Master of Science Applied Technology

The Master of Science in Applied Technology (MSAT) program is a joint degree offered through the School for New Learning (SNL) and the College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM). The program is designed for people who want to deepen their understanding and use of technology while enhancing their skills and knowledge for improving the interface between technology and people in organizational systems. The MSAT program allows students to develop a highly focused set of applied technology skills and enhance their understanding of the organizational, interpersonal and learning issues that characterize today's changing work environment. Students also learn how to help organizations connect their technical and social systems with one another.

Top Industries

Graduates of this degree find work in several areas.

Financial Services




95%of reporting 2016 SNL master’s graduates were employed, continuing education, or not seeking employment within six months of graduation.

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Applied Coursework

Enhance your expertise in applying technology, combine coursework with applied on-the-job projects, and receive coaching and mentoring from university advisors and professional community members.

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Five Specializations

The MS in Applied Technology is designed for working adults, and allows you to choose from one of five specialization areas.

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Online Learning

CDM courses are available for review and playback online.

Admission Process

The graduate application process involves completing an online application, sending in your transcripts and submitting any supplemental material (e.g., letters of recommendation, certifications, etc.). To learn more about your program specific requirements, visit our Graduate Admission page

Admission Requirements

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