MBA with a Specialization in Information Systems/IT/Technology

In this technologically advanced world, no business can run without solid IT support and proper IT management. An MBA in information technology is designed to educate & develop managers who can effectively manage the planning, design, selection, implementation, usage and administration of emerging and converging information and communications technologies.

Graduates with an MBA in information technology play essential roles on the business team, typically designing and implementing hardware and software solutions to business problems. They hold professional positions in areas such as client/server or web applications development, systems analysis and network administration.

If you want to know what the best schools for an MBA in information technology are, see the below rankings table for a current list of the best business schools for this specialization.

Best MBA Programs in Information Systems: USNews 2021 Rankings

  1. Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper)
  2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan)
  3. University of Arizona (Eller)
  4. University of Texas–Austin (McCombs)
  5. Georgia Institute of Technology (Scheller)
  6. University of Minnesota–Twin Cities (Carlson)
  7. Arizona State University (W.P. Carey)
  8. New York University (Stern)
  9. University of Maryland–College Park (Smith)
  10. University of Pennsylvania (Wharton)


Best MBA Programs in e-Business: Financial Times 2021 Rankings

  1. Iese Business School
  2. Tsinghua University School of Econ and Mgt
  3. Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Antai
  4. Nanyang Business School, NTU Singapore
  5. Shanghai University of Finance and Economics: College of Business
  6. Fudan University School of Management
  7. Ceibs
  8. Cornell University: Johnson
  9. New York University: Stern
  10. Carnegie Mellon: Tepper

Best MBA Programs in IT: Financial Times 2020 Rankings

  1. MIT: Sloan
  2. Georgia Institute of Technology: Scheller
  3. University of Texas at Dallas: Jindal
  4. Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
  5. Carnegie Mellon: Tepper
  6. University of California at Berkeley: Haas
  7. Stanford Graduate School of Business
  8. Boston University: Questrom
  9. Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Antai
  10. University of Southern California: Marshall