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
Social Sciences6
Natural Sciences7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought4
Introduction to Computer Science
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution0-1
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 minimum7-9
Total Credit Hours117-122

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 406Internet-based Information Systems Development3
CSIT 425Database Systems3
CSIT 428Data Communications and Distributed Processing3
CSIT 440Client-side 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
Geographic Information Systems - Principles and Concepts
GIS - Working with GIS 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.