network, or Project Management Professional certifications, which may be applied toward course credits.
Northeastern’s signature experience-powered learning model has been at the heart of the university for more than a century. It combines world-class academics with professional practice, allowing you to acquire relevant, real-world skills you can immediately put into action in your current workplace. This makes a Northeastern education a dynamic, transformative experience, giving you countless opportunities to grow as a professional and person.
Applicants must submit the online application and all required materials no later than the stated deadline to be considered for admission. Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis.
|Deadline for domestic applicants (transferring credits):||December 11, 2023|
|Deadline for domestic applicants (not transferring credits):||January 2, 2024|
How to apply
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