College of Communication and Information

Information Communication Technology - Masters

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Program Summary

Fall 2021
Application Dates: 07/1/2021
Start Dates: 08/23/2021
Spring 2022
Application Dates: 11/15/2021
Start Dates: 01/10/2022
Cost & Credits
Credits required: 30
Cost per credit: $700.50

Sarah Tamme

Admissions Coordinator

Information Communication Technology

College of Communication and Information

320 Lucille Little Fine Arts Library

Lexington, KY 40506

859-218-0221

  • MS
Acquire the skills and expertise to bridge the gap between the business and technology sides of interactions. The master’s in the Information Communication Technology program focuses on giving graduate students the leadership and management skills necessary for executive and managerial roles.

Program Summary

Fall 2021
Application Dates: 07/1/2021
Start Dates: 08/23/2021
Spring 2022
Application Dates: 11/15/2021
Start Dates: 01/10/2022
Cost & Credits
Credits required: 30
Cost per credit: $700.50

Enhance Your Future with ICT 

There are many opportunities and careers paths in this growing profession. Examples of ICT-related positions include Web Marketing Manager, Digital Strategist, Information Security Analyst, Data Analyst, Information Assurance Analyst, Technical Applications Specialist, Government Technologist, and Computer & Information Systems Manager. Join the School of Information Science at the University of Kentucky and start preparing for your future in ICT today.

Imagine Your Future

Information Security Analysts

Information security analysts plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization’s computer networks and systems.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics | Click the link for more info.

Median Salary

$103,590

per year in 2018

Number of Jobs

131,000

in 2018

10 Year Job Outlook

40,900

new jobs (average)


Applications Requirements

  1. Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  2. A 200-300 word personal statement explaining:
    • Why you are seeking admission to the ICT master's program at the University of Kentucky
    • Why you are interested in a career as an ICT professional.
  3. Resume or CV
  4. Three (3) letters of recommendation.
    • When you apply through the application portal, you will be asked to fill out an online form to submit the contact information of the three people who will be recommending you. The system will contact each person identified and their recommendations will be submitted directly to us. You can check back into your application at any time to see who has submitted a recommendation.
  5. Applicants for whom English is not the native language must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. The minimum acceptable TOEFL score is 550 for the paper-based test, 213 for computer-based test, or 79 for the internet-based test. The minimum IELTS score is 6.5. Submitted scores must be no more than two years old.

While an undergraduate degree in ICT or a related field is preferred, it is not required for admission.
The GRE/GMAT is not required for admission to this program.


Contact

Sarah Tamme

Admissions Coordinator

Information Communication Technology

College of Communication and Information

320 Lucille Little Fine Arts Library

Lexington, KY 40506

859-218-0221

State Authorization & Licensure

If you plan to complete a University of Kentucky online program while living outside of Kentucky, you should check the Out-of-State Students page to determine if the University of Kentucky is authorized to provide this program in your state of residence. If you plan to use the degree to seek licensure, you should also determine if the degree meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.