Brief History of Our Program

Dedicated to its motto Ut Prosim  (That I May Serve) Virginia Tech offers the Online Master of Information Technology (MIT) Program to prepare the next generation of leaders in critical and emerging technology fields.

Commissioned more than 17 years ago by the Commonwealth of Virginia, the VT-MIT degree program was created to provide aspiring and experienced IT professionals with the interdisciplinary knowledge they would need to succeed in a rapidly changing world. 

And that pace of change continues to accelerate.

Today, more than 1000 VT-MIT alumni, students and faculty members are engaged at the forefront of engineering, computer science and business to confront and conquer the technological challenges of the 21st century.

Rankings and Acknowledgements


U.S. News & World Report

Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Program

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Top Online Master's in Cyber Security Programs

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U.S. News & World Report

Information Technology Programs for Veterans

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National Security Agency

Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations

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