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MBA in IT
Technology Management Online Program

14 Mo.

Program length


Online

Format

33-36

Credits


$536

Cost Per Credit

Earn an MBA in IT Management and become possible

AccreditationIACBE accredited,1 Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
Transfer creditUp to 9-12 approved semester credit hours
FormatEarn your MBA online or at select campus locations - full time or part-time
GMAT/GRENo GMAT/GRE required for admissions!
Waived enrollment fee Classes start January 9th
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Program

Earn an MBA in IT management in as few as 14 months

Take a big step towards reaching your highest career goals. The Herzing University MBA in Technology Management program is designed to help career-focused business professionals earn a Master of Business Administration and walk a truly unique career path.

If you have a background in information technology and are interested in seeking an advanced position or future leadership role, our MBA in technology management degree program can help you get there.

This is a fundamental leadership degree that can help you advance your career in IT or help you leverage your career toward the business of technology.

  • Learn online in Herzing’s Everywhere Classroom: at your own pace, on your schedule
  • Solutions-based curriculum with real-world scenarios to help you make strategic decisions, especially those involving technology
  • Business concept “leveling” courses to prepare you for more complex concepts that come later in coursework
  • Pathways to continue your education in a post-master’s certificate program with multiple options for specialization

With Herzing University your successful career in business and technology IS possible. We exist to help you go back to school and get the education you need to reach the top of your field.

Classes Start January 9th

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Curriculum

IT Management MBA program classes & curriculum details

Herzing University's MBA in Technology Management degree program will prepare you with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises, with a concentration of courses in technology management.

Application of theory to practice is emphasized throughout the program. Course topics include technology and innovation, marketing, finance, business integration, planning, operations management, IT security, and human resources, among many others. Upon completing this program, you will be prepared to evaluate alternative solutions to complex technology management challenges.

Earn your MBA online, with at least partial class availability offered at our Atlanta campus.

ProgramMonthsiCredits
Master of Business Administration in Technology Management1433-36
i. The program can be completed in as few as 14 months.
Program availability varies by location

Required Foundation Course(s) 3-6 Semester Credit Hours

* Only required for students who do not have an undergraduate degree in Business, a closely related discipline or its international equivalent.

Required Core MBA Courses - 21 Semester Credit Hours

or  Semester Credit Hours: 3.00

Additional Required Technology Management Concentration Courses

A minimum of 9.00 semester credit hours is required.

or

Course prerequisites may be waived if the student has prior equivalent coursework or the approval of the Graduate Dean.

Dual Concentration Option

To help you build a solid foundation of leadership, problem-solving and project management skills, Herzing’s MBA program allows you to tailor your degree to match your career goals. Choose to exclusively earn your MBA in Technology Management or pair this concentration with another concentration area to further distinguish yourself. The dual concentration option requires 42-45 credits for graduation.

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Tuition & Cost

Tuition & Cost

When you accept the 10% tuition discount from our Financial Commitment Scholarship, the cost of tuition for the MBA in Technology Management program is $536 per credit.1

You can potentially earn even greater savings by transferring credit from prior college coursework, applying for financial aid, or potential partnership opportunities through your employer.

Our goal is your career advancement. That’s why we are always working to improve our curriculum and processes to make our program as affordable as possible while preparing you best for success in your work.

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 Scholarships & Financial Aid

You may be eligible for multiple scholarships and grants, both through Herzing University and several national scholarship websites.

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 Military/Veteran Discounts

Veterans, Active Duty U.S. Servicemembers, and spouses may qualify for a 10% tuition discount or tuition reduction to $250 per credit.

VA/Military benefits 

i. Financial Commitment Scholarship eligibility requirements: Recommended that students limit student loan borrowing to only what is needed to cover the cost of tuition and fees. Students may borrow up to $2,000 in student loans in excess of tuition and fees to cover their cost of attendance and retain eligibility for this scholarship. Excess loan eligibility dependent on individual student situation.

Requirements

IT Management MBA program enrollment requirements

Enrollment prerequisites to enroll in Herzing’s MBA program include:

  1. Completed bachelor’s or graduate degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or have completed a three or four year bachelor’s degree at a foreign college or university recognized as equivalent to a U.S. bachelor’s degree by an approved foreign credential evaluator.
  2. Meet and interview with a Herzing admissions advisor
  3. Complete an application form

No minimum GMAT/GRE score is required for admission!

Eligible states for enrollment: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Classes Start January 9th

Waived Enrollment Fee
Careers

What can I do with an MBA in IT Management?

A master’s in business administration degree (MBA) can help prepare you for professional management roles within a variety of business disciplines. An MBA in IT management can help prepare you for leadership roles in the business world, as well as the technology field.

Potential careers in IT management for MBA holders include:

Job outlook

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of computer and information systems managers is expected to rise 11% from 2020-2030, faster than the average across all U.S. occupations.*

Now is a good time to begin earning the education you need to compete for jobs in a growing field.

How can I continue advancing my career? After earning an MBA you may continue your education and augment your skills by enrolling in a post-master’s certificate program. Herzing offers several postgraduate certificate programs in business, with available concentrations in project management, human resources, healthcare management and accounting & finance.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes!

There are many benefits to earning an MBA. An MBA in technology management can help prepare you for a variety of jobs in many industries including software development, banking, healthcare, government, schools and more. The technology field continues to expand, offering new career opportunities. In addition, the business foundation of an MBA can help you feel confident leading individuals and teams.

If you enjoy both the business world and IT and want to develop your leadership skills, an MBA in technology management could be a great fit.

Both MBA and MS IT Management degrees focus on technology and innovation. However, the MBA coursework is designed to develop skills required for business and management careers, as well as technology.

