TAMPA, Florida – Bisk Education’s University Alliance Online division, America’s largest exclusive provider of multimedia online degree and certificate programs from leading universities, introduces a new Master of Science in Systems Management (MS/SM) online degree program made available through a recent alliance with Florida Institute of Technology, also known as Florida Tech, in Melbourne.
The Florida Tech MS/SM program, offered by the University Alliance Online, is slated to begin this summer and will offer six sessions throughout the year. With the 24/7 availability of this web-based education, students can now obtain their degree anytime, anywhere, with no campus attendance required. The program utilizes convenient online, interactive tools including streaming video lectures, an asynchronous bulletin board and virtual office hours allowing students real-time collaboration with faculty as well as networking with fellow students across the country and throughout the world.
The MS/SM program is designed to help both technical information systems (IS) professionals and professionals from other fields gain expertise in the management of information systems. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment of computer and information systems managers is expected to increase much faster than the average for all occupations through the year 2010. Positions commonly held by MS/SM graduates include E-Commerce Manager, Information Systems Manager, IT Project Leader, Network Administrator, Systems Analyst, Systems Engineer and more. Graduates of Florida Tech’s Computer Sciences programs leave with an extraordinary technical background and have obtained positions with several Fortune 500 companies.
“We are very excited to team our state-of-the-art online education technology and enrollment services with one of America’s finest independent universities, Florida Tech,” said Nathan M. Bisk, founder and chairman of Bisk Education. “The rapid pace of technology development, increase security