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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT CALIFORNIA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL


CALIFORNIA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

The Master of Science in Information Technology Management (MSITM) is a STEM approved program for students with a bachelor’s degree in business, technology or significant professional experience.

The MSITM program is designed to prepare professionals in a fast-paced and growing field.


ROBERT K. JABS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT The 30-unit program can be completed in one year and will provide students with the competencies and skillset to create and maintain a competitive edge in today’s rapidly changing, highly aggressive Information Technology (IT) environment. Specific areas of study include law and ethics, organizational leadership, conflict resolution, project management, cyber security, emerging technology and disaster preparedness. The faculty at CBU bring a diverse breadth of knowledge and experience to the classroom that emphasizes connecting theory to practice. It is extremely important in an ever-evolving industry that graduates can immediately apply new concepts to their workplace challenges.

Why our program? • • •

Regional prominence - CBU is the only Christian university offering this degree in the west coast. High value proposition - Our tuition is lower than the nearest competitors. Faith focused curriculum - We deliberately groom ethical graduates. We strive to serve local and national organizations by producing principled talent for hire. Tech focused community - CBU is located in Riverside, a city that has been nationally recognized for its smart use of technology. We provide opportunity to access global issues at a local level.


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Quick Look Base Tuition $17,700 + fees

Program Length 30 units: 1 year / 3 semesters, full-time

Program Starts Fall (September), Spring (January), Summer (May)

Priority Application Deadlines May 15 (Fall), November 1 (Spring), March 1 (Summer)

Application Deadlines August 1 (Fall), December 1 (Spring), April 1 (Summer)

Program Format Classes meet Tuesday and/or Thursday evening

Accreditation Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Applicant Criteria • • • •

Bachelor’s degree GPA Essay References

• Résumé • Interview • Prerequisites

Graduates Will Develop advanced IT strategies, business management techniques, and leadership skills.

Develop technical competencies and skills that companies are demanding of mid and upper-level leaders.

Be better equipped to earn higher salaries and advance in their career.


ROBERT K. JABS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

About the Dr. Robert K. Jabs School of Business The mission of the Jabs School of Business is to prepare a new generation of business leaders with the knowledge, skills and ethics to successfully live out their purpose in the modern marketplace. Faculty members in the School of Business are accomplished educators and experienced business leaders who bring a range of valuable insight and practical knowledge into the classroom. Each program is built on Christian principles, merging biblical perspective with global impetus. The Jabs School of Business building is equipped with advanced technologies and functional services to enhance the learning experience. Smart classrooms, a student career center, and a capital markets trading room with live ticker feed all reflect our commitment to practical ethical excellence.


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Here’s what you can expect from your CBU experience Faculty dedicated to His glory and your success Graduate courses are taught by accomplished Christian faculty who are dedicated to helping you succeed in the classroom and beyond.

Small classes that welcome big ideas You will have plenty of opportunities to get to know your professors in classes that encourage interaction, networking and collaboration with classmates who share your focus.

Outstanding service from start to finish CBU admissions, financial aid, academic and career counselors will help you stay on course all the way to graduation and help you leverage the value of your degree afterwards.

Graduate on time CBU’s programs and class schedules are designed to ensure you get into the classes you need to graduate on time.

Campus amenities Students benefit from a variety of on-campus amenities including multiple dining options, the Office of Student Center, Career Center, Counseling Center and our three-story Recreation Center.

Beautiful campus, convenient location CBU’s beautiful 160-acre campus features contemporary architecture and is nestled in the heart of Riverside’s historic Magnolia Avenue district. CBU is just minutes away from downtown landmarks, restaurants, theaters and cafés.


ROBERT K. JABS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS


For more information visit:

calbaptist.edu/itm Graduate School at California Baptist University 8432 Magnolia Avenue Riverside, CA 92504 USA Phone: 951.343.4249 graduateadmissions@calbaptist.edu 0118

MS in Information Technology Management  
MS in Information Technology Management