Walsh College

Dual Degree MBA / MSITL


Dual Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Informational Technology Leadership

The Dual MBA/MSITL incorporates strategic decision-making and systematic approaches in solving complex problems through the Master of Business Administration (MBA) in combination with the Master of Science in Informational Technology Leadership (MSITL) which focuses on educating organizational leaders on how to assess, evaluate, determine, and manage technology choices from a business perspective.

The Dual MBA/MSITL consists of 21 courses for 60 credits.

Graduate Program Launch

All Dual MBA/MSITL students will participate in a required one-day, on-campus orientation program before their classes begin. There will be an overview of your program, a review of student services, team building, and networking opportunities. (0 cr; REQUIRED). The Graduate Program Launch will be held on campus.


Required Courses  (19 courses, 54 credits)

COM 510   Communication and Success Strategies (3 cr)*

QM 520      Business Analytics (3 cr)*

MGT 501    Management (3 cr)

ACC 510     Financial & Managerial Accounting (3 cr)

MKT 550    Marketing Fundamentals (3 cr)

FIN 510      Financial Management (3 cr)

MKT 554    Marketing Management (2 cr)

COM 515    Professional Communications (1 cr)

MGT 565    Operations Management (3 cr)

IT 520         Information Technology (3 cr)

FIN 515      Financial Markets (3 cr)

BL 556       Business Law (3 cr) 

ECN 523    Global Economics (3 cr)

MGT 670   Strategy (3 cr)

MGT 680   Capstone Course (3 cr)

IT 504        Integrated Systems Thinking (3 cr)

IT 551        Fundamentals of Project and Portfolio Management (3 cr)

IT 505        Governance, Risk and Compliance (3 cr)

IT 577        Management of Emerging Technologies (3 cr)

*Both graduate gateway courses (COM 510 and QM 520) must be completed with a “B” (3.000) or higher to continue on in the program. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000 must be earned while in residence.  All other courses must be completed with a “C” (2.000) or higher.


(must choose one concentration: 2 courses, 6 credits)

 Chief Security Officer

Chief Information Officer

Project Management Office

IT 565

Fundamentals of Cyber Security

IT 575

Network and Enterprise Architecture

IT 552

Communication and Financial Management

IT 566

Security Program Management

IT 576

Data and Decision Making

IT 553

Product and Portfolio Management

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