Certificate in Computer Information Technology

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BYU-Idaho's online Certificate in Computer Information Technology is designed to give you an introduction to databases, applications, networking and information technology.  With that introduction you can then branch out to pursue further education or an entry level position in the field.

This program provides students with a basic understanding of the fundamentals of information technology.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENTS WITH THIS CERTIFICATE CAN BE SUITED FOR CAREERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Small Businesses
  • Information Technology
  • Corporations

To understand more about this program contact our online advising team at onlineadvising@byui.edu

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
TAKE 5 COURSES:
CIT 110 Introduction to Excel 3
CIT 111 Intro to Databases 3
CIT 160 Introduction to Programming 3
CIT 230 Web Frontend Development 3
CIT 240 Networking 3
CIT 260 Obejct-Oriented Programming 3

The time it takes to complete a BYU-Idaho online program depends on how many credits (or course hours) a student takes each semester. Most courses are worth two or three credits each. A certificate is comprised of 15-19 credits. An associate degree is comprised of 60 credits. And a bachelor's degree is 120 credits.

BYU-Idaho online courses are designed around the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, with learning activities adapted to the online environment. The class progresses together through the semester and there is frequent interaction between students and with the instructor. Courses taught online and on-campus are based on the same learning objectives.

Students who meet admission requirements can apply to begin the next available semester. Visit our Online Admissions page for information about qualifications, application deadlines, and how to apply.