IT Accelerated Master of Business Administration Program

Establish broad business concepts from an IT perspective and apply that specialized view to problem solving, communication, and hands-on skills with a world class MBA. At the University of Cincinnati, students learn how to manage distinct IT solutions as a leaders in their lines of work. The bachelor's of science in Information Technology offers a wide range of technical skills that will both set students apart from others in their careers, and create a variety of business paths to choose from.

The partnership between the Carl H. Lindner College of Business and the College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services has created a program that:


Enables students to receive instruction in an MBA program that has ranked Top 50 by Bloomsburg Businessweek and No. 1 in the Nation for Best Value by CollegeAtlas in 2015.US News has also ranked this degree in the Top 50.

Accelerate your Education

Get your master's and bachelor's in the same amount of time as the bachelor's.

Information Technology helps drive every business forward.  Having a MBA will advance your career in a field that will have some of the largest salary gains in the next 15 years.

Experience the great advantages of the Co-op program.  Get extensive experience at real organizations which is so coveted in today's world of hiring.

Career Possibilities

Technology has found an integral place in countless areas of modern life. Couple a degree in that with a Master's of Business Administration and you have a lot of careers to choose from. Nearly every business values their digital assets and is willing to invest in it. Students will be equiped to lead their businesses to optimal IT performance with decisions, applications, procedures, and protections. Some examples are:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Manager to various IT Divisions or Departments 
  • Chief Information Security Officer 
  • Consultant
  • Director Information Technology 

Places to work at include technology vendors, financial institutions, higher education, private practice or federal government and several more.


Applications are open on November 1 and close on the last day of February each year.


To apply for IT Accelerated Master of Business Administration Program, please make sure to complete all parts after checking the link:

  • Cover sheet
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Proposed degree plan
  • Resume
  • Unofficial Transcript or Degree Audit

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Lauren Kirgis

Graduate Program Coordinator, School of Information Technology