Online Master's in Information Technology Management
Career Outlook

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Master's in IT Management Webinar  

Measurable Career Growth and Advancement

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities in the IT industry are estimated to increase by as much as 11% in upcoming years, faster than the national average.

Graduates of Georgetown's Online Master's in IT Management Program are equipped with the technical and entrepreneurial skills that enable them to pursue careers in technology and gain access to management positions and coveted spots in top tech companies and businesses.

Alumni of Georgetown University’s IT Management program take charge of their fields as efficient and effective industry leaders. Graduates hold the professional competencies and discipline to demonstrate leadership, management, and strategy. They also officially join Georgetown University’s global network of proud and professional alumni.

IT managers play important roles in fields as diverse as information security, big data analytics, computer systems design, and high finance. IT Management alumni are prepared to enter many industries and take on a variety of leadership roles, including:

  • Computer and Information Systems Managers – $151,150 per year1
    Make plans and direct technology workflow and tasks in different organizations.
  • Computer Systems Analysts – $93,730 per year2
    Find solutions for a company’s potential computer problems by studying the systems in place.
  • Information Security Analysts – $103,590 per year3
    Protect the computer and network systems for different organizations by creating advanced plans.
  • Project Management Specialists – $98,420 per year4
    Oversee all aspects of a business or IT project to ensure an organization's goals are met, and projects are completed on time.

Join the alumni network of one of the world’s most distinguished universities.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities in the IT industry are estimated to increase as much as 15% by 2031, faster than the national average.5

Graduates of Georgetown’s online Information Technology (IT) Management degree are equipped with the technical and entrepreneurial skills that enable them to pursue leadership careers in IT and gain access to business management positions. They also officially join Georgetown University’s global network of proud and professional alumni.

IT management professionals play important roles in fields as diverse as information security, big data analytics, computer systems design, and high finance.

Choose from Three Concentrations

The online IT Management program offers the opportunity to complete a graduate certificate in addition to your master's degree.

Project Management
Explore essential project management techniques while building the advanced expertise required for successful information technology leadership roles.

Business Intelligence
Examine the role of information technology in business and gain the credential to become a business leader in this growing and in-demand field.

Cybersecurity
Build the skills to protect sensitive data as an IT leader with exceptional business knowledge.

Career Services

Georgetown is dedicated to helping graduates develop careers by providing the job hunting resources necessary to advance in the field of information technology and beyond.

Georgetown University provides Master’s in IT Management students with a host of career services, including:

  • Resume preparation resources
  • Resume and cover letter reviews
  • Interview preparation resources and workshops
  • Information about career-oriented educational workshops and webinars

Additionally, Georgetown University stays connected to potential employers and job recruiters, providing IT Management students with updates on job postings through emails, newsletters, and social media channels.

Sources

  1. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/computer-and-information-systems-managers.htm
  2. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-systems-analysts.htm
  3. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/information-security-analysts.htm?utm_source=fit/programs/7602/utm_medium
  4. https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes131082.htm
  5. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/home.htm
Average salary of computer and information systems managers $ 159,010 16 % Projected job growth of computer and information systems managers, 2021–2031 Where do people in this field work? Computer systems design and related services 20 % Finance and insurance 1 2 % Information 1 1 % Management of companies and enterprises 1 0 % Manufacturing 9 %

Sources: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, CIO.com