Degree Programs

Earn a Carnegie Mellon master's degree in the following areas: 

  • Information Technology–Mobility (MSIT-MOB)
  • Information Technology–Information Security (MSIT-IS)
  • Information Technology–Software Management (MSIT-SM)
  • Information Networking (MSIN)
  • Information Security Technology and Management (MSISTM)

The INI graduate programs equip individuals with a background and interest in technology with the management and strategic thinking skills necessary to assume entrepreneurial and leadership positions in the areas of information networking, information security, mobility and software management.

Our Graduate Programs

Pittsburgh–Silicon Valley MSIT Programs (MSIT-MOB, MSIT-IS, MSIT-SM): As unique bicoastal programs offering three tracks, the MSIT programs blend technology, management and industry experience to prepare students to become intelligent decision-makers in the field of information technology.

The global MSIT program offered is the Kobe MSIT-IS, a dual-degree program offered in partnership with the University of Hyogo in Kobe, Japan.

Pittsburgh MSIN: The MSIN gives students a solid foundation in information networking and introduces students to management, strategic thinking and policy, with the opportunity to study each of these areas in greater depth through electives. 

Pittsburgh MSISTM: Offered exclusively at Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh, the MSISTM program is ideally suited to students who want to assume leadership positions in the information security arena.

The MSISTM program meets the criteria for the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service (SFS) program.

Carnegie Mellon undergraduate students in SCS or ECE may apply to earn an MSIN or MSISTM in one year. Read on.


The Director of Admissions:

Kari Gazdich

Kari Gazdich

Director of Admissions


Office: 222, INI Building

Telephone:(412) 268-9598
Fax: (412) 268-7196

Application Deadlines

Accepting Applications:

Kobe Single Degree program: Apply online.

May 30 deadline for Kobe single-degree program

Past Deadlines:

December 26 deadline for Kobe dual-degree program

February 1 deadline for Pittsburgh and bicoastal programs


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