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Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The information technology major, offered to both day and evening students, is designed to provide both a comprehensive education leading to such initial careers as small business computer manager, microcomputer consultant, desktop publisher, and entrepreneurial software designer and a solid preparation for further academic and professional study in computer science and decision sciences. 

Career Outcomes

The central goal of the Information Technology B.S. degree program in the College of Professional Studies is to provide students the opportunity to obtain an excellent information technology education. 

Recognizing that computer systems and software technology are now integral to organizations of virtually any size, the degree program in information technology is designed to provide the student with broad knowledge and skills in existing information technologies, in new and emerging technologies (and the application and integration of these technologies), and in the administrative practices used in the effective management of these technologies. 

The program is designed to be broad enough that students will be prepared to pursue careers in technical project management and consulting, as well as in computer and information systems administration and management.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Data Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Computer Programming Fundamentals 
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Database Management Systems
  • Systems Analysis
  • HTML and JAVA Script
  • Fundamentals of Cyber Security
  • Introduction to Healthcare Informatics
  • Data Communications
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Healthcare Information Flow and Data Management
  • Introduction to Networks
  • Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Law and Business
  • Principles of Management 
  • Financial Management
  • Principles of Marketing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:

  • Online application
  • Official high school transcript(s) for all high schools attended
  • Official standardized test scores
  • Personal Essay 
  • Letters of Recommendation 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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