Information Technology, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
College Algebra 1
Select one course numbered 1883
ENG 101Introduction of Academic Writing3
If ENG 101 is taken as a prerequisite for ENG 102 then only 24 additional hours are required to meet the 27 credit hour minimum in the Distribution Area of General Studies
Social Sciences6
Natural Sciences7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought4
Introduction to Computer Science
Select one course numbered 3883
BS Science-related course requirements
Select one of the following:3-5
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry 1
Applied Calculus I 1
Select one of the following:3
Business Statistics
Elementary Statistics 1
Major Option
Complete all required courses36
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 224
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum4-6
Total Credit Hours117-121

A grade of "C" or above is required for all courses in this Option. In this option, prerequisites are fulfilled when the prerequisite courses have been passed with a "C" or above.

Major Option

Information Technology Core Requirements
CSIT 150Object Oriented Programming3
CSIT 223Information Technology Infrastructure3
CSIT 380Systems Analysis and Design3
CSIT 406Enterprise Web Application Development3
CSIT 425Database Systems3
CSIT 428Data Communications and Distributed Processing3
CSIT 440Interactive Web Application Development3
CSIT 448System Administration3
CSIT 458Computer Security3
CSIT 497Seminar in Information Technology3
Information Technology Electives
Select 6 credit hours of the following:6
CSIT 300-CSIT 499 3
GIScience - Principles and Concepts
Working with GIScience and Spatial Analysis
Remote Sensing of Environment
Website Design
Interactive Media Design
Information Networking Preceptorial
Network Architecture and Telecommunications I
Intermediate Business Intelligence through Data Mining
Software Quality Assurance
Information Systems Strategy and Management
Total Credit Hours36

Students with sufficient preparation may enter the mathematics program at a higher level, reducing the total credit hours needed.


A minor or second major is required for a complete degree program. The number of required electives needed to reach 120 total credit hours overall will depend upon the specific program chosen.


Except CSIT 388.