BS in Computer Information Technology
Do you have a passion for technology? Are you looking for a career that will allow you to use technology to create solutions for real problems that affect real people? If so, then you will want to consider making the decision to earn your online degree in Computer Information Technology (CIT) from BYU-Idaho!
CIT includes the design, development and management of systems within an organization. There is high demand for BYU-Idaho CIT graduates all over the world in all segments of the economy. Organizations large and small need talented, tech-savvy individuals to manage systems, find new and exciting solutions to challenges and lead their teams forward in the ever-evolving world of technology.
STUDENTS WITH THIS DEGREE ARE SUITED FOR CAREERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
- Information Technology Management
- Network Architects
- Network Engineers
- Computer Systems Administrators
- Database Administrators
- Web Developers
- Computer Software Engineers and Developers
- Computer and Information Systems Project Management
To understand more about this program contact our online advising team at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Course Code||Course Name||Credits|
|TAKE THESE CIT CORE COURSES:|
|CIT 160||Introduction to Programming||3|
|CIT 225||Database Design and Development||3|
|CIT 230||Web Frontend Development||3|
|CIT 241||Network Design I||3|
|CIT 260||Object Oriented Programming||3|
|CIT 262||System Analysis and Design||3|
|CIT 270||Systems Security I||3|
|CIT 325||Database Programming||3|
|CIT 352||Operating Systems I||3|
|CIT 353||Operating Systems II||3|
|CIT 360||Object Oriented Development||3|
|CIT 380||Project Management||3|
|COMM 175||Communication Essentials||2|
|Take 6 credits from any CIT 200 level or higher courses not used as part of CIT core.|
|TAKE 1 COURSE:|
|CIT 490||Senior Project||3|
|TAKE THIS COURSE:|
|CIT 495||Senior Practicum||1|
The BS in Computer Information Technology degree can be taken entirely online. Students must complete the 40 credits of required Foundations courses, 51 credits of major courses (listed below) plus 29 additional elective credits to reach a total of 120 credits. Minors or concentrations in the Business Department are also available. Review the course list below or check the University Catalog for specific degree requirements. Check course availability and offerings or contact us today at (208) 496-1800.
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.