Welcome to AIT (Soon to be IST)
Welcome to the Department of Applied Information Technology (soon to be renamed the Department of Information Sciences and Technology). The Department is part of the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University. The department offers BS and MS degrees in Applied Information Technology and participates in the school-wide PhD in Information Technology. We also provide various certificate and concentration options including a concentration in the new inter-disciplinary MS in Data Analytics Engineering offered by VSE and a successful suite of programs for the Intelligence Community. Our programs are uniquely positioned to prepare graduates to succeed in the workforce. Faculty in the department have research interests in cybersecurity, learning analytics, data mining, networking and telecommunications, and educational outreach.