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If you are ready to begin your journey, we are ready for you! Everything you need to get started is right here, so don't delay. Just follow the steps shown below and you will be on your way to a bright future in the IT field.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the Master of Information Technology degree program in Virginia Tech's Graduate School requires that applicants meet the following minimum standards:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.0 of 4.0 in the last 60 hours of course work shown on the applicant's transcripts.
  • The potential to successfully pursue and complete the VTMIT degree program as evidenced by the application, optional letters of recommendation, and/or other material submitted with the application such as professional vitae or resumé
  • Proficiency in using the Java computer programming language, as evidenced by prior course work.
  • Engineering modules (Networking) Networking requires further math and electrical engineering prerequisites.
  • GRE is not required; and that TOEFL is required for those not receiving their bachelor's degree from an American, Canadian, or British university

Students meeting these standards will typically be admitted as regular students. Students with a lower than minimum grade point average or without sufficient programming background may be admitted as provisional students.

The Application Process

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Application Deadlines

To begin: Submit all materials by:
Summer 2014 April 1, 2014
Fall 2014 July 1, 2014
Spring 2015 December 1, 2014

Tuition and Fees

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