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Online Master of Information Technology

VTMIT's Expectations of Students

Congratulations on considering graduate study! Considering an advanced degree is an important step, professionally and personally, and your approach to continued learning should include a critical assessment of your commitment and interests. Graduate degree programs require commitment, strong time management skills, discipline, initiative, and the willingness to take responsibility for success and/or failure. When considering an online program, you will need ample supply of these characteristics in addition to the ability to learn in a virtual environment. An online program is not for all students. When considering this program, take the following expectations into account: