2020 Most Affordable Online Master's in Information Technology

2020 Most Affordable Information Technology Masters Degrees Badge

The 24 schools in this list represent the most affordable options for obtaining an online master's degree in information technology. In first place, Middle Georgia State University is the most affordable school, with a tuition rate of $3,825. Courses for MGA's program include Digital Evidence & Cybercrime, Digital Forensics, Distributed Enterprise Software, Ethical Hacking, Network and Cyber Security, and Public Health Informatics. Ranked #2, Northeastern State University offers a M.S. in Library Media & Information Technology at a tuition rate of $4,267 annually.

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Rank School Annual Tuition
# 1 #1 $3,825
# 2 #2 $4,267
# 3 #3 $5,745
# 4 #4 $5,850
# 5 #5 $5,925
# 6 #6 $5,950
# 7 (tie) #7 (tie) $6,300
# 7 (tie) #7 (tie) $6,300
# 9 #9 $6,375
# 10 #10 $6,412
# 11 #11 $6,600
# 12 #12 $6,640
# 13 #13 $7,380
# 14 #14 $7,750
# 15 #15 $8,010
# 16 #16 $8,336
# 17 #17 $8,512
# 18 #18 $8,784
# 19 #19 $9,000
# 20 #20 $9,367
# 21 #21 $10,335
# 22 #22 $10,492
# 23 #23 $10,500
# 24 #24 $10,530
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  • Annual Tuition: $3,825
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 218
  • Example Classes: Digital Evidence & Cybercrime; Digital Forensics; Distributed Enterprise Software; Ethical Hacking; Network and Cyber Security; Public Health Informatics

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Information Technology
  • MS in Information Technology - Critical Infrastructure Management
  • MS in Information Technology - Cyber Security & Digital Forensics
  • MS in Information Technology - Data Analytics
  • MS in Information Technology - Data Science
  • MS in Information Technology - Health Informatics
  • Annual Tuition: $4,267
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,167
  • Example Classes: Acquisition and Organization of Library Materials; Information Resources and Services; Leadership and Public Relations

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.S. in Library Media & Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $5,745
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,146
  • Example Classes: Data Visualization; Database Security & Auditing; Health Information Security; Information Technology Policy and Law; Infrastructure Defense; Wireless Security

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $5,850
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 2,035
  • Example Classes: Data Communications; Emerging Technologies; Information Systems Strategic Planning; Management of Information Systems; Project Management Organizational Framework; Systems Design

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.B.A. in Information Management
  • M.S. in Information Management
  • M.S. in Information Systems
  • M.S. in Information Systems - Enterprise and Application Development
  • M.S. in Information Systems - Web Development
  • M.S. in Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $5,925
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,616
  • Example Classes: Computer Based Instruction & Design for Learning; Copyright Laws for Online Learning and Development; Ethics and Culture Models for Learning Design; Instructional Design; Interactive and Digital Tools for Learning

Online Master's Degrees

  • Masters of Science in Instructional Design and Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $5,950
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,335
  • Example Classes: Applied Research for Professionals; Organizations, Institutions, and Change; Professional Ethics in a Multicultural World

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Professional Studies in Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $6,300
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 8,342
  • Example Classes: Advanced Digital Forensics; Cyber Ethics: Privacy and Intellectual Property; Intrusion Detection and Incident Handling; IT Project Management: Cost and Communications; IT Project Management: Quality and Risk; Object Oriented Applications: Integration, Quality Assurance, and Deployment

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Information Technology Management
  • Master of Science in Accounting - Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Cybersecurity Studies
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Digital Forensics
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Information Assurance and Security
  • Annual Tuition: $6,300
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,352
  • Example Classes: Data Communications; Emerging Technologies; Information Systems Strategic Planning; Information Technology Project Management; Project Management Integration Framework; Telecommunications

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Business Intelligence
  • MS in Information Technology
  • Master of Business Administration - Information Management
  • MS in Information Management - Project Management
  • MS in Information Management Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $6,375
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,114
  • Example Classes: Data Visualization; Database Systems; Digital Media Analytics; Programming for Information Technology; Trends in Information Technology

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $6,412
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 224
  • Example Classes: Cloud Computing from the Ground Up; Data Analysis; Executive Leadership; Network Defense and Countermeasures; Strategic Management