A Master of Science in IT Management has a greater focus on the science of technology and growing IT-related skills. The curriculum for both degrees may overlap somewhat depending on the program, but both also offer unique benefits.

An MBA with a concentration in IT management helps you develop the business and management skills to thrive in many types of unique environments.

Compare MBA vs. master's degree programs and gain a better understanding of what educational path is right for you.

Technology management professionals, such as IT managers, help organizations assess and implement short and long-term tech needs. This can include software, hardware, and telecommunications. They provide executive guidance on how to best use technology to help business operations run efficiently.

While technology managers possess the expertise to carry out specific IT-related tasks, they generally delegate these tasks and focus on supervision and larger initiatives.

Projects IT managers may oversee include:

  • Data security
  • Hardware and software upgrades
  • Vendor selection and negotiation

To determine which MBA focus is right for you, consider:

  • Your greatest strengths
  • If you are a "big picture" person or love details
  • Your leadership style
  • Your career goals
  • What career paths most interest you.

Take our quiz and find out what kind of MBA specialization is perfect for you!

We strive to make going back to school to advance your career as affordable as possible. Herzing offers several options for financial aid, including scholarships, grants, and loans.

You can use the Herzing University Tuition Wizard to find an estimate for tuition and expenses.

To earn your MBA in IT management degree, you’ll take a combination of business and IT-focused classes. Specific course topics include:

  • Business Integration and Strategic Planning
  • Information Security and Privacy
  • Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing and New Product Development
  • Technology and Innovation
  • …and many others

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary for computer and information management systems managers was $78.33 per hour, or $162,930 per year.*

Earning a graduate degree can help improve your job prospects or help you to qualify for a higher salary. Discover how much an IT manager makes by state.

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This program prepares an existing or emerging organizational or team leader with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises. These career opportunities may be in areas such as accounting, finance, business administration, sales, marketing, human resources, information systems, project management, production and operations. Application of theory to practice is emphasized through a problem-based/solutions-based curriculum, grounded in a framework of ethical leadership and global competition.

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Accreditation

Accreditation & Disclosures

1. The Business Division at Herzing University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11960 Quivira Road in Overland Park, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs please refer to our IACBE member status page.

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Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2020. BLS estimates do not represent entry-level wages and/or salaries. Multiple factors, including prior experience, age, geography market in which you want to work and degree field, will affect career outcomes and earnings. Herzing neither represents that its graduates will earn the average salaries calculated by BLS for a particular job nor guarantees that graduation from its program will result in a job, promotion, salary increase or other career growth.

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The program has an automatic transfer of credits, and allows you to transfer up to additional credits.

  Transfer Credits

The program allows you to transfer up to credits.

  Transfer Credits

The program allows you to transfer up to credit hours.

  Transfer Credit Hours
MBA - Accounting Online Campus
Tuition
Cost per Credit$595.00
Base Tuition$21,420.00
Savings from Transfer Credits (9 x $595.00 )(-$5,355.00)
Estimated Tuition Cost*$16,065.00
Fees
One-time Program Fee$0.00
Per-semester Program Fee$0.00
Per-semester Learner Resource Fee$490.00
Estimated Total Fee*$1,960.00
Total Semesters 1
RequiredNeeded
44
Total Credits
RequiredNeeded
3627
Estimated Cost 2
Base CostYour Cost
$23,380.00$18,025.00
Estimated Savings*
$5,355.00

Available Scholarships

Who Can Apply

Recipients and the amounts of the scholarships vary.

Requirements

Scholarship recipients, amounts, and terms and conditions are determined by Herzing University and its donors and are subject to change. An endowment is an amount of money (fund) that is given to the University with a stipulation that the funds are invested to earn annual interest rather than spent immediately. Students and alumni can learn more through the following channels: email give@herzing.edu, call (262) 735-6189, or visit https://www.herzing.edu/make-donation-herzing-university.

Who Can Apply

Any student in a degree-seeking program that makes on-time, out of pocket payments toward tuition and fee expenses.

Requirements

The amount of the payments made that exceed the amount of excess loan funding received will be used to calculate total award. Eligible students must make on-time payments, according to a predetermined payment plan. Restrictions may vary.

  • Matching percentage is based on student’s EFC at the time of application.
  • Student’s with a Pell eligible EFC will receive a 100% match
  • Students will non-Pell eligible EFC will receive 50% match
  • Students who do no complete the FAFSA will automatically qualify for the 50% match.
Who Can Apply

Available to applicants in any program that demonstrate a financial need, who are unable to cover cost of attendance with alternative resources

Requirements

Must show financial need and are unable to cover cost of attendance with alternative resources

Who Can Apply

Available to Herzing graduates who have re-enrolled in a higher-level degree

Requirements

Alumni may qualify as many times as they re-enroll in a higher-level degree

Who Can Apply

Employees of a business participating in the Herzing Partnerships Program

Requirements
  • Documentation showing proof of employment is required
  • Recipients must be packaged at direct cost (receiving financial aid for tuition and fees only)
Who Can Apply

Herzing is excited to award this scholarship during the season on giving. This scholarship is available to new, current, or re-enrolled student applicants.

Requirements

Must maintain continuous enrollment and submit online form. Recipients are chosen at random. For more information, please contact your Financial Advisor.


Questions?

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1 

Actual semesters to complete are dependent upon university approved transfer credits and program mapping.

2 

Estimated program length, estimated number of semesters, and estimated program shown above are standard by program for each student based on: a student taking a full-time course load each semester, the student not having any transfer credits (from previous Herzing experiences or from other post-secondary institutions), and successful completion of each course.

Current tuition rates for Nursing programs are effective through the Summer 2022 semester, and tuition rates for all non-Nursing programs are effective through the Fall 2022 semester.