Computer Game Design and Development BS / Information Technology MS

Career and Academic Opportunities:

The Master of Science in Information Technology program enhances students' career options in the management, performance and integration of information technology systems. The career opportunities for MSIT graduates include IT manager, security analyst/engineer, data analyst, health IT management, and application developer, etc.

The double owl pathway will allow BSCGDD students who want to pursue MSIT degree to complete their undergraduate and graduate study within 5 years. With the accelerated pathway, BSCGDD students will not only get their graduate degree in MSIT faster, but also will have wider range of career opportunities at the time of graduation.

Sample Academic Plan

Suggested Timeline

Apply to Double Owl early in Junior year. Apply to Graduate Program in Senior Year by posted graduate program deadline. Students can be identified in Sophomore year and early Junior year (i.e., once students meet -- or are close to meeting --- credit hour and other requirements).

Apply Here

    • GPA: 3.25 in KSU undergraduate coursework
    • 60 hours completed toward Bachelors degree
    • 30 hours completed in residence at KSU
    • Recommendation from 2 KSU faculty
      • Recommendation letters should be emailed to gradccse@kennnesaw.edu
  • Required Course Pairings:

    • IT 6413 to count for Upper Level Major Elective
    • IT 6823 to count for Upper Level Major Elective

    Select one (1) Course Pair from the following:

    • SWE 6623 to count for SWE 3313
      or
    • SWE 6673 to count for SWE 3643
  • For current admission requirements click here.

    • Undergraduate Degree
      • Bachelor of Science in Computer Game Design and Development
    • Department / College
      • Software Engineering / College of Computing and Software Engineering
    • Advising Contact
    • Graduate Degree
      • Master of Science in Information Technology
    • Department / College
      • Information Technology / College of Computing and Software Engineering
    • Advising Contact
      • Lei Li, Graduate Program Director
      • lli13@kennesaw.edu
      • 470-578-3915
      • Rm. 364, J Building
  • Complete the online application here to apply.

    The undergraduate and graduate programs will review your academic record.

    You will receive an email to your KSU student email account with the decision.

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