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration - Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Computer Science - Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics - Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Cybersecurity
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Geospatial Intelligence
  • Annual Tuition: $6,600
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 929
  • Example Classes: Applied Cryptography; Data Structures and Algorithms; Decision Science; Machine Learning; Privacy Compliant Systems Design; Traceable Systems and Computer Forensics

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.S. in Computer and Information Science
  • Master of Science in Computer and Information Science - Data Science
  • Master of Science in Computer and Information Science - Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $6,640
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 10,929
  • Example Classes: Advanced Computer Architecture; Communication Technology; IT Project Leadership Strategies; IT Project Management; Strategic Planning For Database Systems

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration in IT Security Management
  • Master of Science in Information Systems - IT Project Management
  • Annual Tuition: $7,380
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 32,516
  • Example Classes: Cyberlaw, Regulations, and Compliance; Disaster Recovery Planning, Prevention and Response; Information Technology Management; Power, Influence and Leadership; Technical Writing; Technological Globalization

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.B.A. Information Technology Management
  • M.S. Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
  • M.S. Information Technology Management
  • Annual Tuition: $7,750
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 10,210
  • Example Classes: Analyzing and Visualizing Data; Business Intelligence; Cloud Computing; Operational Excellence; Organization Leadership and Decision Making

Online Master's Degrees

  • Executive Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $8,010
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 8,087
  • Example Classes: Databases and Data Modeling; Informatics and Information Technology Review to Advance Care; Informatics Project Evaluation/Human Factors; Nursing Informatics Systems Analysis and Design

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Management Information Systems - Business Analytics with Information Technology
  • MS in Management Information Systems
  • MS in Management Information Systems - Concentration in IT Management
  • MS in Management Information Systems - Concentration in Cyber Security Management
  • Annual Tuition: $8,336
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,465
  • Example Classes: Data Management; Information Security and Privacy; Telecommunications and Distributed Networks; Web Programming

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Information Technology and Management
  • Annual Tuition: $8,512
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 21,361
  • Example Classes: Analyzing Big Data; Application Web Frameworks; Developing Security Policy; Information Analysis, Modeling, Representation & Communication (; Managing Intelligent Devices in an Enterprise Environment; Middleware Programming and Database Security

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Information Technology
  • MS in Global Technology and Development
  • MS in Graphic Information Technology
  • MS in Program Evaluation and Data Analytics
  • Annual Tuition: $8,784
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 5,744
  • Example Classes: Analysis, Modeling, and Design; Data Communications and Networking; Data Management; IT Policy and Strategy; Project and Change Management

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Information Systems Technologies
  • MS in Information Systems Technologies - Information Assurance
  • MS in Information Systems Technologies - Management and Management Information Systems
  • MS in Information Systems Technologies - Technology Project Management
  • MS in Information Systems Technologies - Web Design
  • Annual Tuition: $9,000
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 4,422
  • Example Classes: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery; Ethical Considerations in Managing Information Technology; Information Systems and Security; Information Technology Auditing and Assurance; Management Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) Systems; Managing Virtualized and Cloud Systems

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master - Information Technology Management - Cyber Security
  • Master - Information Technology Management
  • Annual Tuition: $9,367
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,105
  • Example Classes: Business Data Communications; Ethics, Law, and Policy in Cyberspace; Mobile Device Forensics; Software Requirements Engineering; Software Testing and Maintenance; Systems Development Process

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.S. in Applied Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $10,335
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,702
  • Example Classes: Change Management and Configuration Control; Global Information and Technology Management; Information Risk Management; Information Systems Strategic Planning; Systems Analysis and Design

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Management Information Systems - Information Technology Management
  • Annual Tuition: $10,492
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 4,127
  • Example Classes: Computer Networks; Computer Security; Database Systems; Human-Computer Interaction; Web Development

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Applied Information Technology
  • MS in Applied Information Technology
  • Annual Tuition: $10,500
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 10,202
  • Example Classes: Digital Ecosystem Infrastructure; Digital Technology and Innovation; Enterprise Data Management; IT risk and security management; Mobile platforms and technologies

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Information Technology Management
  • Master's Degree in IT Management
  • Annual Tuition: $10,530
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,167
  • Example Classes: Computing Platforms and Network Technologies; Ethical Hacking and Response; Mobile Application Development; Planning, Designing and Implementing Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) Solutions; Security Architecture and Design; Software Testing and Quality

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - Databases
  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - IT Security
  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - MS
  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - Software Development
  • Master of Science in Management of Information Systems - Information Technology Project Management
  • Master of Science in Cybersecurity - MS